Belfiore Condominiums
Houston, Texas

GES provided Construction Materials Testing services for Belfiore Condominiums, a 26-story high rise apartment building. The structure included a 2,800 CY mat foundation with cast in place, post-tension reinforced concrete decks. The project included a 52,000 SF underground parking area and an underground stormwater definition vault with soldier pile supported side walls and a post-tension reinforced roof.

GES’ testing and inspection scope during construction included foundation, pavement and utility earthwork, cast in place concrete, conventional and post-tension concrete reinforcing, masonry, and structural steel inspections. GES also assisted the concrete contractor with the casting and testing of concrete sample cylinders for development of maturity meter strength curves.