Permanently stabilizing a failing slope

Submitted by Doublestar Drilling


In early January 2016, Doublestar Drilling (DSD) was awarded the Daishowa – Slide Repair Tangent Pile Wall Project.

Special precautions for specific ground conditions

Submitted by Doublestar Drilling


Doublestar Drilling was awarded the large-scale condo development project, West Village, in April 2017 by Cidex Group, which is located on the west entrance of Calgary’s downtown core.

What employers need to know to prevent their workplaces from going to pot

By Jenna R. Seavers, Fillmore Riley LLP

With the imminent legalization of marijuana, some employers in the construction industry worry their workplace cultures – and safety in particular – will go to pot, so to speak. Before the legalization takes effect, it is important employers get all the facts about the law and learn how they can create policies that will help maintain a safe workplace.

Shedding light on the hidden parts of concrete piles

By Farid Moradi and Hamed Layssi, FPrimeC Solutions Inc.

The inspection and evaluation of concrete piles and deep foundations are often challenging, mainly because these elements are not easily accessible for visual inspection. The process of quality control and quality assurance for this group of elements is very much through indirect measurement of other parameters, such as resistance of a pile to driving or drilling.

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