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Sports Arena and Parking Deck – North Eastern US

Micropile construction commenced with a detailed review and understanding of the micropile construction specification and project drawings. Dimensions of permanent materials including casing and all-thread-bar are common for all types of micropiles. For rock bonded micropiles, the minimum embedment into [ Read More… ]

Sports Arena and Parking Deck – North 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

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

State Road Highway Grouting

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

State Road Highway Grouting

Retail Shopping Center – North Eastern US

Micropile construction commenced with a detailed review and understanding of the micropile construction specification and project drawings. Dimensions of permanent materials including casing, all-thread-bar, are common for all types of micropiles. For rock bonded micropiles, the minimum embedment into rock [ Read More… ]

Retail Shopping Center – North Eastern US

KY Lock Addition

The Kentucky Lock is an existing 600 foot long navigation lock located on the Tennessee River near Grand Rivers, Kentucky. The US Army Corps of Engineers constructed a new 1,200 foot long navigation lock landward of the existing lock. The [ Read More… ]

KY Lock Addition

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

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

Recreational Pier and Hotel – Eastern US

Pressure grouted micropiles are most often utilized when subsurface conditions consist of a sandy/silty consistency. The injection of grout under pressure allows bonding to the subsurface strata to add load-bearing capacity.

Recreational Pier and Hotel – Eastern US

Parking Garage – Mall Expansion – North Eastern US

The project was the expansion of an existing parking lot to a high capacity parking garage located at very busy, high-end shopping mall. The construction challenges associated with the expansion included both geotechnical aspects of the subsurface, and impacts to [ Read More… ]

Parking Garage – Mall Expansion – North Eastern US