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Foundation Drilling Feature: Drilled Shaft Optimization

QS worked collaboratively with MJ Drilling and Commonweath Edison to optimize designs for ten large-diameter drilled shaft foundations on a Chicago project.  This alternative "Value Engineering" approach resulted in a 60% neat line rock excavation reduction and 16% overall concrete volume reduction from the base bid.  The project was featured in this month's issue of Foundation Drilling Magazine. 

Read the full article here.