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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 slap stand areas Project PDF Project The permeation grout project is at the …

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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 …

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A Solid Commercial Foundation Starts with Vibro Stone Columns

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Featured Projects, Vibro Stone Columns by John Topa

Vibro stone columns offer general contractors in the State of Florida, a more sustainable and economical alternative for solid commercial deep foundations as opposed to deep and piling foundation solutions. They are designed with complex engineering techniques and bypass many ground issues by strengthening and densifying weak compacted soils in-situ.

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Compaction Grout: Duke Energy, Crystal River, FL

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

Duke Energy Crystal River, FL CLIENT: Duke Energy ENGINEER: S&ME MARKET: Industrial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICE: Compaction Grout Ground Improvement for Nuclear Power Facility Improvement of the sandy/silty soils 87 Compaction Grout Points Project PDF Project The compaction grout project is a nuclear power plant located in Crystal River, FL. This project consisted of the design and construction of a …

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Vibro Stone Columns and Compaction Grout: Multi-Use Commercial Building, Ocoee, FL

In Commercial Blog Posts, Commercial Projects, Compaction Grout, Featured Projects, Ground Improvement, Vibro Stone Columns by John Topa

Ocoee City Center Ocoee, FL CLIENT: Randall Construction ENGINEER: Raad-Tannous Engineering Group MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICE: Vibro, Compaction Grout Ground Improvement for a Multi-Use Complex Improvement of the sandy/silty soils Allowable soil bearing capacity of 6,000 psf Project PDF Project The project is a multi-use complex, including retail space, office space, restaurants, multi-level condominiums/ apartments (9 stories tall), …

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Chemical Grout: Commercial Medical Building, Tampa, FL

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

Hamdan Medical Building Tampa, FL CLIENT: Hamdan Medical ENGINEER: Award Engineering MARKET: Commercial SOLUTION: Ground Improvement SERVICE: Chemical Grout Soil stabilization for a 1 story medical building All 635 grout injection points were inside the building 31,565.5 +/- pounds of chemical grout injected Project PDF Project The project is a single-story, metal frame, office building with stucco cover, interior steel …