Why an Internal Pile Excavation Should be Your Top Priority

November 2nd, 2017 by Javeler Marine Services

Various types of maintenance needs to be done all the time. Internal pile excavation is an important maintenance project. Making this your top priority can help to save you a lot of money and aggravation. It’s simply important to know what goes into the process and who you can rely on to get the job done and done right.

Why is an internal pile excavation important?

There are all sorts of different internal file excavation projects that can be done. However, they are typically done in order to excavate and clean the interior walls of cassions, legs, jackets, and other objects that are submerged in water. It is necessary for the overall stability. However, all materials inside of the file need to be captured.

Failure to capture 100% of the spoils can result in contaminating a body of water. This can lead to fines as well as other problems – such as upsetting the ecosystem and killing wildlife around the area.

This means you need to schedule an internal pile excavation as a way of being able to sever jackets to remove them, maintain the stability of a structure, as well as to conduct general maintenance. It’s also important for you to schedule the excavation with a company who has the experience carrying out such projects and who can provide a 100% containment of the spoils.

Who is the right company?

The moment you start looking for a company that can help you, you will find an array of companies that can provide dredging and excavation. However, you want to find a reputable company with experience on a project that is similar to your own.

This is where it’s important to ask a lot of questions. What excavation projects have you worked in the past? Have you had issues with containment? What kind of setup do you have? Note that you don’t want to talk about cost at this point. Often, it’s best to pay a little more for a service knowing that it will be done right than to go with the cheapest company and not have any confidence in their ability to get the job done right.

There’s nothing wrong with taking a little time in order to find the right company. You want confidence knowing that they will be able to complete the job with 100% containment. They should also understand how to restrain soft soil of a bedrock and various other issues that you may be experiencing based upon the location of your project.

If you can find a company that has worked on projects learn to your own, it will allow you to know that they are capable of doing the job. From there, you should talk about cost so that it can be budgeted appropriately.

An internal pile excavation might be absolutely necessary in order to avoid containment as well as to ensure your operations run smoothly. Choosing the right company will also make it easier for you to know that the project will be done properly without having to clean up the mess of inexperienced personnel.