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Carmel, Indiana

Carmel City Center is a one million square foot, multi-use project in the heart of Carmel, Indiana.  The project is one piece of a master planned redevelopment of downtown Carmel; inspired and led by Carmel’s

Mayor Jim Brainard and overseen by the Carmel Redevelopment Commission. Carmel City Center is a planned multi-use development project that has become Carmel’s new downtown. This most extraordinary city center offers a lifestyle that includes luxury residences, exceptional retail shops and dining, an elegant cultural village and an oasis of activity, recreation and renewal.


Patriot’s Duties for this project included:

  • Scope of services description:  Auger Cast Pile installation observations for pile length, grout ratio, cage reinforcing steel, penetration rate, withdraw rate and stroke count, grout head and grout pressure
  • Pile load test observations for compression and tension to verify piles are capable to design loads – read dial gages and strain gages
  • Concrete testing for slump, air content, temperature, compressive strength and verification of use of required design mix and concrete placement
  • Reinforcing steel observation for size, location, grade, lapping, spacing, clearance, adequate ties, supports, bars clean.
  • Field Density (compaction) testing for verifying compaction meets site specifications and monitoring lift thicknesses and verifying backfill material is clean
  • Structural Steel inspections for visual bolts, visual welds, ultrasonic testing on welds and steel decking weld inspections
  • On-site field supervisor for testing coordination
  • On-site concrete laboratory for compression strength