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The Geopier Impact RAP system used in Toronto

Geopier Impact RAP system Geopier Impact RAP system .

The Geopier Impact® Rammed Aggregate Pier® (RAP) system was used on the Leslie Barns Storage and Maintenance Facility in Toronto and sped up the project timelines significantly.

The system provided high-bearing capacity while effectively controlling settlement in the soft, highly organic soil profile. The RAP system also provided for radial drainage elements that served the dual purpose of draining the soil during preloading and for providing long-term settlement control and support to the new fill and track slabs. Read more by clicking here.

Watch below the Geopier Impact® On-Site Installation and Animation video

Source: Geopier.com

 

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