Publication Abstract




Proceedings of the International Conference on Deep Foundations, Seepage Control and Remediation (41st Annual), 2016, New York, NY-Deep Foundations Track, (DFI)

TURNING THE VALLEY OF ASHES INTO A TENNIS HAVEN: THE DEVELOPMENT HISTORY OF THE USTA SITE IN QUEENS, NY
Alfred H. Brand, Sissy Nikolaou, Pablo V. Lopez, Athena C. Denivo, Michael McMaster

The paper presents the history of development of the United States Tennis Association (USTA) site, focusing on geotechnical, geoseismic, and foundation engineering challenges associated with it. The site is located at the Flushing Meadows Corona Park area


 article #2522; publication #1023 (AM-2016-DF)