Gulf Island barge in only site needed an effective foundation for large ground mount solar arrays. Postech piles engineered to meet the specs of the array design were the perfect low impact solution. Using piles the contractor saved time, site impact, reduced carbon footprint with no concrete and has a great long term foundation. In […]
Vancouver Island Postech was proud to support the recently opened Somenos Marsh Viewing Tower in Duncan BC. A tremendous amount of work was put in by the Marsh Association and volunteers to compete this stunning project for the community.
Incredible custom home on a very small private island. Machine accessibility challenges and the build site had First Nations artifacts with archeological restrictions on excavating for foundations – Postech Screw Piles were the practical solution.
Old growth forest of Cathedral Grove MacMillan Park is spectacular and for the new elevated boardwalks BC Parks chose Postech Piles as a low impact foundation solution for a very sensitive ecosystem. This site is very fragile and our screw piles protected the trees and root systems enabling a new boardwalk to be built for […]
Six screw piles installed among the trees in Metchosin for a future sauna and deck. Our small 39 inch wide excavator is unobtrusive and is ideal to install screw pile foundations in places concrete won’t work.
We installed twelve screw piles in a midden to extend Paul’s house. Each individual pile has a weight bearing capacity of over 15,000lbs. All twelve piles were installed and immediately ready to build on in just three hours. If Paul were to use a traditional concrete foundation the prep work alone would take days to complete. We saved […]
Postech Screw Piles are great foundation solutions for Gulf Islands such as Pender Island, Saturna Island, Mayne Island, Saltspring Island, Thetis Island , Gabriola Island and beyond. We have completed many successful pile installations on the Gulf Islands in sensitive riparian zones, First Nations Middens and restrictive waterfront locations for decks, solar and complete house foundations. […]
Trailer home and deck on hillside needed new footings to support the addition and deck on the waterfront side of the home. Installing Postech Screw piles under the building and on the hillside was manageable for our compact pile installation equipment. New posts and beams will be supported by the screw piles to support the […]
Carport concrete footing and post support sinking and rolling outward due to soft ground. Testing determined that there was approximately 10ft of loose fill that could not support the weight of the house. 3 ten foot vertical piles reached bearing ground to support the vertical load will 3 angle piles will prevent the footing from […]
Mobile Home Foundation on Postech Screw Piles, the flat plate adjustable height cap can either be bolted or welded to the mobile homes frame.