Category Archives: Industry News

B.C. invests $59,000 in trades training to pile drivers Local 2404

The Province of British Columbia announced yesterday that it has invested, through the Industry Training Authority (ITA), $59,000 in the Pile Drivers, Divers, Bridge, Dock and Wharf Local Union 2404 for skills training seats in the piledriver and bridgeworker apprenticeship program. The investment will fund 52 piledriver and bridgeworker seats through…

Piscsalko invited to White House

The White House National Economic Council, Office of Science and Technology Policy, and Office of Management and Budget have invited Pile Dynamics, Inc (PDI) president George Piscsalko, P.E., to the White House Forum on Connecting Regional Innovation Ecosystems to Federal and National Labs. The forum, to take place on Tuesday,…

ECA Acquires Pile Equipment, Expands Southeastern U.S. Territory

Equipment Corporation of America (ECA), a leading distributor of foundation construction equipment, acquired Pile Equipment of Green Cove Springs, Fla. on August 13, 2015. The acquisition allows ECA to expand its full complement of specialty foundation construction machinery to Florida, Georgia, and Alabama. Pile Equipment had established a reputation as…

CONDUCTOR INSTALLATION SERVICES INSTALLS DIRECTIONAL CONDUCTORS OFFSHORE AUSTRALIA

  Conductor Installation Services (CIS), an Acteon company that provides hammer services to install conductors and drive piles, has successfully installed directional conductors to form the basis of two new production wells as part of a major project offshore Australia. Although CIS has installed directional conductors for numerous operators around the world,…