H. B. Fleming at the future site of Maine Veterans’ Homes in Augusta

Owner: Maine Veterans Homes

Partner: Cianbro/VJS Construction Services

Type: Commercial Building

Location: Augusta, Maine

Project Description: H.B. Fleming provided foundation engineering for the construction of new memory care, long-term care, and assisted living facilities, and a new community center.

Challenge: Design-build a deep foundation installation as a more cost-effective alternative to pile driving. 

Solution: We installed approximately 1,600 rigid inclusions to increase the bearing capacity of in situ soils and support the new building foundations.