Pile Driving Vibrations and Building Damage

Under unfavorable conditions, the installation of piles or sheet piles can cause damage to buildings or other structures on the ground. Frequently, such damage is attributed to vibrations of the building itself. Many countries have national or international standards for assessing the risk of vibration damage to buildings. Since these…

New apartment coming to Osborne Village

  Today, Sandhu Developments are digging 63 piles with this Watson drill rig to construct a three-storey apartment in Osborne Village. 373 River Avenue Apartments will include balconies, large windows and underground parking. Learn more at sandhudevelopments.com.

Pile Dynamics complete revamps its Pile Driving Analyzer® system

Pile Dynamics has recently announced the release of a new model of Pile Driving Analyzer® (PDA) System, the PDA-8G, billing it as the culmination of a complete redesign effort of the most widely employed system for Dynamic Load Tests of any type of deep foundation.  Like previous PDAs, this 8th…

Atlas Copco B7-41 Hurricane boosters, high penetration rates, small footprints

Atlas Copco’s B7-41/1000 Hurricane boosters help drill and service crews achieve high penetration rates with small equipment footprints. The boosters’ small footprints also make them easy to transport between drilling and service sites. Atlas Copco featured the B7-41 Hurricane boosters during the Permian Basin International Oil Show in Odessa, Texas,…