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Wal-Mart Micropiles

Wal-Mart Micropiles

Overcoming Poorly Engineered Fill This project solved a very difficult problem for Buttcon and Walmart Canada, with the new footings settling on a poorly done engineered fill. The previous winter had frozen some of the fill, and footing settlements of up to 3 inches were on-going as the steel was erected. HC Matcon mobilized a

Mars B Toronto General Hospital

Mars B Toronto General Hospital

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This 3.5 Million dollar contract involved HC Matcon providing a full excavation, a 16,000 Sq. Ft. shoring and large diameter caisson package for this project. Challenges included the support of historical facades, tight working room, land locked site location and staged demolition. The site required all 4000 Dump Truck loads to be removed through a