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Techno Metal Post Receives Revisions for the Company’s ICC-ES ESR-3418 Evaluation Report
Techno Metal Post (www.technometalpost.com) Helical Foundation System manufactured by TECHNO-PIEUX INC, recently received a revision of the company’s evaluation report ESR-3418 from ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES). The revised ESR-3418 covers the use of multiple helices as combinations of two (2) or three (3) helices of 8, 10 or 12 inches diameter into the helical pile lead sections and the use of a 9 inch reinforced coupling.
ESR-3418 includes two of the company’s 3.50” diameter helical pile products - with wall thickness of either .216” (5.5mm) or .300” (7.6mm), and the certified helical pile products are P3-8, P3-10 and P3-12. In addition, the following bracket products are reviewed under ESR-3418 - PC5, PC6, PC8, PU4, PU4B, PU5B, PSC6, PSC8, PIB6 and PIB8.
“TECHNO-PIEUX INC can now reference the evaluation report to ensure building officials and the building industry that the product meets I-Code requirements,” said ICC-ES president, Shahin Moinian. “Building departments have a long history of using evaluation reports, and ICC-ES operates as a technical resource with the highest quality of product review for the building department. Final approval of building products is always in the hands of the local regulatory agency,” Moinian added.
As part of the certification process, ICC-ES engineers thoroughly examined TECHNO-PIEUX INC’s product information, test reports, calculations, quality control methods and other factors to ensure the product is code-compliant. “Our Company is committed to providing high-quality products that satisfy a standardized testing and certification process and providing excellent customer service,” says Pascal Marceau, Senior Engineer and President of TECHNO-PIEUX INC.
TECHNO-PIEUX, INC. has a network of over 125 independent dealers-installers located in several countries including the United States, Canada, France, Belgium, Switzerland, Spain and New Zealand.
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