Civil inspections are imperative to a building’s structural integrity. Beginning at the excavation stage of your project, AMAA will be on-site to confirm all construction activity is performed in compliance with approved project plans. AMAA provides comprehensive civil inspection services to get your project from subsurface to ground level, including but not limited to: structural pile installations for retaining walls, footings and foundations, sheeting, shoring and bracing for excavations, underpinning of existing adjacent structures, and soil fill, placement and testing. In conjunction with its licensed and accredited lab, AMAA helps to ensures a proper foundation for your project’s success.

Civil Inspection Services:

  • Subgrade Inspection as per BC 1704.7.1:
    • Compaction Testing
  • Subsurface Conditions – Fill Placement & In-Place as per BC 1704.7.2, BC 1704.7.3:
    • Density Testing
  • Subsurface Investigations (Borings/Test Pits) as per BC 1704.7.4
  • Deep Foundation Elements as per BC 1704.8
  • Helical Piles as per BC 1704.8.5
  • Vertical Masonry Foundation Elements as per BC 1704.9
  • Excavations—Sheeting, Shoring, and Bracing as per BC 1704.20.2
  • Underpinning as per BC 1704.20.3
  • Mechanical Demolition as per BC 1704.20.4
  • Raising and Moving of a Building as per BC 1704.20.5
  • Soil Percolation Test - Private On-Site Storm Water Drainage Disposal Systems, and Detention Facilities as per BC 1704.21.1.2
  • Private On-Site Storm Water Drainage Disposal Systems, and Detention Facilities Installation as per BC 1704.21.2
  • Individual On-Site Private Sewage Disposal Systems Installation as per BC 1704.22
  • Soil Percolation Test – Individual On-Site Private Sewage Disposal Systems as per BC 1704.22
  • Flood Zone Compliance (attach FEMA elevation/dry floodproofing certificate where applicable) as per BC 1704.29
  • Post-installed Anchors (BB# 2014-2018, 2014-2019) as per BC 1704.32:
    • Anchors Pull-Testing
  • Footing and Foundation as per BC 110.3.1