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A construction activity where vertical steel pieces are put into the ground to reinforce it. Piling can include “H piling” which requires shoring or “secant piling”. “H piling” uses a large crane with a weight attached to bang piles into place causing a loud, repetitive, banging noise. “Secant” involves drilling holes and filling them with concrete and is less noisy than “H piling”. The type of equipment that could be used for piling are cranes, welding trucks and mechanical trucks.