Client: Braves Construction Company, LLC
NOVA is providing geotechnical and materials testing services for the new Atlanta Braves Ballpark, parking deck, and surrounding mixed-use development. Truist Park will have 41,500 seats and is designed to maximize sightlines, making every seat feel like the “best in the house”. The Braves will open the 2017 season at SunTrust Park.
The NOVA team has provided foundation recommendations for the ballpark which accounted for a wide range of loading conditions and support conditions. An in-situ seismic shear wave survey was also performed at the site, and a site-specific ground motion analysis was performed to aid in the seismic portion of the structure design. NOVA provided geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing services during the placement of +1,000,000 cubic yards of fill, all special inspections and materials testing.
NOVA provided waterproofing design recommendations for the design team, reviewed contract submittals and design specifications, are currently providing special inspections and construction materials testing, which includes approximately 45,000+ cubic yards of concrete.
Services Provided: Geotechnical Engineering, Special Inspections, Materials Testing, Roof and Building Envelope Consulting