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Benefits of dynamic pile testing

By Garland Likins, P.E. Any structure is only as good as its foundation. For a deep foundation to perform satisfactorily, it must have adequate geotechnical capacity to support the applied load and lack structural defects. If the foundation fails, it must be remediated or the structure demolished and eventually replaced….

APE Drilling’s Texas piling facility opens for guests from U.S., Canada and Mexico

By Jesse DuBord We felt excited to see our APE Piling plant come to life like never before. For the first time ever we opened the doors of our pile manufacturing facility to the public, and invited guests from across the Americas to join us in a festive and fun…

“Girls need to be encouraged as much as boys”

International Women in Engineering Day in August focused attention on the amazing careers in engineering and technical roles for girls, and celebrated the achievements of outstanding female engineers. To mark the event, we asked three Keller colleagues from around the world to share their experiences as female engineers. Katja Maihold…

Liebherr’s biggest rotary drilling rig begins work on Kuala Lumpur project

  A new Liebherr LB 44-510 rotary drilling rig, the manufacturer’s largest, is amongst a fleet of foundations equipment being deployed by Aneka Jaringan on the Sentral Suites project in Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian foundations and geotechnical specialist Aneka Jaringan Sdn Bhd is using a newly delivered Liebherr LB 44-510 rotary…