Category Archives: Industry News

APE Drilling takes on the big apple with its Geo-Exchange System

APE recently teamed up with Lita Construction to install 22 each 7.625″ diameter pile at a 40′ depth to support a 19′-6″ tall cantilevered retaining wall. This wall was constructed in efforts to expand the usable square footage of a residential lot over looking the East River. American Piledriving Equipment…

APE is bringing virtual reality to ConExpo 2017

American Piledriving Equipment Inc. (APE) been working closely with Ziaphos, a visual media production agency, to bring foundation construction into the digital age. virtual reality, or VR, has made a stunning re-emergence into the market last year. APE’s innovative team has taken this cutting edge technology and produced two exciting VR experiences…

Quality Control – Loadtest’s innovative RIM-Cell verifies shaft performance

Loadtest’s legacy is best represented by its historical commitment to innovation and continuous development of the Genuine Osterberg Cell, or O-Cell, and its numerous and storied applications in the deep foundation industry. The development of the method and its related analyses were instrumental in enabling increased design capacities for drilled…

ECA Expands Product Line with ALLU Soil Stabilization Equipment

Equipment Corporation of America (ECA), a leading distributor of foundation construction equipment, has expanded its offerings to drilling and pile driving contractors to include the PMX Power Mixer and PF Pressure Feeder Soil Stabilization Systems from ALLU Group Inc. This partnership, executed in October 2016, gives ECA exclusive rights to sell…