Category Archives: Industry News

Pile Master Air Hammers Hit the Pile Driving Market

Foundation Hammers, LLC, has breathed new life into the Pile Master Air Hammer line. Originally designed for the dock building industry, the product line has been expanded to suit the entire pile driving industry.  “Many air hammers are very heavy, require a lot of air to operate, and are not…

Construction and Integrity Testing of the Drilled Shafts on Fremont

Malcolm Drilling installed the drilled shafts from the existing grade using a Bauer BG46 drill rig with a 263-ft (80.2 metre) long Kelly bar. Since the overburden soil layers consisted of loose manmade fill, including old wooden piles, and several sand lenses to depths of about 80 feet (24.4 metres), temporary…

ECA names service managers in U.S. and Canada

Equipment Corporation of America (ECA), a leading distributor of specialty foundation equipment, has named several service managers at its branches in the United States and Canada.  Chris McCune has been promoted to service manager at ECA Pittsburgh after working as a Service Technician at the branch since 2016. McCune’s background in…

ECA Promotes Sciortino to Northeast Regional Sales Manager

BEquipment Corporation of America (ECA), a leading distributor of specialty foundation equipment, has promoted Anthony Sciortino to Northeast Regional Sales Manager. He will manage all of the firm’s product lines in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island.  Sciortino came to ECA when the company acquired New…