Copyright © 2011-23 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

NEW HelicalPileWorld.com by the Numbers - Valuable Resources for the Entire Helical Pile Industry

Since our start in February of 2011, HelicalPileWorld.com has charted a course designed to help grow the helical pile industry by bringing important information to all the pile manufacturers, distributors, contractors, engineers, code officials, educators and equipment suppliers that comprise our industry . . . more

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

City of Los Angeles has Finally Approved the Use of Helical Piles for New Construction which Includes Seismic Design Categories D, E and F

The approval comes with some conditions that installation contractors and engineers need to understand . . . More

A Reminder for Our University Civil Engineering Professors about the Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) University PowerPoint Presentation on Helical Piles & Anchors - Narrated by Samuel Clemence, Ph.D., P.E.

The educational presentation provides introductory-level information for professors to use to introduce helical pile and anchor products and solutions to geotechnical engineering students . . . click here & scroll to bottom of page to download the presentation

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

*** 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


NEW Hubbell - CHANCE Teams with Rocky Mountain Steel Foundations to Install (7) Helical Piles to Stabilize an Existing Concrete Frost Wall During a Seven Foot Vertical Cut Excavation . . . read about it now

NEW Dalinghaus Installs (2) New Construction Helical Piles as an Alternative to Concrete Caissons for the Expansion of a Medical Plaza in Southern California . . . read about it here

NEW IDEAL Teams with CMI Structural Solutions to Install (66) 5.5” O.D. Helical Piles for an Expansion of the Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse, NY

With between 6 to 8 feet of headroom, traditional deep foundation methods were not viable options for this project. . . . learn about it here

NEW Supportworks Teams with Baird Foundation Repair to Install (198) Helical Tieback Anchors for a Highway Widening Project in Anahuac, TX

A comprehensive improvement plan was developed and approved by the U.S. Department of Transportation for this area of roadway, which included construction of a seawall along the pond side of the roadway . . . read about it now

NEW Dalinghaus Installs (6) Helical Piles to Stabilize & Lift a House in Surprise, AZ Outside of Phoenix

During the inspection the design specialist measured 1.5 inches of settlement with multiple symptoms revealed throughout the house . . . more

Dalinghaus Installs (14) Helical Piles to Stabilize a San Clemente, CA House that had Over Three Inches of Settlement

The house was built in 1928, and over the years the home owners used an array of self-leveling products to help level the floors, and they didn’t want the house lifted . . . read about it now

Click Here to See All

HPW Featured Projects

From the Editor

Helical Pile divider

HPW Industry News Articles

Click Here to Find

Helical Pile Manufacturers & Distributors


NEW Cyntech Group Recently Designed & Supplied (470) Helical Piles for a Project at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

There were 9 pile types, ranging from 5.5” – 12.75” OD, with loads ranging from 10 kips to 300 kips . . . more

NEW Danbro Publishes “The Use of Helical Piles in Urban Environments” that Details the History of Convincing Engineers & Building Officials of the Many Advantages that Helical Piles Provide for Urban Construction Projects . . . learn more here

NEW Time to Sign Up for Digital “GroundED” Newsletter from Foundation Suppportworks

Popular newsletter “GroundED”, which has been distributed in printed format since 2009, is going exclusively digital beginning next Spring , . . click here to learn more and to register

CHANCE Adds (7) Additional Products to Its ICC-ES Evaluation Report ESR-2794 - Plus City of LA Approves the Use of CHANCE® Helical Pile Foundations for New Construction & Lateral Loads . . . click here to see the newly added products

Helical Foundation Solutions Supplies (192) Helical Piles for a New Transmission Line with 220kv Capacity in Campo Lindo, Chile

Quick installation and accessible movement between work stations/tower sites was a huge advantage over traditional concrete piles . . . more

Roterra Piling has a Job Opening for a Geostructural Design Engineer - Mid-to-Senior Level - click here to read about the position



 Click Here to See All

Archived Manufacturer News

Helical Pile divider

Manufacturer & Distributor News

Helical Pile dividerHelical Pile divider

Installation Contractor News

HPW Featured Projects

Click Here to Find

Helical Pile Installers


NEW ‘58 Foundations & Waterproofing Wins 2022 Top Workplace Award for Professional Development & Employee Appreciation . . . learn more here

HPW is Pleased to Welcome Helical Pile Installer Helico Contracting to Our Website

Founded in 2018 by Chris and Emily Northenscold, Helico Contracting is headquartered in Albertville, MN, and the company provides services all around the Twin Cities . . . more

‘58 Foundations & Waterproofing Wins (7) Awards in 2022 Including the Inc. 5000 #1 Ranking for a Construction Company for the Company’s Three Year Growth Rate  . . . read about it now

HPW is Pleased to Welcome Power Lift Foundation Systems to Our Website

With offices in Dallas, TX and Wichita, KS, Power Lift Foundation Systems serves clients in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Kansas and Missouri . . . more

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



Architecture Week - Helical Pile World DFI - Deep Foundations Institute - Helical Pile World Geotech Links Geo Institute - Helical Pile World Smar Scholar Helical Pile World Advertising CTL Thompson Testing Foundation Supportworks