Recent Examples of piling from the Web
His vision included a park sitting on offshore pilings, linked by two pedestrian bridges.
Since then, around 200 other buildings have had their pilings repaired.
Brevard County officials said that erosion caused by Hurricane Irma left the pilings that support the bridge structurally deficient.
That would include airports, roads, warehouses, and even pilings on which a pipeline might be built.
The new construction will replace a 50- year-old bridge whose pilings are prone to scour, a dangerous condition where sand erodes away from the support structure.
The hope is that the foam could become a less-expensive alternative to steel pilings.
Six steel pilings, each 16 inches across, would support the floating dock.
Water leaking into sewers or tunnels can drop the water table below the pilings even in wet years.
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