Hollow Bar Micropiles

Hollow bar micropiles are installed in difficult geological conditions to build high capacity piles or anchors. A continuously threaded steel bar is drilled into the ground with a sacrificial bit. Flushing water or cement is used to evacuate cuttings from the hole during drilling. Once the target depth is achieved a finish cement is pumped down the centre of the hollow bar and forced into the surrounding formation and up hole to fully encapsulate the hollow bar.

Hollow bars can achieve very high tensile and compressive loads and be installed with compact equipment which makes them suitable for any site and any geological condition encountered.

Our staff are able to assist with design, planning, installation and testing of hollow bar micropile systems for your project.

Contact us for micropile drilling services in, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, West Africa, Bermuda and the Caribbean.

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Contact Us in Nova Scotia

77 James Boyle Drive
Mount Uniacke, Nova Scotia,
B0N 1Z0. Canada.
Phone: 902 866-0454
Fax: 902 866-3105
Free Call: 1 866 482-8880

Contact US in NFLD

P.O. Box 1140, STN C
St. John's, Newfoundland (NL),
A1C 5M5. Canada.
Phone: 709-690-3611

Our Partners

Forage FTE Drilling
5055 Boul. Industriel
Sherbrooke, Québec, J1R 0P4
Phone. : 819 564-0531
Fax. : 819 566-5552
Toll free : 1 800 565-0531
 

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