The small and compact iPile from FPrimeC Solutions Inc.
is making its mark on drilled shaft QC/QA
Submitted by FPrimeC Solutions Inc.
Quality control and quality assurance (QC/QA)
is an integral part of a piling project. Novel
technologies can help construction managers
and piling contractors assess quality and
integrity during and after construction. FPrimeC’s iPile
for low strain integrity testing is an innovative ecosystem
that provides a fast and efficient QC/QA tool for deep
The construction of deep foundations has significantly
evolved over the past few decades; piles can be built
better than before, and soil behaviour can be more accurately
predicted. However, there are still complicated
jobsites. Certain construction practices might result in
unintentional defects in drilled shafts.
PHOTOS: FPRIMEC SOLUTIONS INC.
iPile in action
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