THE SHORTBREAD LOFTS

Chapel Hill, NC

Project Description
Summit Design and Engineering Services provided Special Inspections and Construction Materials Testing for this seven story 144,290 SF reinforced concrete, structural masonry and structural steel building. It contains 85 rental dwelling units consisting of a total of 134,911 SF, with rental units ranging in size from 800 SF to 1700 SF and contains 6,485 SF of street level retail and commercial space and 2,894 SF of other space for services and entrance foyers. Summit provided the following services: Geotechnical Engineer of Record, soils and construction materials sampling and laboratory testing, footing bearing evaluation, concrete sampling and testing, laboratory compressive strength testing of concrete, mortar, and grout, bolt tension testing and steel inspection.
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