SOURCE: Foundation Technologies

August 19, 2010 15:48 ET

CHANCE Engineering Seminar Series Travels to South Carolina

The Engineering Seminar Series Hosted by Foundation Technologies Makes Two September Stops in South Carolina

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - August 19, 2010) - Foundation Technologies, an industry leader in specialty foundation construction, is co-sponsoring an educational seminar with CHANCE® Civil Construction to ensure the proper application, installation, material selection and specification of CHANCE® Helical anchors, helical piles and ATLAS Resistance® piers. The seminars will be held on Sept. 15 in Columbia, S.C. and Sept. 16 in Charleston, S.C.

The seminars will be taught by well-regarded Industry experts Gary L. Seider, P.E., M. ASCE, the Engineering Manager of Civil Construction for Hubbell Power Systems CHANCE Division, as well as Cary Hannon, P.E., Vice President and Head of Engineering at Foundation Technologies, Inc.

"This is the first Seminar I enjoyed that had useful information along with PDH Credits. I will definitely recommend this seminar to my peers. I was able to gain an enormous amount of understanding from the experience and the practical knowledge that was presented."
-- Rueben Clarson, P.E. Engineering Consultant - St. Petersburg, FL

Attendees can expect to come away with a clear understanding of potential applications of helical piles and helical tiebacks, as well as the knowledge necessary to design, install, and specify helical anchors, piers, and piles utilizing the latest developments in steel foundation technology. The Program has been developed to meet the needs of Structural Engineers, Geotechnical engineers, and Civil Engineers, along with foundation and retaining wall company representatives, providing them an opportunity to gain 6 Professional Development Hours (PDH).

For course descriptions, registration, or more information, contact Foundation Technologies, Inc. at 1-800-773-2368 or email Morgan Collins at

About Foundation Technologies, Inc.
Foundation Technologies, Inc. is the exclusive distributor for CHANCE® Helical Piles and Tiebacks as well as Atlas Resistance® pier products for the Southeastern U.S. and the Caribbean. Foundation Technologies is a full service company providing the construction industry with readily available material inventoried in Atlanta, GA, as well as technical support to engineers, and onsite assistance and training to contractors.

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