Pile Driver and GPS (Global Positioning System) Capabilities Relating to Ground Mount Solar Installations
Thursday, October 22, 2020
2:40 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
Contractors are faced with multiple options when it comes to anchoring ground mount solar systems. We will discuss the most common types that can be installed with pile drivers. These differing anchor designs are not conducive to all soil types, which will be explained. Accuracy of the pile and anchor location, as well as plumb and height are critical on most jobsites, and GPS systems can help ensure that a job is completed within tolerances. Our discussion will revolve around GPS capabilities of the most common systems utilized with pile drivers.