People look at the Hawaiian
Islands and think to
themselves, "This is just one
big solid rock!" The reality is
lava rock is among the
weakest in the world and
decays the fastest of all the
rock formations. Nature has
ordered that the youngest
material out of the earth falls
apart the fastest.
Volcanic rock decays and erodes quickly. The
decay is the result of a subtropical setting with
relatively high temperatures and humidity all year
round. Volcanic rocks are high...
FMI has a combined 60+ years of experience in all aspects of geotechnical construction including limited
access foundations. We have developed specialized tools, training and techniques to economically and
permanently repair distress to property and foundations. FMI has established a team of engineers,
designers and installers that are capable of delivering a turnkey product for any foundation, shoring, or
retention systems. Whether it be remedial or new construction, FMI will work with you and/or your
represenative to produce the most cost effective solution for all your geotechnical and associated needs.
With a simple phone call, you can schedule a site assessment with one
of our foundation technicians and/or an associate geotechnical
engineer. When onsite we will address your immediate concerns and
give recomendations for the geotechnical health of your entire property.
We understand the need to develop a high level of trust with our
clients, therefore this initial site consoltation and assessment is
provided at no cost to you.
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Foundation Mechanics Inc. is Hawaii’s premier
geotechnical contractor specializing in deep
foundations. We bring over 60+ combined
years of experience and hundreds of satisfied