Distrigas Modular Buildings

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Date: 11/11/2017

A modular building needed to be supported at a fuel refinery in Everet, MA. The soils were potentially contaminated so no spoils were allowed to meet environmental concerns while achieving the 40 kip ultimate.

Project Summary:

  • Helical Pile Type: 3500″.216 Pipe Piles
  • # of Helical Piles: 64
  • Location: Everett, MA
  • Installation Depth: 20′-30′
  • Challenge/Unique Aspect: All workers were required to obtain Hazwoper 40 training due to site contamination. In addition, the helicals needed to be installed through asphalt to avoid spoils and cross contamination.
  • Engineer/Architect: Vanaria & Sons
  • General Contractor: Vaaria 7 Sons