Tag Archives: construction

High-Profile Projects – Berkel & Company Contractors showcase extensive capabilities

The San Francisco 49ers’ new Levi’s Stadium and the APM Tunnel Extension at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport are just two recent projects that called for the proven expertise and experience of the Berkel & Company Contractors Inc. team of professionals. Both projects were prominent in the public eye and…

ROC Equipment – On the Cutting Edge of Drilled Shaft Technology

ROC Equipment is on the cutting edge of drilled shaft technology. As the sole North American distributor for BUMA CE CO., LTD, ROC sells and rents casing oscillators, rotators, reverse circulation drilling machines (RCDs), digging and service cranes, complete drill spreads, sectional casing, section tremie pipe, and all other support…

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…

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…