Residential


Grande 2The Grande at Santa Fe Place

This project consisted of two 39-story, cast-in-place concrete residential towers located in downtown San Diego.  The structures are supported by a reinforced concrete mat foundation that required California’s largest single structural concrete placement of 14,000 cubic yards.

Christian Wheeler Engineering provided special inspection and testing of the concrete placement, reinforcing steel, welding, below grade waterproofing, building envelope, and roofing during construction.

Alta Centrum Apartments

This project, completed in 2011, included the construction of two four-story wood-frame residential structures and a steel-frame recreational structure above two levels of below grade parking.

Christian Wheeler Engineering provided third party review of the contract documents and observation of the installation of various components of the building envelope system to verify compliance with the project documents and industry standards.

UCSD Revelle College Apartments

This project included the construction of three cast-in-place concrete residential structures of 5-,8- and 10-stories, totaling 132,000 sf of student housing.  Special features included rooftop gardens.

15th & Commercial (Father Joe’s Villages)

This twelve-story, cast-in-place concrete structure has three levels of subterranean parking and provides 342 units of affordable housing along with supportive services for San Diegans with special needs.

Christian Wheeler Engineering provided below-grade waterproofing quality assurance services during construction of the subterranean parking garage.