Ardagh Silo Roof Slab Structural Assessment

Port Allegany, NY

Project Objective

The client requested a structural engineering evaluation in order to assess the structural integrity and extent of deterioration to the batch tower building roof slab.

Unique Project Features

The batch tower building is six stories tall with access to a roof level. The building walls, floor slabs, and roof slab are constructed with reinforced concrete. The roof level and distributing floor level supports sorting and conveying equipment used in the glass making process.

Encorus Group Solution

Encorus staff performed an on-site investigation to assess the structure, review of available information, and recommendations for repair. A report was issued to the client.

Specific Project Tasks

  • Perform Site inspections to assess conditions
  • Review of available information
  • Provide recommendations for repair