Rehabilitation of a 173' radial brick chimney
Nearly 50% of the exterior mortar joints, between the two radial brick boiler chimneys at the University, were in a deteriorated condition. GCI repaired more than 22,000 lineal feet of mortar joints in conjunction with nearly 300 bricks being replaced throughout the structures.
- Perform more than 22,000 lineal feet of mortar joint repairs
- Install new / replacement components to the existing Lightning Protection Systems; such as new Air Terminals, down lead anchors, and encircling cable
- Removal and replacement of (6) six existing bolted flange-type reinforcing bands with new lap weld-type reinforcing bands at the same elevations
- Remove approximately 300 severely cracked or spalled brick units and replaced with new radial brick