Monthly Archives: February 2016

Helical Screw Piles May Prevent Earthquake Structural Damage

Written on February 9, 2016 at 8:31 am, by

A recent ongoing study on helical screw piles led by the Deep Foundations Institute (DFI), which began in May 2015, may help initiate changes to the International Building Code (IBC). ┬áSpecifically, it seeks to demonstrate the structural value of using helical screw piles as foundation solutions in areas with high seismic activity. ┬áLet’s look further  Continue Reading »

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