Underpinning and Shoring of the Historic Howard Theatre in Washington, DC

by Morgan A. Eddy, (M.ASCE), Engineering Manager; Steele Foundation LLC, Washington DC, morgan@steelefoundationllc.com,
Carlos M. Englert, (A.M.ASCE),

Serial Information: Geo-Strata —Geo Institute of ASCE, 2014, Vol. 18, Issue 3, Pg. 34-38

Document Type: Feature article


The Howard Theatre was constructed in 1910 at 620 T Street, NW in Washington, DC. In 2010, a group of sponsoring organizations and developers put together a $17.1 million plan to revitalize the Theatre. The idea was to update it with the latest technologies while maintaining the Theatre's iconic presence.

Subject Headings: Underpinning | Shoring | Public buildings


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