Learn Over Lunch: Sustainable Foundations Start Below Ground

Date

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Location

Atlanta Fulton Public Library – Peachtree Branch
1315 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309

Provider

Cantsink

Credits

1 LU

Description

Understand the design of helical piles, along with their various and unique applications.

Learning objectives

Attendees will learn:

  1. The history of helical piles and what a helical pile is
  2. Foundation stability as an essential element of sustainable construction, and the importance of durable structural alignment
  3. The process and equipment that are necessary to install a helical pile
  4. Advantages and disadvantages of the helical pile
  5. Helical theory and design, including specifications and requirements including the calculations required by the building codes

Lunch provided for registered attendees.