Bored Piers in Warrnambool

Bored Piers in Warrnambool

When you are looking for foundation piles that will limit the settlement of a structure they support, bored piers are a good option. Bored pier installation involves minimal noise and vibration, unlike the driven pile techniques. To make this possible, bored pier contractors have specialised equipment and expertise in installing bored piers for a broad range of sites conditions including soil, rock, and other groundwater conditions.

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Pier Foundation vs Pile Foundation

Pier and pile foundations are two types of deep foundation that often get confused. See the list of their differences below:

Pier Foundation

  • Supports and transfers superimposed large loads to a firm strata through its cylindrical columns.
  • Is drilled using a drill machine.
  • Transfers loads only through the bearing.
  • Shallow depth.
  • Is used only when the top strata consist of decomposed rock and stiff clays.
  • Required only for small loading.

Pile Foundation

  • Uses vertical, timber, steel, or concrete materials in transferring loads.
  • Is driven through from overburden soils to load-bearing strata.
  • Can transfer loads either through friction or both friction and bearing piles.
  • Greater depth.
  • Can be used even when the strata are not firm, and the loading is uneven, as long as it is at reachable depth.
  • Required for greater loads (e.g. bridges or flyovers).

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