Category Archives: Deck jobs

Another tough helical deck pier installation…

The versatility of our small helical pier installation machine revealed itself again on a recent winter job. As far as job sites go, this one had multiple challenges – tight access, a steep hill and piers installed on multiple levels. … Continue reading

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Impact driven ‘mini-pile’ failure in Anchorage

Earlier this summer we received a phone call from a client who had recently hired a local company to construct a small deck. The deck was supported by 2 impact driven mini piles in very wet clay soils. After the … Continue reading

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Techno Metal Post is featured on the cover of “Profesional Deck Builder” Magazine

We are happy to share that Techno Metal Post is featured in Professional Deck Builder Magazine’s online edition. Our R2D installation machine even made the cover!!! Greg DiBenardo; one of our fellow operators in Northwest New Jersey, wrote an excellent … Continue reading

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Homer City Hall and the inevitable – rocks…

What about rocks? That is a question that we get all the time. Rocks are a trick for any foundation and we learned first hand on this local Homer job that rocks can in fact be worked around with Techno … Continue reading

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Another installation for an enlarged deck

We have had a busy week at Techno Metal Post Alaska and this post will highlight a quick job we did for a homeowner that is going to extend their existing deck out a bit further. We installed 6 P1 … Continue reading

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Setting our Techno Metal Posts under an existing deck

On an recent job where we set posts for an addition, the owner wanted 3 post set for a future deck that will come off the addition. We were able to take off the existing decking and install our post … Continue reading

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Our first job is complete!!

Before our machine and equipment arrived we had pre-sold several jobs.  This one in Anchorage was for a simple low deck in the back yard of this house for Alaskan Sons Construction of Wasilla. Due to our frost, we have … Continue reading

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