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New Construction Foundation with Grouted Helical Piles in Constrained Site

New Construction Foundation with Grouted Helical Piles in Constrained Site

Because of the ability to transfer the structure load to deep, stable soils, engineers are...

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Helical Tieback Anchors Used to Reinforce Soldier Pile Wall

Helical Tieback Anchors Used to Reinforce Soldier Pile Wall

Major renovations to Rickards High School in Tallahassee, Florida included two new classroom...

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Take Matters (into your own hands): Grouted Helical Pile Case Study

Take Matters (into your own hands): Grouted Helical Pile Case Study

Challenge Accepted: A pedestrian bridge abutment that could handle the load of a 20,000 lb....

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Limited Access Remediation Accomplished with Custom Installing Unit

Limited Access Remediation Accomplished with Custom Installing Unit

Built in 1852, the Monticello High School (also known as the Jefferson Academy and Jefferson County...

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High Capacity Grouted Piles in Limited Access Application

High Capacity Grouted Piles in Limited Access Application

Complex Soil Counts Soil borings are important! Borings revealed that site had a soft layer of sand...

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Naval Station Mayport Missile Magazine Replacements [Case Study]

Naval Station Mayport Missile Magazine Replacements [Case Study]

Located on the Atlantic coast near Jacksonville, Florida, Naval Station Mayport was commissioned in...

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Size Matters: Big or Small, Helical Piles get the Job Done

Size Matters: Big or Small, Helical Piles get the Job Done

One of the clear advantages to helical piles is their size. Anyone familiar with the technology...

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Using Helical Piles for Earthquake Remediation

Using Helical Piles for Earthquake Remediation

In September 2010, a 7.1 Mw earthquake struck Christchurch, New Zealand, followed by a second six...

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Seismic Zone Foundation System

Seismic Zone Foundation System

The proposed expansion of the BoDean Company Asphalt Plant, located on two acres in Santa Rosa,...

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Water Tank Support [Case Study]

Water Tank Support [Case Study]

A 120,000 gallon water tank installation on alluvial soil for a middle school in Touchet,...

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Mine Subsidence Repair [Case Study]

Mine Subsidence Repair [Case Study]

A new house was constructed in West Virginia, but within a year it was clear that one corner of the...

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Deep Foundation for a New Construction – on Weathered Rock [A Case Study]

Deep Foundation for a New Construction – on Weathered Rock [A Case Study]

The Southside Community Development & Housing Corporation initiated an affordable housing...

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Historic Remediation with Helical Piles

Historic Remediation with Helical Piles

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s new juvenile facility and training academy was opened...

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High Capacity Helical Pile Construction at Dry Tortugas National Park

High Capacity Helical Pile Construction at Dry Tortugas National Park

Dry Tortugas National Park is home to historic Fort Jefferson which was constructed for the...

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