Okan Group has commenced soil testing at the downtown Miami property where they plan a 73-story tower in the shape of a tulip.
As of this week, a truck from engineering firm NV5 was on the site.
In October, Miami’s Urban Development Review Board voted to recommend approval of the 956-foot tower, which would include a 300-room five-star hotel and 353 luxury residences.
Demolition of an older building on the site was completed over the last few weeks.
The land is a short distance from both Miami Wordcenter and MiamiCentral: