This issue of Pile Buck features: – Bidding with today’s technology – Test methods for driven piles – Weight handling equipment guide – More on Randle Reef construction – Plus Job Stories! Click here to view the issue!
Pile Dynamics, Inc, (PDI) has committed to an educational effort in the Quality Control of Deep Foundations for 2018. We are hosting One Day Workshops throughout the US and Canada to review the importance and benefits of Deep Foundation testing from pre-installation to post- installation, including the economics and codes […]
Hawthorne, NJ: Registration is open for the DFI 43rd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations, October 24-27, 2017, at the Hilton Hotel in Anaheim, Calif. The theme of the conference is Mastering the Challenge: Engineering for Complex Loading Conditions in the 21st Century. The conference features technical presentations on innovations and […]
This issue of Pile Buck features: – Basics of coastal engineering – Cranes and derricks: operator qualification and certification – Pile driving: protection of adjoining property during operation – Marine cone fenders – Drilling at Canada’s largest transit expansion – Plus Job Stories! Click here to view the issue!
The T46-7 Telescopic handler and XPower wheel loaders receive awards in the “Excellent Product Design” category Striking, functional designs won over the panel of expert judges In Frankfurt (Germany) – Liebherr received the 2018 German Design Award in the “Excellent Product Design” category for its T46-7 telescopic handler and its […]
Hawthorne, NJ: Dan Brown, P.E., president of DFI and president of Dan Brown and Associates, presented four President’s Awards at a luncheon during the DFI 42nd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations in New Orleans on October 24-27. Established in 2016, the award is given at the discretion of the DFI […]
Based at Nottingham in England, Dynamic Ground Solutions, DGS, operates nationwide providing a wide range of engineered ground solutions to the construction industry. From soil stabilisation and modification through to reinforced earth wall construction and performance testing of ground conditions, the company is able to provide almost any solution allowing […]
Hawthorne, N.J.: Almost 1,000 attendees from around the world joined DFI at its 42nd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations, October 24-27, in New Orleans. The conference featured more than 75 technical presentations, 120+ exhibits of innovative products and services, technical committee and working group meetings, poster presentations, networking events and […]
Static load testing is used to evaluate the load resistance behavior of deep foundations prior to structure construction. Static Load Tests can be performed to validate foundation design assumptions regarding the axial compression or axial tension resistance provided by a deep foundation element, or its deflected shape under a lateral […]
This issue of Pile Buck features: – Seattle’s Waterfront Seawall Project – Differing Site Conditions: What is Type II? – Screw Displacement Piles – Best of Pile Buck Cartoons – Improving Dock at Kennedy Space Center – Plus Job Stories! Click here to view the issue!