713 Sea Street

New town houses were being built on the water in Quincy, Massachusetts. The poor soils in the area required a deep foundation. Driven piles were out of the question due to the close proximity of surrounding buildings.  Helical Piles were selected due to the previously noted factors.

Project Summary:

  • Helical Pile Type: RS2875.276
  • # of Helical Piles: 51
  • Location: Quincy, MA
  • Installation Depth: 35-45 Feet
  • Ultimate Pile Capacity: 50 KIPS
  • Equipment Used: Mini Excavator, Pro Dig Intellitork, 12K Drive Head
  • Challenge/Unique Aspect: All 51 piles were installed in 2 days, quicker than any other piling system could have accomplished.
  • Engineer/Architect: Geo Partnership, Inc
  • General Contractor: Nevin Excavating