SSEZ - 3 Functional Buildings

Time Period: 08/2015 – 10/2015

Location: Special Sihanoukville Economic Zone (SSEZ) in Sihanoukville, Cambodia

Building Industry Sector: Tourism & Entertainment Development Project  

Project Scope:  

  • 3 Functional Buildings in order to implement hotel and casino development projects and operations 
  • Development Company's Corporate Office Building with GFA appr. 1500m2 
  • Casino Training Building with GFA appr. 1000m2 
  • Commercial Laundry with GFA appr. 4000m2 (max. capacity 100 to/day) 

Construction Costs: 

  • Corporate Office: appr. 1,5 Mio USD 
  • Training Building: appr. 1 Mio. USD 
  • Laundry: appr. 12 Mio USD

Scope of Services

Geotechnical Investigation Services provided in order to perform: 
  • Planning and Design of Building Foundations 

Detailed Geotechnical Investigation Services performed: 
  • Drilling of 3 Onshore Boreholes (appr. 20 m depth) 
  • Performing of SPT Field Tests at each Borehole (in total 21 tests) 
  • Performing of Field Vane Shear Tests  
  • Undisturbed Soil Sampling (in total 28 samples) 
  • Rock Coring and Sampling (in total 15m rock core samples) 
  • Ground Water Sampling 
  • Piezometer for measuring ground water pressure over 10 days interval  
  • Laboratory Testing to obtain 
    • Soil classification and identification such as gradation analysis, Attenberg’s limits, density, specific gravity, void ratio, degree of saturation, etc. 
    • Engineering properties such as consolidation characteristics, unconfined compressive strength, triaxial shear strength, etc.  
    • Rock classification and strength properties 
    • Ground water chemical analysis
  • Geotechnical Investigation Report (Executive Summary; Field Test & Laboratory Test Results of Soil, Rock and Groundwater; Evaluation of  Conditions and Parameters for Soil, Rock and Groundwater; Conclusions &  Recommendations on Foundation Methods)