Client: City of Stow

Architect: Brandstetter Carroll Zofcin, Inc.

Construction Value: $1.7 million

Location: Stow, Ohio

Highlights Include:

  • Construction manager for this 2-story Fire/EMS Station.
  • Project included a hose tower.
  • A challenge with this project was the presence of unstable soils that had to be addressed.  To prepare for building construction, a helical pier and grade beam system was installed, which involved drilling to a depth of 14 inches to reach stable conditions. Installed steel beams and then filled with concrete.
  • A geo-grid system was also installed to stabilize the critical site drive areas.