Helical Pier certifications


It is with great pleasure that we announce to you that Techno Metal Post has obtained approval from IAPMO (ER-481) for use of Helical Foundations under the International Residential Code (IRC). 

  • P1, P2, P3 included
  • Selected underpinning brackets are included (SM1, SM3, SM4)
  • P2, P3 approval includes extensions, P1 does not include extensions
  • Soil report is not needed unless area is known to have unstable soil (fill, swell, collapse, etc.)

 IAPMO Evaluation Report (ER-481) 


Techno Metal Post received an evaluation report (ESR #3418) from the ICC Evaluation Service (ICC-ES), the equivalent of the CCMC in Canada and the CCFAT in France, providing evidence that our 3 ½ in. (88.9 mm) diameter helical pile, models P3-8, P3-10 and P3-12, as well as bracket models PC5, PC6, PC8, PU4, PU5, PU4B, PU5B, PSC6, PSC8, PIB6 and PIB8 comply with code requirements in the United States.

ICC ESR#3418, U.S. (.Pdf) 


 In 2002 (and renewed in 2014), Techno Metal Post received certification from the Canadian Construction Materials Centre (CCMC) attesting that Techno Pieux/Techno Metal Post products comply with the requirements of the National Building Code of Canada (NBC).

Evaluation Report CCMC 13059-R of the National Research Council of Canada (.Pdf) 


Since 2006, Techno Metal Post’s technology has been granted technical approval #3/16‑873 by the Commission chargée de formuler des Avis Techniques (CCFAT) in France. To date, this technical approval is in force in France and the French Overseas Countries and Territories for the implementation of specific foundations. The helical piles manufactured by Techno Metal Post can be used to support new constructions or additions, and to reinforce existing structures. They can be used in any type of soil as well as in high-level seismic zones.

Technical Approval #3/16-873, CCFAT, France (French only) (.Pdf) 

ISO 9001:2015

 ISO 9001:2015 specifies requirements for a quality management system when an organization:

  1. demonstrates its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, and
  2. aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including system improvement processes, ensuring client compliance and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

(.PDF) Certificat ISO 9001:2015 

BSI – CE Marketing

Techno Metal Post Inc has received the Certification that confirms its products fulfil all the prescribed requirements for the European Norm EN 1090-1:2009 + A1:2011 including Execution Class 2 in EN 1090-2.

As a result, since June 2017, the Techno Metal Posts are CE marked to meet the national regulations for all European countries as per the Interior Rule CEN/CENELEC.

(.PDF) Certificat BSI – CE marking 

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Techno Metal Post - South Jersey Helical Piers

106 Harmon Drive, Suite B

Blackwood, NJ 08012


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