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This project consisted of five breasting dolphins and two mooring dolphins. The ground conditions made it impossible for the 36-inch diameter piling to be driven to the depth required for adequate loading. Therefore, the piling had to be anchored to bedrock on the ocean floor. CTS Materials used: Breasting Dolphins…
Bridging Pitkins Curve: Atlas Copco’s Symmetrix system is helping to bridge the gap at Pitkins Curve on California’s Highway 1.
By Scott Ellenbecker California’s State Route 1, often called Highway 1, is one of the most scenic routes in the world for its rugged beauty. However, the Big Sur coastline it follows is geologically active and unstable. Broken and weak rocks are covered with eroded soils highly prone to landslides….