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With the building substantially lifted (less minor adjustments), we focused our attention on the compaction grouting. Much of the same challenges presented themselves similar to the pile.
Recently, I traveled to Dallas Texas to attend the National Foundation Repair Association. Dallas probably has more foundation repair that any city in the North America and perhaps the world. I.
Stem walls commonly have deterioration that looks like this photo. Over time, it will continue deteriorating (pitting, chipping & flaking). This is a result of mineral deposits left on the surface.
In searching for information on post tension repairs, I came upon a recent publication regarding the evaluation guidelines. “ DC10.8-18: Guide for Performance Evaluation of SOG Foundations”..
After installing over a thousand MoistureLevel® systems in the last 5 years, we have had requests to see if the system could be used to buildings safe from harmful chemicals in the soil under the.
Over the years, I have heard various questions about the use of in house engineers for the analysis of the observations and recommendations….. As if there were some sort of ethical dilemma for.
After predrilling each hole for their respective piles, we discovered the holes in some depths opened up and had no resistance as we installed the push piles. The push piles are sleeved for.
As we started the pre drilling process, we drilled down to 60 feet, the depth of the solid landfill. Afterward, we would install the push piles and drive them to refusal, as we did not know the.
At the first sign of a foundation problem (click HERE to see what the symptoms of a foundation problem look like), Homeowners should demand an impartial, objective, evidence-based foundation.
In my last blog, I described the state of the building when we first encountered it. To review the previous blog entry, click HERE.