Paramount Tie Down Anchors

Blake Whippy Commercial

The project site presented a few challenges. Previously, the site received stone columns to increase the soil density. So this meant that we had to install our anchors through the dense soils. As well as in some cases being installed directly through the stone columns. Another challenge faced was the level of the water table in Richmond, which created the …

Helical Anchors

Blake Whippy Commercial

This site presented no real challenges for TerraCana. The only minor challenges faced were due to an extremely dense first meter of ground. As a result this meant the material was installed at a very high torque. Close to the capacity of the grade of steel selected for the project. As a result this provides excellent structural support, but it …

Helical Pipe Pile Foundation

Blake Whippy Commercial

Netex Canada Inc. Location: Delta, BC A new residential development was being built next to the Cove Links Golf Course. In this project, TerraCana installed a 60 foot tall mesh fence between the golf course and the new homes. The project called for nine steel poles at 60 feet tall to support the mesh fencing. The soil conditions on the …

Indoor Deep Foundation Installation

Blake Whippy Commercial

Client: Great Little Box Co. Location: Richmond, BC The Great Little Box printing company wanted to install a new industrial-size printer in its Richmond facility. The new printer required a foundation that could handle a heavy load. Because of this, our design team recommended a deep foundation for stability and strength.  Since the project site was indoors, the building posed a number of limitations. …