This project required piles on either side of a mining drill rig to support the rig during the drilling process should there be a sudden increase in drilling pressure. We recommended piles min 3.5m deep for the required load. The customer stated a competitor recommended piles 12m deep! 3 days after the PO was received, […]
Day 1 – quote. Day 6 – bespoke height adjustable mounting plates that screw into the top of the Katana pile – designed and fabricated. Day 8 – Katana Screw Piles installed. What our customer said: We contacted Katana Foundations after struggling to find a suitable foundation option to install a ground mount solar system. […]
On Monday 18th March 2019 – Katana Foundations received their AU and NZ CodeMark Certification. Asking a third party to shine a light on your business; not only leads to improvement but allows your customers and installers know that you go the extra mile to ensure sound processes and products are what you stand for. […]
The reason we can fabricate almost any bespoke accessory for the top of our piles is due to our patented 20mm thick drive head, an integral part of the Katana Pile. When I arrived at the Newcastle branch – the whole family of bearer plate accessories were together on the table – the 200mmx200mm, the […]
Great turnout at the Building Officials Institute of NZ meeting at Tauranga City Council Friday 31st August 2018. New Zealand certainly has some challenges ahead with housing demand. The Katana Foundations team presented the screw pile solution (including an on-site demonstration) – supported by Michael Fox and Pete Roden from our valued client EasyBuild. We heard […]
Can you believe that Adelaide was one of the first cities to use the Polyvoid suspended ground slab….