Displacement of Landmark Building Resulting from Adjacent Construction Activities

by Jacek K. Leznicki, (M.ASCE), Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Inc, New York, United States,
Robert G. Gaibrois, (M.ASCE), Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Inc, New York, United States,
Melvin I. Esrig, (M.ASCE), Woodward-Clyde Consultants, Inc, New York, United States,



Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Vertical and Horizontal Deformations of Foundations and Embankments

Abstract: This paper describes the observations and presents comments related to the measurement of settlement and the avoidance of damage to a historic structure in the City of New York from adjacent construction activities during an 80-week monitoring period from June 1988 to January 1990.

Subject Headings: Construction management | Structural analysis | Displacement (mechanics) | Soil settlement | History and Heritage | Structural settlement | Historic sites | Urban areas | Historic buildings | North America | United States | New York | New York City

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