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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

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

Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade – Central 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 pressure grouted micropiles, the minimum bond length is [ Read More… ]

Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade – Central US

Railroad Slope Stabilization

To rectify a slip along a section of railway track a wall was required. Due to space constraints, a pipe pile and lagging wall installation was deemed appropriate to accomplish the task.

Railroad Slope Stabilization

High-Rise Student Housing Complex

CDE was called on for the installation of an earth retention system to allow the construction of a two-story below grade parking garage to serve as the foundation for a new high-rise student housing facility. To meet the requirements of [ Read More… ]

High-Rise Student Housing Complex

Midwest Retail Store Construction

Coastal was selected to perform the abandoned mine void grouting as part of the construction of a retail store located near Centerville, Iowa. Due to the abandoned mine being flooded, the project required strict erosion and sediment controls to deal [ Read More… ]

Midwest Retail Store Construction

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

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

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

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