Monthly Archives: April 2017

What Are Steel Tubular Piles?

Written on April 28, 2017 at 11:30 am, by

The quality of your building project relies on the right foundations, which is why we’re here to help you understand the different options available to you and the advantages of each. Steel tubular piles are large hollow tubes that are hammered into the ground using a form of proficient modern accelerated hammer. Steel tubular piles  Continue Reading »

The History of Helical Piles

Written on April 18, 2017 at 7:30 am, by

Originating in the 1830s, helical pile elements were used effectively around the globe to bear a range of major civil engineering structures. They were invented and first used by a blind, Irish engineer named Alexander Mitchell, who recognised how effective they were at constructing lighthouses, beacons, ship moorings and other structures that sit on mud  Continue Reading »

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