Industrial Building

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

Ground Improvement – Installing Aggregate Piers


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. 


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.


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



Ground Improvement

Bearing Capacity/Settlement Control

Vibro Stone Columns (VSCs)

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