Watch how Crux designed and installed specialty foundations for 500 kV double circuit structures in a protected wetland. Construction relied heavily on helicopters, and value engineering played a major role in completing foundation work on schedule.
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Crux was pleased to accept both the 2014 Outstanding Project Award and the C. William Bermingham Innovation Award at the DFI 39th Annual Conference on Deep Foundations last week in Atlanta, GA. The Outstanding Project Award was presented for Crux’s foundation … Continue reading
Crux’s patented steel cap micropile foundations, implemented on San Diego Gas & Electric’s Sunrise Powerlink Project, were featured as the cover story in the September/October issue of DFI’s Deep Foundations Magazine. Click here to read the article.
PSE&G Traverses New Jersey Wetland John Ribardo, Public Service Electric & Gas, and Steve Davidow, Crux Subsurface | T&D World Magazine A steadily increasing demand for power has introduced a number of unique design and construction challenges within the overhead transmission sector, … Continue reading
Crux was the recent recipient of three industry awards for design-build foundation work and the introduction of an innovative steel pile cap design on the Sunrise Powerlink Project. This included the DFI Outstanding Project Award, the C. William Bermingham Innovation … Continue reading
Crux’s micropile foundation work on the Sunrise Powerlink Project has been selected as the North American representative for the International Society of Micropile’s Micropile World Cup. The project will be up against selected projects from South America, Europe and Australia … Continue reading
Crux’s specialty foundation work on the Troy Meadows transmission segment was recently featured in GeoDrilling International’s May 2014 issue. Click below to view the full article.
A History of Problem Solving When Crux first began installing micropiles in 2002, the company was already known for providing difficult-access geotechnical exploration services throughout the western United States for tunnel, dam, highway and slope stabilization projects, including the Hoover … Continue reading
Crux recently provided micropile foundation EPC services within a Priority Wetland for Public Service Electric & Gas Company’s (PSE&G) Susquehanna-Roseland Electric Reliability Project. The specialty deep foundation was selected to accommodate challenging subsurface conditions and access constraints associated with the … Continue reading
Affiliated publications Building & Construction Canada and Energy & Infrastructure Magazine feature an article in their Winter 2013 issues on the construction of the Northwest Transmission Line (NTL). The article, titled “Powering Growth,” discusses various challenges associated with construction of the … Continue reading