Copyright © 2011-17 Helical Pile World, LLC.  All Rights Reserved.

Home | Engineers | Manufacturers | Installation Contractors | News | Technical Advisors | Contact Us

Links | Advertise | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy

Helical Pile World eNews Subscription Home Helical Pile World - The Global Information Source For The Helical Pier Industry


Advertise on Helical Pile World.com Helical Pile Testing - ICC-ES Certification - CTL Thompson DIGGA USA Pengo Drive Motors

Foundation Supportworks’ Don Deardorff, P.E. Paper on Geotechnical Investigation Guidelines for Helical Pile Designs

Foundation Supportworks senior geotechnical engineer, Don Deardorff, P.E., provides insight on the value of having thorough soil investigations in order to identify suitable bearing stratum for helical pile foundation designs.  History has shown that without thorough and accurate soil investigations, projects often times are saddled with unplanned additional costs associated with change orders for the helical pile foundation plan.

Click here to read Mr. Deardorff’s paper

Readers are invited to provide comments and feedback on Mr. Deardorff’s paper, and comments can be sent directly to Foundation Supportworks or to HelicalPileWorld.com or to both.

Click here to send comments to Foundation Supportworks

Click here to send comments to HelicalPileWorld.com