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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…

Flexbond Epoxy Injection Services

Sealants are applied to prevent the spread of fires, fumes, toxic gases and water during fire, and other accidents. Without sealant application, fire could easily spread and problems with water and electricity connections could easily escalate. Flexbond epoxy injection services of Flexicore Construction Services help their clients protect and restore their concrete structures. Among the impressive services of Flexicore Construction Services are their sealant works and sealant products. They have wide-range of firestop products and solutions such as the epoxy binder, pressure…

Excavations and Hauling Earthworks

Among the most arduous tasks that contractors perform involves excavations and hauling earthworks. Hauling earthworks pertain to the processing of the earth surface that includes soil and rock to make it favorable to the construction projects that will take place. Excavation is defined as the process of removing rock and soil from the lot area where a new infrastructure will be built. Whether the construction task involves general demolition with hauling of rock, soil or asphalt, reliable contractors Philippines has…

Advantages of Controlled Demolition

Controlled demolition services are commonly preferred in urbanized locations where busy infrastructures, transportation, and residential homes mushroomed. These busy environments might not tolerate the traditional demolition where to much noise and massive types of machinery are brought to carry out the entire demolition process. Also coined as ‘soft demolition, controlled demolition through cutting and sawing is executed with less noise and dust and while processes like cutting and sawing take place. With the use of state-of-the-art equipment and a team…

What is Bored Piling

Bored piling is among the most important construction processes that should be done in a careful manner. The process involves creating circular holes into the ground or coined as boring then installing steel supplementation before filing the holes with concrete so it will form into bored piles. Bored piling with soil testing also pertains to designating foundations that could suit to almost any types of soil and could ensure that the building will remain standing through the test of weather…

Factors to Consider before Retrofitting

Building owners might come to a point that they find their existing building could no longer useful in catering to their changing needs, be it for residential reasons or business-related purposes. They will have to decide whether they have to demolish it and build a new one or consider the dynamic solution of retrofitting with carbon fiber. Before deciding to retrofit a building there are important factors to consider first. Among the first consideration is the budget. If the budget…

Benefits of Diamond Core Drilling Process

Being known as an indestructible material, diamond is not only precious to wear but serves as a valuable element for construction process as well. Since diamonds are resilient, cutting extremely hard objects in the construction process is something that diamonds could be very useful with. In diamond core drilling services, diamonds are being utilized in order to drill in a more effective and accurate manner. A diamond core drill has a core bit fitted with diamonds so it could be…