Geotechnical Project Summary

Project Name: Signature Point
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
Facility Type: Residential
GEM Services: Geotechnical Exploration
Phase 1 Environmental Assessment
Construction Materials Testing

Project Description:

GEM is participating in the design and construction of a new 30 acre, 304 condominium community bordered by English Station Road, I-64 and I-265 in Louisville, Kentucky. GEM has provided a wide range of services for the project including: a Phase I environmental site assessment; a study to identify sinkholes at the site and to develop recommendations for stabilizing sinkholes and other karst features; a geotechnical exploration focusing on identification of expansive soils and developing recommendations for limiting the effects of these materials on the new development; an earthwork study to identify topsoil depths, areas of rock excavation and suitable fill borrow areas; and construction material testing including fill compaction, sinkhole remediation, dewatering, foundation soil bearing capacity, evaluation, lime stabilization, and concrete testing.

Signature Point
Signature Point