why screw piles?

SCREW PILES HAVE NUMEROUS ADVANTAGES OVER CONVENTIONAL CONCRETE PILES

Advantages of DRS custom piling solution when compared to conventional concrete piles are:

TIME (EACH PILE IS INSTALLED IN UNDER 3 MINUTES)

NO CONCRETE CURING TIME

BUDGETING WITH FIXED COSTS AND NO SURPRISES

NO TAILINGS

NO SLUFFING

NO UNSAFE HOLES IN THE GROUND

ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY

VIBRATION FREE

SUPERIOR UPLIFT/FROST JACKING PERFORMANCE

NO PUMP TRUCKS

CAN BE INSTALLED IN ANY WEATHER, ANY TIME 365 DAYS A YEAR

QUALITY OF PILE AND KNOWN LOADING CAPACITY

 

Often it is not cost effective to have a geo-technical study done with each home. DRS provides the added assurance by closely monitoring each pier’s mapping parameters to ensure that maximum loading capacities are achieved.

drill rite screw piles  vs.  concrete piles

  • No limits associated to climate
  • Reusable, eco-friendly
  • Screw piles are manufactured in-house and specifically engineered for the job
  • Fast — construction can start as soon as the screw piles are in place
  • Lower cost, less down time
  • Minimal landscaping damage
  • No frost heaving
  • Clean, with minimal ground disturbance
  • Potential for frost heaving as frost can stick to concrete, moving it up and down throughout season, causing damage
  • Impossible to reuse
  • Excavation, dirt, drying time, landscaping required
  • Many pieces of equipment required and numerous people on the job site
  • Leftover material, excavation needed, heavy concrete truck potentially damaging landscaping and paved driveway
  • Excavation, forms, concrete, and many hours of installation

WANT TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE ADVANTAGES OF SCREW PILES? FEEL FREE TO CALL THE DRILL RITE SERVICES TEAM AT 780.455.0071