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Foundation Fix – Wolf Creek Dam project seeks to stop leaks far below the surface Pt. 2

A Better Fix The $402 million barrier wall project currently underway started in 2008. It was awarded by the USACE to Treviicos-Soletanche Joint Venture (TSJV), a Treviicos-led partnership between Boston-based Treviicos, the North American subsidiary of Trevi headquartered in Italy, and Soletanche Construction, a subsidiary of Soletanche-Bachy of France. It…

Foundation Fix – Wolf Creek Dam project seeks to stop leaks far below the surface Pt. 1

When Kentucky’s Wolf Creek Dam was built in the 1940s, no one knew the extent of the troubles that lurked below the surface. Lacking the sophisticated tools and equipment that today allow for detailed evaluations of foundation conditions, Wolf Creek Dam’s original designers and builders felt certain that the cutoff…

New issue of Soilmec Journal Available

The most recent issue of the Soilmec Journal is now available. Published twice a year by Soilmec S.p.A., the journal reports on international projects and important new Soilmec products and technology. This issue’s cover story describes developments in Copenhagen’s Cityringen Metro Project, one of Europe’s largest construction jobs, which will…

Custom Microdrilling Training at Your Site – Now Available

Our customers get the best value from their Soilmec rigs and equipment when their operators are properly trained. The training seminars we offered in 2012 were so successful that we’re planning something new—special seminars on microdrilling tailored specifically for your staff and project requirements! Seminars will be developed and presented…