Location: South End, Boston MA
Owner: Boston University
Completion Date: September, 2006
General Contractor: Turner/McCarthy
Vital Statistics: Shaft Diameters: 3' and 4'
Shaft Depth: 160'
This federally funded research facility was the next significant addition to Boston University's growing South End Medical Center complex. A total of fifty 3' and 4' shafts were constructed to depths in excess of 160'. Drilling conditions included 30' penetrations into weathered argillite with diabase intrusions.