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Emerson Chimney

January 9th, 2016 by ocgdev
helical piles for chimney

Helical Piles Installation Fireplace chimneys made of rock or brick are usually pretty heavy.  Large footings were typically poured to help distribute this weight, adding MORE weight to an already heavy structure.  Because of this, chimneys often settle more quickly than the houses they are connected to causing a lot of distress.  On the Emerson…

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Saddlehorn Way

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev
helical pile installation

Helical Pile Installation An excellent example of a structure built on poor soil conditions.  Most of the structure was built on highly expansive clays, while other portions had bedrock directly under the footing.  VersaGrades solution was to isolate the entire foundation from the underlying soils and leave a void space under the footing to allow…

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Maple Leaf Project

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev
foundation settlement

Construction Piles Installed in Residential Lots Terraced residential lots sometimes use retaining rockery walls to maximize usable land.  In some cases the structures end up too close to these walls. New Construction piles transfer the building load beyond the bottom of the wall to an area that won’t add additional surcharge. View our other projects

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UNR Retaining Wall Project

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev
Retaining Wall

Retaining Wall Underpinning for UNR A large section of retaining wall had settled on the Medical Education Learning Lab at The University of Nevada Reno.  VersaGrade was contracted to underpin the entire wall and stabilize in place by hydraulically transferring the weight of the wall to the helical piles. View our other projects

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Williams Circle Project

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev
foundation repair

Residential Foundation Construction To build a home on this lot, 48″ storm drain was relocated outside the building footprint.  The 13′ deep storm drain was excavated, relocated, and backfilled without adequate compaction.  The result was a portion of the structure settling over 12″. VersaGrade underpinned and re-leveled the worst part of the structure and held…

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C. St. Project

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev
foundation repair

General Construction Services Re-level a Parking Lot in Virginia City Parking has been a problem in Virginia City since the 1800’s.  This parking area addition required the existing historical building to be shored in place while the excavation phase was completed.  Since we had underpinned the foundation to hold it in place, the Owner had…

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Greenstone Project

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev
Foundation Repair

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Hampshire Drive Project

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev
Foundation Repair

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University Ridge Project

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev
houses in the desert

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Cypress Point Project

September 9th, 2015 by ocgdev

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