Fairfield Plaza Addition


Date: 5/1/2006

Duration: 10 Days

Due to unsuitable miscellaneous fill soils at the site of the Fairfield Plaza Addition, helical piles were selected to provide foundation support for the planned 1 story addition. Cuoco Structural Engineers LLC recommended helical piles due to ease of installation and minimal vibration.

Project Summary:

  • Helical Pile Type: SS175
  • # of Helical Piles: 64
  • Location: Oxford , CT 06478
  • Installation Depth: 20-35 Feet
  • Equipment Used: Case 580
  • Challenge/Unique Aspect: Being able to install a highly loaded and vibratory free pile next to an existing building
  • Engineer/Architect: Cuoco Structural Engineers
  • General Contractor: Cuoco Structural