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Compaction Grout: Community Center, Ocala, FL

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Featured Projects, Ground Improvement by John Topa

Ocala Community Center Ocala, FL CLIENT: R.L. Burns Inc. ENGINEER: Terracon Consultants MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICE: Compaction Grout   Ground Improvement for a new community center Over 1,500 cubic yards of grouting utilized at an approximate depth of 25 ft. Project PDF Project The project is new construction two story community center building (Mary Sue Rich Community Center) …

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Discover A Superior Seawall Drainage Solution – Jet Filters

In Commercial Blog Posts, Ground Improvement, Poly Foam Grout, Residential Blog Posts by John Topa

Living directly on the waterfront in Tampa, Sarasota, or other Florida cities can be idyllic most of the time. However, to continue enjoying the complete living experience that your home’s location provides, you will need to protect it from the damaging forces of powerful elements. The concrete seawall that supports the ground that your home sits on will eventually be …

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Poly Foam: Luxury Apartment Complex Pool Deck, St. Petersburg, FL

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Featured Projects, Poly Foam Grout by John Topa

Inlet Bay Luxury Apartments St. Petersburg, FL CLIENT: UDR Inc. MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICE: Poly Foam   Soil stabilization for a luxury apartment complex pool deck Over 1,200 lbs of poly foam grout injected underneath pool deck Project PDF Project The project is a luxury apartment complex pool deck in need of soil stabilization and ground improvement. Challenge …

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How Helical Pier Foundation Repair Works

In Commercial Blog Posts, Residential Blog Posts by John Topa

Do you own residential or commercial buildings that could benefit from the installation of helical piers? There are several telltale signs that your structure is experiencing foundation problems due to soil shifts that piers could correct. In this post, we will detail how helical piers work. Retaining Wall Collapse When your Florida contractor added a retaining wall to the property, …

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Helical Piers: Sirata Beach Hotel, St. Pete Beach, FL

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Deep Foundations, Featured Projects, Helical Piers by John Topa

Sirata Beach Resort Hotel St. Pete Beach, FL CLIENT: T & G Constructors ENGINEER: ECS Florida MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Deep Foundation SERVICE: Helical Piers Deep foundation for a commercial resort pool 56 helical piers installed to support pool Piers installed to a minimum depth of 12 ft below surface Project PDF Project The project is a commercial resort pool in …

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Build Practically Anywhere with Pre-Construction Helical Piers

In Commercial Blog Posts, Deep Foundations, Helical Piers by John Topa

Previously, helical pier (aka helical pile) construction was an extremely burdensome endeavor, however, technological advancements in this industry have changed all that. Today, with helical piers, you can begin new construction projects almost anywhere. Use Helical Piers to Protect Your Building’s Foundation Whether you are preparing to construct retail complexes, industrial buildings, schools, commercial buildings, residential properties, or bridges, you …

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Permeation Grout: NASA, Cape Canaveral, FL

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Featured Projects, Ground Improvement, Permeation Grout by John Topa

NASA Kennedy Space Center Cape Canaveral, FL CLIENT: NASA Kennedy Space Center ENGINEER: Universal Engineering Sciences MARKET: Industrial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICE: Permeation Grout Ground Improvement for NASA Kennedy Space Center Improvement of the loose/medium dense soils Low pressure permeation grout injections spaced 4 feet across the Launch Complex Project PDF Project The permeation grout project is at the NASA …

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Helical Piers: Go Mobile Flooring, Tampa, FL

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Deep Foundations, Helical Piers by John Topa

Go Mobile Flooring Tampa, FL CLIENT: Matcon Construction MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Deep Foundation SERVICE: Helical Piers Deep Foundation for a Retail Building Installed (51) 12”x14”x14” triple helix design, 7”x7”x1/2” top plate Total footage installed 1389 Avg Termination foot lbs of torque 7,000. with depth ranging from 20-50ft Project PDF Project The project is a commercial retail building. The Geotechnical Engineer …