Marion County Courthouse Square & Bus Mall Remediation, Salem, OR

MCE’s scope of services included providing a complete investigation and analysis of the existing structure in order to determine the cause of the problems and provide options for remediation.

For this five-story building, MCE provided a complete investigation and analysis of the existing structure in order to determine the cause of problems and provide options for remediation. MCE reviewed the original construction documents and construction administration documentation. The final phase of this project consisted of providing the owner with several options for remediation. Options included strengthening deficient elements within the structure, and also options for demolition or partial demolition and reconstruction. Additionally, cost estimates for each option were provided for assistance in determining the option that would provide the greatest benefit-cost ratio for the owner.