80-68 59th St Load Test


Date: 10/1/2019


New York City DOB Regulations required a load test for the helical piles that were specified on the foundation plan for a residential property An ASTM quick test was performed before proceeding with production piles.

Project Summary:

  • Helical Pile Type: RS 2875.203
  • # Helical Piles: 1
  • Location: Queens, NY
  • Installation Depth: 15′ – 19′
  • Ultimate Pile Capacity: 60 Kips
  • Equipment Used: Takeuchi Excavator, 8K Drive, Digital Torque Indicator
  • Challenge/Unique Aspect: DANBRO provided assistance to Persi on the load test process, start to finish. This is a service Danbro¬† provides for our installing contractors. This support provides assurance for Owners, Project Managers and Engineers. Persi Contracting is a veteran now and has performed multiply load test on their own.
  • Danbro Installer: Persi Contracting Corp
  • General Contractor: Renton Group Corporation