Construction Excavation Techniques

Constructing a building can depend on the composition of the soil, and the gradient of the site. Loose soil and steep inclines can create problems for the stability and structural integrity of a building, leading to sinking and collapse. Excavating the site is a necessary first step to ensuring the ground is level and has a uniform density before pouring …

Types of Excavation in Construction

Excavation is generally used to clear away material to prepare an area for construction. It is an important part of constructing homes, businesses, roadways, bridges, and other structures. Construction companies use several different methods of excavation. Each type of excavation is classified by the material being excavated or the specific purpose of the excavation. Stripping Excavation This type of excavation, …