Vibration and Noise

  • Helical Piles produce little to no vibration during installation. This decreases possible damage to existing structures from soil movement
  • Vibration could damage things like older buildings, cracks in existing masonry, Windows, and is disturbing to anyone working or living nearby.
  • There isn’t any pounding or drive pile noise that can be very annoying to anyone nearby.
  • Noise is limited to the small equipment needed to install the piles. Caisson typically requires large trucks and rigs to install.
  • Vibration and noise impacts other business and neighbors which can cause problems, create delays and make for a hostile environment.