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Deep foundation work in Frastanz using new Liebherr piling and drilling rig Sheet pile installation on an area of 7,500 m2 LRB 355 excels through high level of flexibility Nenzing (Austria) October 2016 – A new piling and drilling rig from Liebherr was recently applied close to its manufacturing site in Western Austria. The LRB […]
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Pittsburgh, Pa.: Equipment Corporation of America (ECA), a leading distributor of foundation construction equipment, has named John Hayes Sales Manager of its Southeast Region. He will manage all business development and sales activities for customers in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, and the Caribbean from the firm’s Green Cove Springs, Florida location. Hayes has spent the majority of his career in […]
Schrobenhausen, Germany – With the ValueLine and PremiumLine, BAUER Maschinen GmbH is offering two drilling rig lines that address the most diverse customer-specific requirements. While the ValueLine rigs are optimized for Kelly drilling, the PremiumLine comprises highly modern, multi-function machines for all different kinds of applications in specialist foundation engineering. With the BAUER BG 46 […]
The National Park Service closed the USS Arizona Memorial in mid-June to replace the visitor’s dock. Bellingham Marine, world renowned marina builder worked with award winning dock system engineer, Redpoint Structures to develop an innovative design for the new landing at the national monument. Honolulu, Hawaii, USA – On June 14th the National Park Service closed the national […]
Nenzing (Austria), October 2016 – Keller Grundbau GmbH, the engineering company assigned to carry out the decommissioning project for EnKK in Neckarwestheim, Germany, chose three Liebherr drilling rigs type LB28-320 and LB 36-410 for the challenging foundation work involved. In Neckarwestheim the company Keller Grundbau GmbH is carrying out the foundation work for the new […]
Hawthorne, NJ: DFI has released a free, 187-page report from a workshop on quality assurance practices for acceptance of post-grouted drilled shafts organized by DFI in partnership with the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and with support from the International Association of Foundation Drilling (ADSC). The 1.5-day workshop was held […]
Schrobenhausen, Germany – Bauer foundation piles support the glass dome of the Reichstag building in Berlin, Germany; the 828-meter-tall Burj Khalifa in Dubai stands on Bauer foundation piles – Bauer has influenced specialist foundation engineering since the mid 20th century. 40 years ago, a rotary drilling rig that outshone every other competitor’s equipment arrived on […]
Merco Marine has just added a brand new product to our long list of quality dock and marina products made right here in the USA! Merco Marine now offers a heavy duty white P profile vinyl dock edging that is non marking, has UV and mold inhibitors, and comes in easy to install 4′ sections. […]