First United Methodist Church

New Community Church Barn Retrofit
August 22, 2017
Cascade Community Church Expansion
August 22, 2017

First United Methodist Church

Location: Seattle, Washington

This project involved construction of a new 26,400-square-foot church and an adjoining 143-stall concrete parking garage that also contains a 7,000-square-foot urban outreach center. The three-story facility includes a 500-seat sanctuary, administrative offices, Narthex, Fellowship Hall, classrooms, and meeting rooms.  ORA was engaged to provide testing and inspection of the following items:

  • Tieback grout
  • Soil nail grout
  • Shoring system welding
  • Reinforced concrete
  • Post-tensioned concrete
  • Shotcrete
  • Reinforced masonry
  • Brick veneer
  • Epoxy grouting
  • Anchor bolt installation
  • Grouting of base plates
  • Lateral framing
  • Steel decking
  • Structural steel fabrication and erection
  • Spray-applied fireproofing
  • Floor flatness/ floor levelness evaluation