Category Archives: Traditional foundation failures

What we were up to last week…

Our helical pier can be used to support just about any type of structure in just about any location.  Last week was a perfect example of what we can do…. Monday – Aside from our regular deck jobs we started … Continue reading

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The Techno Metal Post Difference

When installing helical piers, often they need to be installed deeper than the lead section is long. This allows the piers to be installed into deeper better bearing soils to support your structures properly. There are two ways to add … 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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