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PFSF Good Practice Recommendation-Auxiliary Line Restraint Devices

The PFSF held a safety forum on the 29th of August 2018 to discuss the contributing factors of the fatal piling incident on the Westgate Tunnel Project in Melbourne in June 2018. The safety forum heard presentations from Piling contractors, Principal contractors and piling rig manufacturers on two topics, Auxiliary line Restraint devices and Exclusion [...]

PFSF Good Practice Recommendation-Auxiliary Line Restraint Devices2019-05-30T00:07:49+00:00

2020 PFSF-DFI joint Piling & Ground Improvement Conference

The PFSF and DFI combined resources to successfully produce their inaugural conference held in Melbourne in 2017. We are now inviting abstracts for the 2nd PFSF/DFI conference to be held in Sydney in March 2020. This follow-up conference is intended to promote all aspects of the deep foundations, retention and ground improvement works. Call for Abstracts [...]

2020 PFSF-DFI joint Piling & Ground Improvement Conference2019-03-23T09:19:00+00:00

PFSF-DFI Melbourne Conference

PFSF-DFI Melbourne Conference This inaugeral joint conference between the Piling and Foundation Specialist Federation (PFSF) and the Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) covers piling and ground improvement works associated with building and infrastructure developments, including foundation works and retention requirements for basements. Presenters will share their experiences and knowledge encompassing aspects of design, construction [...]

PFSF-DFI Melbourne Conference2017-09-10T23:00:00+00:00

The Introduction of PileSafe

The Introduction of PileSafe The Piling and Foundation Specialists Federation (PFSF) and The Crane Industry Council of Australia (CICA) have formed an industry partnership to administer the newly created PileSafe green sticker for piling and foundation equipment. The motivation for the inspection program is to raise the standard of piling equipment maintenance, make [...]

The Introduction of PileSafe2017-09-10T23:00:37+00:00