3-9 Steeple Street Renovations – Providence RI

3-9 Steeple Street Renovations 1Client: Capital Properties, Inc.
100 Dexter Road
East Providence, RI 02914
Completion Date: 2010
Total Project Value: $2,000,000

Relevant Project Features:

  • Prepared the Existing Conditions Plans
  • Served as the Structural Engineer for the renovations which included Engineered Lumber, Steel, and Concrete
  • Integrated the new structural components into the historical structure
  • Worked in cooperation with the Owner, Architect, and Contractor on a fast-track schedule

3-9 Steeple Street Renovations 2

RT Group, Inc. (RTG) was retained by Capital Properties, Inc. to provide Professional Engineering services for the renovations to an historical industrial building in Providence, RI. Renovations included a full exterior restoration and the installation of a new elevator and stair towers to accommodate future office tenants.

RTG served as the Structural Engineer on the Project TEAM and was also responsible for collecting and compiling existing conditions information and preparing the project base plan.

This Project faced several challenges. 3-9 Steeple Street Renovations 3Because of the fast-track schedule set by the Owner, the design phase coincided with the construction phase. This required a cooperative effort between the Owner, the Team, and the Contractor. Throughout the construction, RTG responded in a timely manner to and addressed the structural issues as they emerged.