Installing Screw Displacement Piles

Posted by Gary Seider on Apr 12, 2018 9:50:41 AM

As the CHANCE® Drivecast™ screw displacement pile is rotated into the ground, it compresses the soil laterally, creating a void which is immediately filled with grout maintained in the reservoir. The schedule 80 centralized shaft replaces the rebar cage as column reinforcement. 

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Topics: Foundations

What are Continuous Flight Auger Piles Costing You?

Posted by Gary Seider on Apr 4, 2018 3:46:00 PM

Construction crews and installers face a significant investment financially and time-wise when working with Continuous Flight Auger piles. For installation alone, the process is tenfold.

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Topics: Foundations

Evaluating Utility Foundations During Storm Restoration

Posted by Hubbell Power Systems on Sep 20, 2017 11:29:53 AM

Rising water can damage or weaken existing transmission line and substation utility foundations. In flooded areas, drilled shafts and driven piles need to be inspected to determine if damage has occurred as a result of erosion. Here’s what you need to check:

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Topics: Anchors, Foundations