Cuartel de Ballajá

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Project Overview

MFS provided the Oficina Estatal de Conservación Histórica with a structural analysis and structural investigation of the damaged rooftop, walls, and beams of the Cuartel de Ballajá.

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Ballaja Rendering
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Project Details

The Cuartel de Ballajá is a three-story masonry building with an approximate footprint of 75,000 sq ft constructed in 1864. The sustainable green roof construction consisted of placing observation and sitting areas, walkways, and solar panels, all surrounded with sedum green roof cover on the rooftop of the Ballajá.


  • Owner:
    Oficina Estatal de Conservación Histórica
    • Client:
      Oficina Estatal de Conservación Histórica

Services Provided

  • MFS provides professional structural engineering services, working closely with private and public clients and contractors to engineer cost-efficient structural systems, often in challenging site conditions, while consistently maintaining the integrity of tight project schedules.