Rugby Library Load Test


Date: 11/1/2019


An 80 KIP helical pile needed to be load tested before proceeding with the production piles.

Project Summary:

  • Helical Pile Type: 1.75″ Square Shaft Helical Piles
  • # of Helical Piles: 12
  • Location: Brooklyn, NY
  • Ultimate Pile Capacity: 80 Kips
  • Installation Depth: 35′
  • Equipment Used: 12K Drive, Digital Torque Indicator, Kubota Excavator
  • Challenge/Unique Aspect: The load test was completed in half a day. The engineer of record spent the rest of the day reviewing and approving the result. The remaing eleven production piles (12 total) were installed the follwing day.
  • Danbro Installer: Audubon Environmental