Who We Are
Applied Foundation Testing is a team of highly specialized engineers, and professionals devoted to the Deep Foundation Testing industry.
What We Do
AFT provides complete solutions and services for various testing processes within the Deep Foundation Testing industry.
We have over 25 years of leading experience within the industry. We have the most complete foundation testing product and service offerings in Deep Foundation Testing.
Complete Solutions for Deep Foundation Testing
Applied Foundation Testing is a team of highly specialized engineers, and professionals devoted to the foundation testing industry. We have the most complete foundation testing product and service offerings in our industry.
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Our Featured Projects
AFT has undertaken a large variety of projects within the Deep Foundation Testing Industry since its inception. Here are some of the prestigious projects that we have accomplished.
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Choose Your Testing Partner Wisely
A symbiotic relationship between the testing professional and the foundation contractor is vital to each other’s success. AH Beck Foundation Co., Inc. and AFT recently demonstrated this to deliver North Carolina DOT the successful execution of a very complex Bi-Directional Load Test Shaft with double levels of multiple AFT-Cell’s. The added test complexity assures the drilled shaft side resistance and base resistance is fully mobilized.
AFT participates in ‘One of FDOT’s First Uses of Augercast Piles’
Drop Hammer Dynamic Testing for I-395 Signature Bridge – One of FDOT’s First Uses of Augercast Piles AFT recently built and put its second drop hammer dynamic test device into service for the new I-395 Signature Bridge in Miami. It’s one of FDOT’s first uses of augercast piles and includes a robust QC program where AFT is performing dynamic proof load testing on 5% of
AFT Participates in Possible World Record Drilled Shaft
Recently AFT took part in a big accomplishment on our Honolulu Light Rail Project on Oahu, Hawaii. A possible record drilled shaft was installed by our client Legacy Drilling. The mammoth drilled shaft was 10-feet in diameter, drilled to an astonishing depth of 357.3 feet. It was installed using an oscillator to place full-length temporary casing, excavation by hammer grab, and water as the drilling
AFT Completes Container Terminal Upgrade Project in Mexico’s Pacific Coast Port of Manzanillo
Colima, Mexico: Contecon Manzanillo S.A. de C.V. (CMSA), the Mexican subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), undertook a capacity improvement program at the Port of Manzanillo in Mexico to expand Mexico’s gateway on the Pacific coast. AFT, working with one of our long-standing Contractor clients based out of Panama, installed the new foundation piles for the dock. We performed construction geotechnical services during
Merits of Miniature Shaft Inspection Device
Out of all the civil engineering technologies, the Miniature Shaft Inspection device enjoys a unique position. Founded and first implemented in one of the major projects in Florida in 1986 by the Florida Department of Transportation, this dynamic device helped the structural engineering in finding out the depths of the subsoil that helped in the seamless construction of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge. Since then, this
30,000 kip AFT-Cell Test Completed for Wellsburg West Virginia Bridge
Working in cold winter weather conditions, AFT partnered with Brayman Construction to successfully complete a 30,000 kip load test on a drilled shaft constructed from a work trestle over the Ohio River.