New College Academic Building
Early in the conception of a project, the Owner and designers may be more influenced by spatial and social concepts than what’s underground. “We’ll just graze that water main”, they say as they place the footprint on the map. As a contractor, you’re going to have to wrestle with the pipes, the potential for causing inconvenience or necessitating expensive enabling work. Vinci SubVision Solid™ can be instrumental in validating your logistics during the marketing phase. Show the Owner that you are conscious of the locations of underground obstructions and have a plan for dealing with them. This example shows how bank retention responds to an existing water main and utility tunnel.
This page last modified Thursday 26 May 2011.