The Nitty Gritty

The official Team UMA Blog

Utilizing Soil Nails: Unique Temporary Shoring Project

In early 2016, URETEK MA was contacted to assist in the installation of the shoring for a Wet Well Cofferdam, at a Wastewater Pump Station in South Carolina.  UMA was contacted to serve as a Design-Build subcontractor, on a temporary shoring project that had run into unforeseen conditions.  The original plan was to drive in a […]

North Trade St. Load Test Team Uretek

Load Testing the Uretek Way

Uretek Mid-Atlantic was recently sub-contracted to design and build eleven micropiles for a Mast General Store and Apartment building in Winston-Salem, NC. Originally constructed in the early 1900’s, the structure is currently an empty office building.  The new micropiles will function as deep foundations on the exterior of the building to support a new pedestrian bridge, connecting the building […]