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Methods in Demolishing a Building

Property owners have different purposes in demolishing their building, be it due to plan extension, new features or space, or due to certain repairs. Whatever their purpose is, it is important to get the job done by contractors who are expert in demolishing a building. There are two types of demolition, the traditional demolition, and the controlled demolition. In traditional demolition, the methods being used are usually noisy and the entire neighborhood are aware that there’s a demolition project going…

Importance of Coring Works in Construction

Coring works in construction is a process of taking soil or rock sample from the ground for further analysis with regards to its porosity, water saturation, permeability, and more. Geological information is very important for the construction team to evaluate the efficiency of the design that will be settled in a particular place. The geological information could also determine how to utilize the rock and soil in order to ensure the strength of the building. There are different coring methods…

Why Construction is a Dynamic Business

A construction business differs from ordinary businesses that we usually know because of its diversity, inclusivity, and the dynamic growth that it could achieve. Unlike other businesses that negotiate with particular suppliers in all the products and services that they provide, construction companies deal with various contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, equipment providers and more. The groups or companies that they negotiate with vary from one location to the next and from one project to another and usually depends on the…

A Decade in the Philippine Construction Business

Ten years ago, FCSI registered its business in the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), since then, its wonderful journey in the Philippine construction business began. Now, after 10 productive and profitable years, despite the high and lows, FCSI has proven the kind of services that it offers- dynamic, trusted and high–quality. After serving clients from different parts of the country, the company stayed committed to its mission; “To deliver consistent, on-time, and quality service at competitive prices.” The results…

Bored Piling Contractors

Bored piling is one of the most intensive and most important services that best bored piling contractors Philippines offer and ensure high-quality foundations for their infrastructure projects. It involves soil-testing, micro piling, and sheet piling processes that are all essential for reliable foundations and building in general. Since foundations are vital parts of the buildings, high-quality materials should never be replaced with second-class ones. Foundations are the core of building or infrastructures. They hold the entire property, building this most important…

Strengthen your Building through Retrofitting

Retrofitting Video Alarmed by the undetectable occurrence of earthquakes? Worried that your building is already old and that your beams already need repairs? Or you simply have other plans for your building, then retrofitting might be exactly what you need! Retrofitting is the process of providing something with a component or feature that it did not have when it was first manufactured or constructed. In retrofitting, Flexicore Construction Services offers 3 types of retrofitting the beams; through Carbon Fiber Wrapping,…

Why Mall Owners should Invest in Hiring Best Contractors

Malls should be able to carry just enough capacity even if it is filled with visiting people. Therefore, it should have a very strong foundation and should be done only be expert builders and contractors. For mall owners, their properties should have incredible strength that can even last the test of strong typhoons and earthquakes. This due to the fact that their building is holding many lives everyday. They should find contractors who are expert in building strong facilities using…

Infrastructure and Civil Works Philippines

Infrastructure and civil works Philippines are among the most complex and challenging projects of contractors and builder. The reason is obvious, once they succeed, they have proven the quality of their works. On the other hand, when the failed, it would mean risky results, accidents, and damages in their reputation, That is why the government is highly critical when choosing the right construction company the Philippines to hire with regards to roads, highways, and other civil works. They only choose…

How to Choose the Right Construction Company

Whether you’re planning to build your dream home or invest in real estate development, it is important to ensure that you will be getting the services of the right construction company. This means that you really have to take an effort to research the construction industry in the Philippines and not just rely on referrals unless they were referred by someone you trust. Here are some of the things that you should consider when finding the contractor that will suit…

Characteristics of Earthquake Resilient Infrastructure

Since the Philippines is within the Pacific Ring of Fire, infrastructures and buildings in the country should be resilient from natural calamities, particularly the devastating earthquakes that the country often experiences. Here are the characteristics of earthquake resilient infrastructures that could survive high magnitude earthquakes and its aftershocks. Strong Foundation A strong building or infrastructure has a strong foundation that could manage its entire weight and capacity. Such building had undergone intensive foundation planning and development using the right tools…