Triple J Foundation 2301 Ohio Dr Ste 270 Plano TX 75093

Steel Pier Foundation Repair

Steel pier foundation repair is our favored strategy by and large. Each construction is extraordinary and may require other foundation repair strategies.

There are two sorts of steel piers in like manner utilization for foundation repair that stand apart as the best techniques for most foundation repairs:
Straight Steel Piers
Helical Steel Piers

Why are Steel Piers the Best Foundation Repair Method?

Straight steel and helical steel piers are reliably introduced further than solid piers and give incredible long haul strength.

Steel piers are made of high carbon cylindrical steel. A similar steel headed to profundities of 5000 – 10000 feet in oil fields. Rock steel is introduced in five-foot lengths, associated by 12-inch embeds. A little 12 x 18-inch opening is needed, as appeared differently in relation to solid pilings or poured solid piers, requiring a 24 x 24-inch opening.

After a steel pier drive is finished, the foundation is leveled and upheld with a steel section. Establishment time and scene disturbance is insignificant.

Straight Steel Piers

Straight steel wharfs give great foundation uphold as they are headed to bedrock or endured shale. Drawing by Triple J Foundation.

Straight Steel Wharves are headed to a normal profundity of 22 feet and may stretch out to a profundity of 70 feet, offering outstanding help on an unbending base. In the sketch underneath, steel wharves are driven until they rest upon endured shale or bedrock. Differentiation this with squeezed concrete, head to a normal profundity of 10 feet and rarely reaching out to either endured shale or bedrock.

Helical Steel Piers

Helical Steel Docks are drilled into the ground to endured shale, bedrock, or a profundity more prominent than 15 feet. The dock comprises of at least one helical (winding) plates welded to the furthest limit of straight steel. The strain to the foundation is possibly applied when the foundation is leveled and upheld with a steel section. Scene interruption is negligible.

Helical steel wharves are ideal for giving lift in solid foundations that have lacking bars. Also, helical wharves are fantastic for foundation fix of lightweight foundations including augmentations and dock and pillar foundations.

Why don’t more companies offer straight steel and helical steel piers as a foundation repair option?

There is a fundamentally greater expense for gear to introduce steel docks contrasted with squeezed concrete or poured concrete except if the steel wharfs are introduced in one-foot long interlocking areas. We favor five-foot segments for solidness. Additionally, the expense of material, the steel and steel sections is higher for steel docks than squeezed concrete or poured solid foundation fix frameworks.

Service Area

Allen, Arlington, Carrollton, Colleyville, Coppell, Denton, DeSoto, Duncanville, Euless, Farmers Branch, Flower Mound, Frisco, Garland, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Hurst, Irving, Lancaster, Lewisville, Mesquite, Plano, Richardson, Rockwall, Rowlett, Tarrant County & The Colony