Harbor Town Helical Piles

Due to poor soils, a deep foundation system was required to support new sewer lines.  Helical piles were chosen for the speed of installation and to minimize site concerns.

Project Summary:

  • Helical Pile Type: 1.75″ Square Shaft with a 8″ Grout Column
  • # of Helical Piles: 40
  • Location: Jones Beach State Park, NY
  • Installation Depth: 35′
  • Ultimate Pile Capacity: 80 Kips
  • Equipment Used: Kobelco Excavator, Pro-dig t20K drive, Digital Torque Indicator
  • Challenge/Unique Aspect: Larger equipment and longer extensions, requiring less bolted connections; increased installation speed, while decreasing lane closures and traffic flow issues.
  • General Contractor: Atlantic Pile