Moore & Bruggink, teamed with Carl Walker and SME Geotechnical Engineers, has provided the econstruction engineering for the Eenhorn Corporation’s Plaza Towers in assessing flood damage from the April 2013 downtown Grand Rapids high river levels.
This Team developed criteria for necessary repairs and implementing modifications which will limit future flooding. The Moore & Bruggink portions of the design package included parking garage underdrain and pressure relief system redesign, floor drain system redesign and storm pump analysis and replacement. Plans, specifications and assistance with City permitting were provided.
Construction engineering for the construction currently underway includes providing submittal review, installation observation, and final inspection punchlisting.