Printing Press Foundation Packaging Graphics LLC Pawtucket RI

Printing Press Foundation 1Client: R.P. Iannuccillo and Sons Construction
70 Calverly Street
Providence, RI 02908
Completion Date: 2008
Total Project Value: NA

Relevant Project Features:

  • Completed Structural Design for the new Printing Press
  • Prepared Plans and Specifications for Construction
  • Provided Construction Observation

Printing Press Foundation 2

RT Group, Inc. (RTG) was retained by R.P. Iannuccillo and Sons Construction Company (RPI) to provide Professional Engineering Services for the design of a new reinforced concrete slab foundation for a new Printing Press.

RTG was responsible for completing all structural design, preparing plans and specifications for construction, and providing construction observation.

Printing Press Foundation 3Special design requirements included a vertical design load of 536,000 lbs and dynamic loading to accommodate the high speed moving parts of the printing press. Very tight tolerances for both settlement and deflection were also accommodated for in the design.