Deep Foundations

Deep Foundations

Drilled Shafts: Construction Procedures by FHWA

This publication is intended to provide a resource for engineers responsible for the selection and design of drilled shaft foundations for transportation structures and as a text for use with the three day short course on the subject presented by the National Highway Institute (Course No. 132014). This document represents […]

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125 Safety Tips for Pile Bucks

Brought to you by American Pile Driving Equipment (APE). This video describes 125 Safety Tips for pile bucks to use when they are on the job. All of these tips can be valuable for saving on job site injuries and financial loss due to equipment accidents.

Deep Foundations

Pile Driving by Pile Buck

Pile Driving by Pile Buck is designed to be the comprehensive guide to driven piles and the equipment used to drive and test them. Driven piles are the oldest type of deep foundation in use; they not only predate the Industrial Revolution, they predate literate civilization. Many structures have stood […]

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Pile Points

OF COURSE YOU DONT NEED PILE POINTS! In addition to pile points, pile splicers will extend H-Pile, Pipe and Prestressed Concrete Piles to increasingly longer lengths. Both can speed pile installation, aid in giving excellent structural support, as well as helping to reduce costly construction time. For the most part, […]