The 3rd Annual
Great Canadian Projects Issue
Piling Canada is officially accepting submissions for
this year’s “Great Canadian Projects” issue. If your
firm completed an interesting project in 2018 or
2019, Piling Canada encourages you to complete
an entry and submit it to Piling Canada no later than Jan.
24, 2020. All entries are free and companies can submit an
unlimited number of projects for consideration. The selected
projects will be featured in the Quarter 1 2020 issue of
After 2018’s well received inaugural “Great Canadian Projects”
issue, the Piling Canada team decided to bring this issue back
as an annual edition to celebrate the innovative work being
done here in Canada and by Canadian companies. This issue
acknowledges the ingenuity, hard work and commitment
that goes into each deep foundation project and recognizes
excellence in construction projects from coast to coast.
Through the “Great Canadian Projects” issue, Piling
Canada recognizes those companies that have integrated
unique design considerations, problem solving, value
engineering, cost savings, innovative applications and
benefits to the community or owner into their projects.
How to submit
All Canadian companies that have completed a deep foundations
project – domestically or internationally – between Jan. 1, 2018,
to Dec. 31, 2019, inclusively, are eligible to submit their projects
International companies that have completed a deep
foundations project within Canada between Jan.1, 2018, to
Dec. 31, 2019, inclusively, are eligible to submit their projects
If you have any questions or require any assistance
during the submission process, contact Piling Canada’s
editor, Lindsay Risto, at email@example.com
All participating companies must focus on the
completeness in addressing each of the criteria outlined in
There are three categories projects can be submitted under:
• Deep foundation projects by a Canadian company within
Canada, completed on or before Dec. 31, 2019.
• Deep foundation projects by a Canadian company outside
of Canada, completed on or before Dec. 31, 2019.
• Deep foundation projects by an international company
within Canada, completed on or before Dec. 31, 2019.
Submissions must be entered with the permission of the
principals or officers of the firm.
Submission must include
Completed submission form
• A brief article overview including (if applicable):
◦ Special innovation in construction techniques, equipment
and/or materials used.
◦ Unique application of piles or design considerations.
◦ Construction problems and creative solutions.
◦ Cost saving measures such as value engineering.
◦ Innovative project management.
◦ Design changes/challenges.
◦ Management or mitigation of
• Minimum three (3) high-resolution (1 MB or larger)
photos of the project.
By submitting your project to Piling Canada for the “Great
Canadian Projects” issue, you are agreeing to have your
project featured – if selected – in the Quarter 1 2020 issue
of Piling Canada. Selected firms can choose to submit their
own article or work with a Piling Canada writer (at no cost to
you) to craft the article. Assistance in identifying applicable
photos (captions and credits) will also be required.
Please send all completed submission materials to
We thank everyone in advance for your participation.
However, only those selected for the “Great Canadian
Projects” issue will be contacted.
Enter your project now
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