When unexpected challenges come up during production pile installation, AFT can put your mind at ease with our array of load testing methods offered. AFT uses our testing resources to develop the best solution for the client. For this site, we used two test methods simultaneously to expedite decision making and move the project schedule. AFT brought our static load test frame configured for tension
AFT achieved a personal best completing an amazing 22,000 kip load test with our new AFT-Cell Bi-Directional load cell. Pictured here is a high capacity, multiple AFT-Cell installation, for an 8 foot diameter drilled shaft. AFT is working with our long time client, Kiewit, and their drilled shaft subcontractor Hayward Baker to deliver another high quality foundation load testing program.