Bank of Italy

Westbank Corp., one of North America’s leading mixed-use real estate development companies, retained Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. to assist in evaluating the quality of soil slated for excavation from the building’s existing basement. Built in 1925, the 14-story Bank of Italy Building is an historic downtown San Jose landmark, and one of the oldest towers […]

BART Mandela Station

Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. provided environmental consulting services for the West Oakland BART Mandela Station development, including soil, groundwater, and soil vapor sampling. Based on the results, Cornerstone prepared a Removal Action Workplan (RAW) that described the general methods to prepare the site for residential use. The mixed-use development is expected to create hundreds of […]

Pittsburg Avenue Warehouse

The Real Estate Group of Ares Management Corporation retained Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. to provide geotechnical investigation services for their distribution warehouse project at 500 Pittsburg Avenue in Richmond, CA. Cornerstone evaluated site conditions and provided recommendations for site development and levee improvements. In addition, during construction, Cornerstone monitored and provided feedback and observation services […]

Google Offices at Midpoint

Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. is providing geotechnical engineering services at Midpoint @ 237, an office and manufacturing campus in the Silicon Valley “Golden Triangle.” Originally retained by real estate developer Trammell Crow, Cornerstone continues to provide geotechnical services for Google. The new campus consists of five parcels, totaling approximately 57 acres, and includes three Class A advance manufacturing buildings […]

Mathilda Commons Office Campus

Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. was retained by the Jay Paul Company to provide geotechnical and environmental services at Mathilda Commons, a new office campus in Sunnyvale, California. Our services included a geotechnical investigation and observation and testing during construction. We also provided environmental consulting consisting of design and observation of the vapor mitigation system installed during construction. The […]

LinkedIn Office Campus

JP DiNapoli Companies, Inc., and Kilroy Realty Corporation retained Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. to provide environmental and geotechnical services for the development of a 611,025 square foot office campus for LinkedIn in Mountain View, CA. The project consists of two 6-story buildings, one 4-story building, and one 5-story parking garage. An existing 3-story building will remain on-site. The project […]

Communications Hill

Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. continues to provide geotechnical and geologic services for KB Home Northern California for Phases 3 and 4 at the Communications Hill development in San Jose, CA. Cornerstone has worked closely with KB Home’s project design team since 2014, including HMH Civil Engineers and XL Engineering. Communications Hill is a mixed-use project designed to create up […]

Facebook MPK 22

Facebook MPK 22

Facebook retained Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. to provide environmental and geotechnical services for the development of their MPK 22 building in Menlo Park, CA. The approximately 457,000 square foot, 4-story office building, and eight-story, 1,750-stall parking garage were designed by Architect Frank Gehry, known for his postmodern designs, including the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles and the […]

Facebook Willow Village

Facebook and their development partner, Signature Development Group, retained Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. to provide environmental services for the development of Willow Village in Menlo Park, CA. The Willow Village Master Plan Project would demolish existing buildings and landscaping and construct new buildings, open space, and infrastructure within a Residential/Shopping District, Town Square District, and Campus District. The Proposed […]

Autobahn Motors

Cornerstone Earth Group, Inc. performed Geotechnical Investigation for Underwood & Rosenblum, Inc. and Sonic Automotive for the Autobahn Dealership in Belmont, California. Our field exploration consisted of both conventional borings and Cone Penetration Tests that required coordinating efforts with the San Mateo County Environmental Health Division. The project required demolition of the existing dealership and constructing a new, approximately 57,000-square-foot, dealership […]