ROCK RIVER RAPIDS
GSI Helps Communities Build Infrastructure and Economic-Enhancing Facilities
When the City of Derby began the development and construction of Rock River Rapids, an attraction designed to build tourism and bring more professionals to the area, GSI was an integral partner in providing engineering services for this important addition to the economic growth of the city.
GSI Donates Services For 5-Acre Recreational Park
Rock River Rapids features water rides, amusements, pavillions, concessions, swimming pools and bath houses in a contemporary park setting. GSI partnered with the City of Derby, GSI on the project and donated their geotechnical engineering services to support the community.
Geotechnical Tests and Investigations
GSI's services included subsurface investigations and recommendations for many of the park's building foundations. They also provided construction materials testing for soils, concrete and asphalt used developing and grading the site, construction of the pools, waterslides and buildings, landscaping ...even the parking lots!