Newsroom Posts Tagged: construction

  • Word-of-the-Month: Geopier

    Geopier Geopiers are stiff rock columns that are drilled deep into the earth’s surface to a hard, non-yielding depth. The columns provide support to a building’s foundation and reinforce the soil when the existing ground is unstable, wet, or unsuitable for building construction. Each geopier column is strategically placed directly.. More

    1 Apr 2020 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Scaffolding

    Scaffolding Scaffolding is a temporary structure used to provide support for a work crew during construction, maintenance, or repair of buildings, bridges, and all other man-made structures. It provides a safe working platform and access to materials for workers. There are seven common types of scaffolding, they are made of.. More

    2 Mar 2020 |
  • Word-of-the-Month: Housekeeping Pad

    Housekeeping Pad A housekeeping pad, also referred to as a concrete pad, is a slab of concrete used to elevate a pump and facilitate anchoring bolts. Pumps are not typically anchored directly to the floor; therefore, housekeeping pads provide a solid anchor to protect the pump and motor from shallow.. More

    4 Dec 2019 |