Industrial Building

Discover how we improve the soil under the foundations of an agricultural industrial building in Nebraska

Ground Improvement – Installing Aggregate Piers

THE PROBLEM

CNC Foundations’ client had plans to build an industrial building on a designated site. The client commissioned a geotechnical exploration to determine the site’s soil conditions and bearing capacity. The exploration showed the site’s soil was not stiff enough to independently support the building’s weight. It was concluded that ground improvement was the best solution in order to improve the soil’s bearing capacity. 

OUR SOLUTION

CNC Foundations provided a ground improvement solution of Aggregate Piers (also called Vibratory Stone Columns or VSCs) in order to strengthen the soil and support the building’s weight. Aggregate Piers were determined to be the best and most cost-effective solution for this jobsite.

THE RESULT

CNC Foundations installed Aggregate Piers/VSCs to keep the project on schedule and within budget. The client is now able to grow their business and enhance their impact on the community with this new facility.  

Project Details

SECTOR
Agribusiness

LOCATION
Nebraska

SERVICE
Ground Improvement

SOLUTION
Bearing Capacity/Settlement Control

APPLICATION
Vibro Stone Columns (VSCs)

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