Normally, installing light standards for road and parking lots requires the expense of excavating and putting in the concrete piers. Not only is that expensive, but it prolongs the project because of all the time it takes to excavate, pour the pier, wait for the concrete to settle, and backfill the excavation.
Screw piles are a much simpler alternative for lamp posts bases. Providing a secure foundation, without the need to wait nor the expenses of excavating and backfilling. Postech Screw Piles are installed in minutes, by one worker, using one piece of equipment. It doesn’t require a whole crew with multiple pieces of heavy equipment. The process is self-monitoring, so you know exactly how firmly the screw pile is installed and how firm of a foundation it will provide.
When you use Postech Screw Piles for the base of your residential street lightning, you can install your outdoor light immediately after our expert installer has proceeded with the installation of the screw pile. This way, you dont have to wait for the concrete to set or harden to complete your lamp post project.
Since the screw pile is installed below the frost line, it provides a stable foundation, which won’t be affected by ground movement caused by frost. There is no danger of lamp post tipping to one side due to freezing or mud. The foundation will remain secure throughout the entire installation.
The installation of Postech Screw Piles creates much less disruption to the surrounding field than any other method. They can be installed with existing landscaping or parking lot pavement in place, without having to make extensive repairs to the landscaping or the pavement after the installation. In fact, Postech Screw Piles are the only type of foundation that can be installed as a lamp post and other landscaping accessories without disrupting the surrounding field. This makes them perfect for retrofitting into existing facilities.
If the lamp post needs to be removed, Postech Screw Piles can remove it with the same piece of equipment that they installed with. With minimal disruption to the surrounding field. Aside from the screw pile hole, there is no disruption or damage to the surrounding area.