Fulton Public Library System Capital Improvement (CIP) Phase 2 Geotechnical Materials Testing and Special Inspection Services

Atlanta, GA | 2017 – 2020

Scope of Services

  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Construction Materials Testing

Notable Accomplishments

Oasis performed only the work which was necessary to fulfill project requirements, even though the budget would have allowed for numerous excess activities. As a result, Oasis helped Fulton County save over $700,000 during the renovation and construction of 22 Atlanta-Fulton Public Libraries.

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Project summary

In 2017, Oasis Consulting Services (Oasis) was retained to perform Geotechnical Materials Testing and Special Inspection Services for the renovation of 22 libraries for Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System CIP Phase II.

Geotechnical, materials testing and special inspections services required under this contract included at a minimum:

– NPDES tests and inspections/monitoring (Level 1B Certification as issued by Georgia Soil and Water Conservation Commission)
– Soil testing and inspections
– Concrete testing and inspections
– Structural steel testing and inspections
– Masonry testing and inspections
– Wood construction inspections
– Pile and pier foundation inspections
– Storefront, curtain wall, and leak testing and inspection
– Sprayed fire-resistant materials inspections
– Mastic and intumescent fire-resistant coatings inspections
– Seismic and/or wind resistance testing and inspections
– Load tests on rooftop anchorage systems
– Special Inspections and tests as determined by the design/build team

Services were performed in accordance with Chapter 17 of the latest adopted version of the International Building Code, as amended by the State of Georgia, and in accordance with all applicable local, State and Federal laws, standards, and codes.

Oasis provided geotechnical services for the following Schools:

– Adams Park Library
– Adamsville-Collier Heights Library
– Buckhead Library
– Central Library
– Cleveland Avenue Library
– College Park Library
– Dogwood Branch Library
– Robert E. Fulton Ocee Library
– East Atlanta Library
– East Point Library
– Fairburn Library
– Hapeville Library
– Kirkwood Branch Library
– Mechanicsville Library
– Northeast Spruill Oaks Library
– Northside Library
– Ponce de Leon Library
– Roswell Branch Library
– Sandy Springs Library
– Southwest Branch Library
– Washington Park Branch Library
– West End Branch Library