Shelby Macomb Medical Mall

Shelby Township, Michigan

The Shelby Macomb Medical Mall  is located on a highly visible plot of land at the corner of a major intersection. Construction included a 160,000 square foot, three-story medical office building with a full basement on a footprint of only 40,000 square feet.

Fast Facts

Services Provided

Geotechnical Engineering
Foundation Design
Construction Engineering

Challenges/Solutions

  • Subsurface soils consist of soft blue clay, requiring a deep foundation system.
  • G2 designed an auger cast foundation system consisting of 325 24-inch diameter augercast piles extending 20 feet below the basement elevation.
  • Groundwater was encountered during excavation operations and a clay dike was recommended to seal off groundwater into the basement excavation.

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