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Friday, 17 November 2017 18:56

The optimal ground improvement solutions

Hayward Baker’s experience providing optimal ground improvement solutions spans four decades and thousands of projects.

Construction work in China is taking place at a frenzied pace the last few years, but since all that new infrastructure requires space, in many occasions buildings have to be torn down and residents to move in order to make room for new projects. There are however, dwellings that stand alone like a nail that refuses to be hammered down, the so-called ‘nail houses’, when owners resist dispossession of their land by developers or hold out for better compensations.

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