Foundation Specialists, Inc. (FS) is a duly organized Construction Company in the Philippines with category license rating “AAA” from Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board (PCAB) for General Engineering and General Building classification, with specialization in Foundation works.
Foundation Specialists, Inc., since the start of its operations in the Philippines 46 years ago, as a Branch first (1977), and eventually as a Philippine Corporation (January 1983), has been committed to Technical Excellence, Professional Integrity, Research, Development & Continuous Improvement of Construction Methodologies and of the Construction Technologies it carries. Foundations being the first and most important part of every construction, FS has invested, over the years, time and resources to develop Foundations and Soil Improvement Technologies, particularly in the field of Deep Foundations, Underpinning, Soil Consolidation, Soil Densification, Retaining Structures & Slope Control, thru the validation of theoretical works, done by campaigns of actual field testing carried out in FS testing areas & in FS Geotechnical Laboratory, and by testing work done under contract, always targeting total reliability of results, best quality of works, zero defects, & Clients' satisfaction.
FS construction services conform to international standards. FS is available to provide solutions to problems associated with construction, especially with unstable soil and deep foundations both in land and offshore,.
For Four & Half Decades FS has been busy constructing Bridges, Light Rail Systems, Roads, Site Development, Tunnels, Causeways, Ports, Wharfs, Piers , Reservoirs, Pumping Stations and Power Plant, Steel Mills, Airport Facilities and Deep Foundations, Industrial & High-Rise Buildings, Multi-Level Basements, Top Down Construction of Underground Structures, Performing Soil Consolidation by various methods, Designing Developing and Testing New Foundation Technologies. Through the years, FS has been active in promoting Filipino and international expertise in the market, and has successfully completed many significant construction Projects. Part of the technical services regularly provided by FS and greatly appreciated by Clients, is Value Engineering, especially in, (but not limited to) the Geotechnical field, Deep Foundations, Micropiles and Large Diameter Bored Piles, Diaphragm Walls, Soil Consolidation, Soil Liquefaction Control, Slope Stabilization, Retaining Structures, Soil Erosion Control and Soil Remediation.
Capabilities and Technologies
Foundation Specialists, Inc., a well established construction company, has been known since inception for targeting and consistently achieving a high degree of customer satisfaction, early projects completion, high quality of work standards and sound financial management, and through the years established strong and competent design engineering.
FS is counting on its fruitful years of experience in general engineering and general building construction and special foundation design and installation as clear convincing proofs of its competence, stability and reliability. Customers look more and more to companies like FS who can keep up with the changing times, by developing and improving technologies and methodologies, continuously training and educating its workforce, improving and upgrading technologies, never sacrificing quality of work..
With a PCAB "AAA" category rating for General Engineering and General Building, FS has been engaging, for four and half decades now, in the construction of large INFRASTRUCTURES [flyovers, bridges, underpasses, overpasses, wharfs & piers, tunnels, roads, mass rail transit systems, flood control and other infrastructures ], BUILDINGS [residential, commercial, industrial, institutional], INDUSTRIAL PLANTS, MULTI-LEVEL BASEMENTS, and projects involving large amounts of FOUNDATION WORKS, and LAND DEVELOPMENT (site development, resettlement and reclamation).
Pioneering in the field of foundation engineering, FS has introduced technological innovations on design and methods of special foundation such as large diameter bored piles, barrette piles, diaphragm walls, tie-back anchor systems, slurry walls, grout plugs, multi-stage injected steel micropiles, soil-cement columns, vertical drains, ground anchoring, Stone Columns & Gravel Piers, soil stabilization, among others.
By diaphragm wall, FS has built steel mills, steel rolling mil pits, press pit, marginal wharves and docks, deep basements for buildings, underground parking, retaining walls, bridge abutments, dams’ foundations, and walls for underground water reservoir. Among the diaphragm wall projects designed and constructed by FS are the National Steel Marginal Wharf, Five and Two Stand Temper Mill Pit, Toyota Press Pit, Eduarosa Tower, Chateau de Baie Condominium, Perla Mansion de Seguros Condominium, Prince Plaza II Condominium, Cityland Condominium, Bayview Tower, Salcedo 2 Place Building, China Steel Tower, Trafalgar Tower, and Care Realty Building..