Site-Specific Cantilever Beam and Plate System Secures Culvert and Road Widening Project

April 3, 2019

A small city located south of Dallas was conducting a routine drainage and road infrastructure inspections when it was determined that a section of a two lane road would require to be widened due to the high volume of traffic in the area. The improvements would also expand the existing ...

System-80 Secures and Provides Cost Effective Solution on a Unique Large Water Project

April 2, 2019

A northeast contractor was tasked with constructing a new private commercial boat ramp that could provide a safer and more efficient alternative to launch different sizes of watercrafts. The project would be located on a harbor near a busy airport. The project  would require an excavation cut 195-ft long, 79-ft ...

Integrity Inspection for a 30-inch Gas Pipeline Secured by a Hydraulic Manhole Brace

February 21, 2019

Recently a well-known energy infrastructure company was required to perform integrity digs to an existing 30-inch gas pipeline. The pipeline technicians would conduct a total of 9 digs and perform integrity inspections and scan for rust and corrosion. The energy company is a continuous advocate for safety and required that all 9 digs ...

Excavation Pit Near an Active Railroad Line Secured by a Slide Rail System with Rolling Struts and Sheeting Guide Frame

February 21, 2019

A small town located north of Houston was looking to upgrade their storm drainage system  by installing  a new 36-inch storm line with 48-inch casings. The project would be tasked to a well-known experienced utility Texas contractor. The project would require boring the 48-inch casings underneath an active railroad line. The bore ...

Multiple Shoring Systems Secure Storm Sewer Project

January 30, 2019

A well-established national contractor was awarded a storm sewer project in a very populated city in the state of Illinois. The project would require the installation of a 42-inch and a 60-inch storm sewer pipe via bore including a pre-cast manhole. The project would require three bore pits with an ...

Golf Course Irrigation Repair Project Secured by Slide Rail System

January 17, 2019

Recently a North Carolina golf course encountered a failure with their irrigation system which became a major concern to the overall integrity of its landscape infrastructure. After a thorough inspection, it was discovered that a 48-inch corrugated steel pipe was the main cause for the failure. The irrigation system was ...

Contractor Uses a Custom Pipe Puller for a Unique Fiberglass Pipeline Project

January 17, 2019

A well-known national contractor was tasked with the installation of a new pipeline located on an existing reservoir in the northern part of California. The pipes were constructed out of fiberglass in sections of 20-ft long with a diameter of 84-inches. After evaluating the installation process; it was determined that ...

National Trench Safety Announces Opening of New Santa Rosa, California Operation

January 4, 2019

HOUSTON, T.X.—National Trench Safety, LLC (NTS), a Houston-based company specializing in the rental and sales of trench and traffic safety equipment, trench and traffic safety engineering, and OSHA-compliant training classes, announced today the opening of a new branch operation in Santa Rosa, California. “We’re excited to be extending our reach ...

Cast In Place Pump Station – Sump Separator Secured By Site Specific Slide Rail with a Dual System 80 Tie Back

December 11, 2018

A Texas contractor was awarded the construction of a cast in place pump station. The project would require an excavation cut of 91-ft in length, with a width of 27-ft, and a depth of 20-ft. The geotech report classified the wet sandy soil as Type C-80. The project site would ...

Slide Rail Secures Culvert Installation

December 11, 2018

Recently a Denver contractor was task to build a vault around an existing 108–inch concrete pipe. The project would require an excavation cut of 24-ft in length, with a width of 24-ft, and a depth of 20-ft. The competent person on site classified the sandy and wet soil as Type ...