International Foundation Group L.L.C. (IFG) is a U.A.E. based Company founded in 2003 by Dr. Khalil Charif to undertake projects involving specialist services in construction of deep foundations and installation of underground services. Since inception, IFG embodies principles of combining technical excellence and a passion for continual innovation.
Dr. Khalil Charif, the Managing Partner of IFG, is an acknowledged industry expert in ground behavior. He propels the company forward through his extraordinary personality which is driven by passion and conviction to deliver not just projects, but a legacy, alongside the needs of clients and commercial imperatives.
IFG offers innovative foundation solutions using in-house expertise and innovation. These key factors set us apart from many of our competitors who rely on external specialist for this part of the service.
IFG is the fastest growing microtunneling company in the Middle East with the most advanced and extensive micro-tunneling equipment in the U.A.E. & IFG specializes in the installation of potable water, sewerage, irrigation, district cooling & other pipelines.
IFG’s piles have formed the foundations of some of the most iconic landmarks in U.A.E.
IFG's vast experience, in-depth knowledge in ground engineering & wide range of equipment / machinery has provided the best Geo-technical solutions across the region.
Kilometers of shoring works / retaining walls have been successfully completed, sometimes in tight, congested urban areas, commonly to 24 meters depth but often deeper.
IFG has constructed by diaphragm wall method shafts of 16 meters internal diameter and 51 meters deep, this being the deepest completed to date in U.A.E.
SOIL IMPROVEMENT/ SLOPE STABILITY
IFG has provided solutions for soil improvement to serve many developments and so ensure successful construction, through:
Soil Mixing Methods
Pressurized Grout Injection
Mass Grouting of Cavity Filling