3 Types of Earthworks and Foundations Earthworks involve various operations using mechanical machines to prepare the land for future construction. Earthwork: the principle The earthwork consists of several steps: Soil stripping: the topsoil is temporarily extracted to a depth of about 25 cm. This operation can be carried out manually for smaller sites or with […]
Earthmoving Equipment: What Is It?
Earthmoving equipment is the machinery used to remove, transport, load, elevate, or level the earth. They are, by nature, large and complex. In general, they are self-propelled vehicles in which tools designed to perform specific functions have been integrated. We notice these types of machines in all earthmoving sites, usually yellow in color. Here is […]
Top 6 Things To Know About Earthmoving
When you start construction work, whether for your own building site, a park, or another building, the earthwork phase is one of the most important stages of the project; excavating a site is that step at the beginning of construction where the building land is prepared so that it is suitable for what you want […]
3 Steps to Digging a Foundation with a Mini Excavator
3 Steps to Digging a Foundation with a Mini Excavator Summary – Focus on renting a mini excavator – Step 1: Locate and mark the foundation – Step 2: Dig the foundation with a mini excavator – Step 3: Finalize the foundation While it is possible to do your foundation with […]
The 5 Worst Enemies Of Your Frame
Wooden constructions are mostly finished with a frame that represents the skeleton of the house. Compared to other building materials, wood is the most stable. However, wood has enemies in the living world that can cause serious problems. What are the 7 enemies of wood frames? 1. Fungi Unlike other materials, the enemies of wood are […]
How to Level Uneven Ground?
You have just acquired a piece of land, and you plan to build a house on it, but the ground is not at the same level? Faced with such differences, realizing an earthwork, including a leveling of the land, is required before proceeding with any development. However, the realization of such works is only done […]
What Are the Different Types of Earthworks?
You have a construction project that requires earthworks, but you don’t know who to call to do it? It is essential to know that there are different types of earthworks, and sometimes it is other professionals who take care of it. What Is Earthwork? First of all, it is better to know what is an […]
How Earthworks Are Carried Out (Part 1)
How Earthworks Are Carried Out (Part 1) The earthworks concern a significant number of building sites. However, the steps to be carried out are often similar, and they depend mainly on the nature of the soil and the surface area to be excavated. Whatever your project is, construction, extension, exterior development, renovation, etc., the earthwork […]