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Dam Stabilization – Eastern US

The installation of 28 permanent rock anchors and 109 passive dowels on the face and crest of the dam associated with the remediation efforts to improve dam stability. The structure is under the governance of the state Fish and Boat Commission [ Read More… ]

Dam Stabilization – Eastern US

Pilot Holes for Large Diameter Holes for High-Capacity Strand Anchors in a Dam

Project required an 8” diameter pilot hole for each of the 278 high-capacity post-tensioned strand anchors that were installed in a 15” diameter final hole.

Pilot Holes for Large Diameter Holes for High-Capacity Strand Anchors in a Dam

Large Scale Temporary Shoring Wall for Dam Rehabilitation

This project called for the installation of a temporary Soldier Pile and Lagging wall for soil retention for the rehabilitation and construction of a new spillway for a dam.

Large Scale Temporary Shoring Wall for Dam Rehabilitation

New Ragged Mountain Dam

The New Ragged Mountain Dam is located approximately 4 miles west of the Charlottesville, Virginia. The project included construction of a new earthen dam, an adjacent tunnel system and raw water pipeline to serve as the principal spillway for the new [ Read More… ]

New Ragged Mountain Dam

Water Treatment Tank Support – Northeastern US

Anchor construction commences with a detailed review and understanding of the anchor construction specification and project drawings. Dimensions and properties of permanent materials including all-thread-bar, plates and grout are determined. Additionally, for rock bonded anchors, the minimum embedment into rock, [ Read More… ]

Water Treatment Tank Support – Northeastern US

Precision Drilled Vertical Pilot Holes for Blind Bore Shaft Development

Project required the drilling of thirty-four 17.5” diameter pilot holes for future 96” diameter pump shafts that would be drilled utilizing blind bore techniques. The pilot holes were drilled in two passes with the initial 8” hole being drilled using [ Read More… ]

Precision Drilled Vertical Pilot Holes for Blind Bore Shaft Development

Sinkhole Grouting

Limited mobility grout is injected into void spaces within soil or rock, soft soils, or the soil-filled cavities of the bedrock, to improve the subsurface soil and rock conditions by filling the void spaces and replacing soft, loose soils with [ Read More… ]

Sinkhole Grouting

Dam Safety Assurance

This project called for the installation of 278 high-capacity, post-tensioned, multi-strand rock anchors. The anchors ranged in size up to 61-strands with test loads approaching 3000 kips. The anchors were installed in 15-inch diameter boreholes to deviation tolerances of less [ Read More… ]

Dam Safety Assurance

Slope Stabilization and Site Restoration

The project required a wall to retard a slide along a section of railway track. Due to space constraints, a pipe pile and lagging wall was selected to accomplish this task.

Slope Stabilization and Site Restoration

Precision Vertical Monolith Joint Drilling for Dam Waterstop Repair

The project required drilling two 8” diameter holes for the installation of new waterstops between the selected monolith joints within the dam structure. The holes were required to precisely follow the vertical joints between the monoliths and to deviate no [ Read More… ]

Precision Vertical Monolith Joint Drilling for Dam Waterstop Repair