How to Save 1.12M Dollars and Not Have to Bulldoze a Building in Chicago

STELCOR® Test Pile Set for Drilling

OVERVIEW: In Chicago, a 60-foot tall movie theater was sold to a Banner Real Estate Group, who are converting it into a climate-controlled storage facility.  This project will add five floors to the building, as well as an addition for elevators, increasing the floor area to 97,349 square feet.  … [Read more...]

943 Helical Pipe Piles for an Active Fuel Dispensary With Sinkhole Activity

Helical Pile Installation at Fuel Dispensary Site

OVERVIEW: Lincoln Energy Solutions is increasing their fuel capacity at their fuel dispensary in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Biodiesel is one of the most common fuels they provide and when the project is complete, their capacity will increase from 500,000 gallons per week to 1.5 million gallons per … [Read more...]

SuperPile ’17

Superpile Email Banner for IDEAL Manufacturing

You can some see our smiling faces at Booth 201 during DFI’s tenth annual SuperPile conference on June 14-16, 2017, at The Loews Coronado Bay Resort, outside San Diego. SuperPile ‘17, hosted in partnership with ADSC, focuses on the latest developments in augered cast-in-place/drilled displacement … [Read more...]

NYC – 12.75″ Helical Pipe Piles for the former Leaning Tower of SOHO – Part 2

Preparing a Helical Pile at 74 Grand Street

OVERVIEW: If you didn't see the previous case study we published about this project, The Leaning Tower of SOHO, then allow us to bring you up to speed.  It may not have been as old or iconic as that other leaning tower over in Italy, but the 118-year-old co-op building that once stood at 74 Grand … [Read more...]

ICC Certification on All Standard Helical Pipe Pile Products. That’s Ideal.

ICC ESR-3750 Certification for Our Helical Piles

Some of our clients requested that we get ICC certification on some of our most common helical pile and helical anchor products, so we did. In fact, we received it on all of them. The IDEAL Team has always been fully committed to delivering consistent, high-quality product and now we have the the … [Read more...]