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HPW is Pleased to Welcome Helical Pile Manufacturer Cyntech Group to Our Site

Cyntech Group, with manufacturing operations in both Canada and the U.S., is the most recent helical pile manufacturer to recognize the value of participating on HPW . . . more

HPW Takes A Close Up Look at Thirteen Helical Pile Manufacturers’ Products

HPW presents a detailed look at helical pile products manufactured by thirteen of the industry’s leading manufacturers - ECP, Cyntech Group, GoliathTech, Helical Anchors, Inc., Hubbell Power Systems - Chance, IDEAL Foundation Systems, MacLean Power Systems - Civil Products Division, Patriot Foundation Systems, PierTech, Ram Jack Systems Distribution, Roterra Piling, Foundation Supportworks, and Techno Metal Post . . . more

Helical Pile Industry 2020 Review and 2021 Outlook

Recently HPW conducted a survey that included seven helical pile manufacturers and three distributors to gather data and insight into sales volume activity in 2020 versus 2019.  The survey also includes the groups’ outlook and forecasts for sales in 2021 . . . more

HPW is Pleased to Welcome Helical Pile Manufacturer Roterra Piling to Our Site

Roterra Piling with operations in both Canada and the U.S. is the latest helical pile manufacturer to recognize the value of participating on HPW . . . more

Helical Pile Industry 2019 Review and 2020 Outlook

Recently HPW conducted a survey that included seven helical pile manufacturers and three distributors to gather data and insight into sales volume activity in 2019 versus 2018.  The survey also includes the groups’ outlook and forecasts for sales in 2020 . . . more

HPW-DFI Helical Piles Tiebacks Anchors Tradeshow & Educational Seminar Gets Rave Reviews from Attendees & Exhibitors Who Wanted to Know When & Where the Next Event Will Happen

Every once in a while a good idea comes along, and somehow the good idea takes shape and becomes something real with some purpose and value . . . more

Helical Pile Industry 2018 Review and 2019 Outlook

Recently HPW conducted a survey that included seven helical pile manufacturers and three distributors to gather data and insight into sales volume activity in 2018 versus 2017.  The survey also includes the groups’ outlook and forecasts for sales in 2019 . . . more

Review of Average Installed Helical Pile Prices Across the United States

In 2016 HPW published an article about the results of our initial survey on the average prices in the U.S. for installed 20’ deep helical piles for two applications - new construction piles and remedial/foundation repair piles.  Earlier this year we received an email from a contractor who suggested the prices reported in that  article should be reviewed as he suggested that prices have risen since then - at least in his neck of the woods . . . more

Helical Piles and Earthquakes

After the next big one hits in North America, will the helical pile industry be prepared to definitively document how structures supported by helical pile products were affected?  HPW proposes to start a database of structures built upon, anchored or underpinned in high seismic zones in North America . . . more

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NEW  HPW-DFI Helical Piles-Tiebacks-Anchors Trade Show & Educational Seminar in Bonner Springs Kansas was a Huge Success & Received Very Positive Reviews from Attendees & Exhibitors

Over (240) people from six countries enjoyed two full days of technical presentations from industry experts and live demonstrations of helical pile installations, dynamic and static load tests and equipment manufacturers demonstrations . . . learn more here & watch the drone video

Recently Released Paper - An Experimental Evaluation of Helical Piles as a Liquefaction-Induced Building Settlement Mitigation Measure

Dr. Motamed and his associates released a paper that details the results of conducting simulations of a liquefaction event using a 2.9 meter tall laminar soil box located at Powell Laboratory at UC San Diego facility . . . more

*** 228,158 Helical Piles to be Installed on One Project ***

HPW would like to know if anyone anywhere in the world is aware of a helical pile project where the total number of the helical piles installed was more than 228,158, which is the predicted total to be installed for the Travers Solar Farm Project in Alberta, Canada . . . more

DFI Helical Piles & Tiebacks Committee Sends Request to City of Los Angeles for Approval of Helical Piles for New Construction Projects

The DFI Helical Piles & Tiebacks Committee Chair, Mark Bryant, recently sent a letter on behalf of the committee to the Permit and Engineering Bureau LADBS Office requesting an amendment of LABC Section 1810.3.1.5 to reflect the acceptance of helicals piles as referenced in CBC Section 1810.3.1.5 . . . learn more



NEW  Coastal Foundation Solutions Installs (48) Helical Piles for Legendary Tween Waters Resort on Captiva Island, Florida

The Legendary Tween Waters Resort on Tropical Captiva Island has long been a historic destination for tropical travelers . . . more

NEW Supportworks Teams with Woods Commercial Division to Install (4) Helical Piles for Elementary School Renovation in Hazelwood MO

The school was originally constructed over an infilled lake, requiring that the deep foundations extend well below the old lake bottom to reach highly competent soils . . . read about it now

NEW  Dalinghaus Installs (21) Helical Piles to Stabilize & Lift a House Positioned on a Slope in San Clemente

This was the fifth house in this troubled neighborhood that Dalinghaus has underpinned, and the crew was successful stabilizing it and lifting it five inches . . . read about it now

NEW  ECP Teams with Midwest Foundation Tech to Install (56) Helical Piles & (24) Helical Tieback Anchors for a Sewer Line in Canton, OH

About 200’ feet of a 6’ diameter concrete sewer line needed to be replaced because of settlement and lateral movement . . . read about it now

ECP Teams with Midwest Foundation Tech to Install (64) Helical Piles and Tiebacks for a New Retaining Wall in North Canton, OH

The only way to construct the wall was from the downhill side, which necessitated the building of a ramp for access . . read about it now

Ram Jack Texas Installs (12) Helical Piles for a Renovation of the Houston Country Club

Helical piles were selected over bell- bottomed concrete piers because of very tight working space, and the crews had to work through the night to meet the stringent deadline . . . more

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NEW  Groundworks Acquires Colorado-Based Peak Structural - the Company’s 24th Acquisition in Less than Six Years . . . read about it here

NEW  Roterra Installs (96) Helical Piles as Deep Foundations for New Church in Fort McMurray Alberta

The helical piles ranged in shaft size from 3 1/2" to 10 3/4" and each pile had between two and four helices . . . more

NEW  Cyntech Group is Finishing Their Scope of Design, Fabrication, and Supply of Over 2000 Large-Diameter Helical Piles for the Golden Pass LNG Project . . . learn more here

NEW  CHANCE Installer, JRW Foundation Systems, Installs Helical Piles for a New Foundation for the Historic BC Academy in Los Angeles

Opened in 1947, the Biscailuz Center had been abandoned for 30 years before the decision was made to renovate it, which included a major effort to underpin the structure and bring it back to plumb . . . learn more here

NEW  East Side, West Side All Around the Town, Happy Folks are Singing: “Got Helicals in the Ground!” by Danbro VP Pat Haffert . . . read now

NEW GoliathTech Officially Opens Its New Manufacturing Plant

Now, with the new, larger facility officially operational, GoliathTech is optimizing automation processes and increasing production to accommodate markets throughout North America, the United Kingdom, and Europe . . . more

NEW PierTech Posts a New Blog with 7 Tips for Building a Strong Foundation on Any Type of Soil . . . learn more here



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NEW  Breslin Contracting Wins Two Prestigious Awards in 2022 from Associated Builders & Contractors Delaware Chapter . . . more

HPW is Pleased to Welcome Earth Tech, LLC - a Geotechnical Services Design-Build Contractor to Our Website

As one of Florida’s largest geotechnical services contracting firms, the company is new expanding to offer services in Georgia and South Carolina . . . more

US HELICALS - a Multi-Faceted Company that Provides Helical Piles and Installation Services for Projects Ranging from Residential to Commercial . . . more

HPW is Pleased to Welcome Coastal Foundations Solutions to Our Website

Coastal Foundation Solutions (CFS) was founded as a marine contractor, Florida Marine Construction, that has serviced the marine construction needs of Southwest Florida for over 30 years . . . more

HPW is Pleased to Welcome ‘58 Foundations to Our Website

For more than 60 years, ’58 Foundations has provided the highest-quality basement waterproofing, crawlspace encapsulation, foundation repair, and mold removal solutions for homes and commercial properties . . . more

HPW is Pleased to Welcome Thompson Leveling & Services to Our Website

Thompson Leveling & Services  has been a certified installer of CHANCE® helical piles for the past 5 years and specializes in leveling commercial and residential structures, with their highest lift being 22 inches . . . more

HPW is Pleased to Welcome Dalinghaus Construction to Our Website

Dalinghaus started business in Southern California in 2011, and the business has grown steadily with an expansion to the Central Arizona region . . . click here to learn more



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