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March 5, 2016

AFT-Cell Completes 22,000 kip Load Test for Project Neon in Las Vegas

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.

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January 18, 2016

Port of Seattle Terminal 5 Expansion Project

Seattle, Washington – Gearing up for the Port of Seattle Terminal 5 Expansion pile load test program, AFT installed embedded strain gage instrumentation in piles at Concrete Technology Corporation’s first class casting yard in Tacoma, Washington. The pile load test program includes STATNAMIC™ testing of strain instrumented 24-inch octagonal piles with single piece lengths of 178 feet and 24-inch and 30-inch open end pipe piles with lengths over 170 feet.

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November 30, 2015

Base Grouted Drilled Shafts for Honolulu Light Rail Project

Honolulu, Hawaii –The Honolulu Light Rail Project project is taking impressive shape. Applied Foundation Testing is proud to be a part of this landmark structure on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, supported on our post grouted drilled shafts. Kiewit Infrastructure West Co. in conjunction with AFT used base grouting for the drilled shafts to reduce shaft length and increase constructability.  AFT is also performing CSL testing and