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HC Matcon - Twinning of the West Trunk Sanitary Sewer

Twinning of the West Trunk Sanitary Sewer

This project includes the installation of a deep trunk sanitary sewer within bedrock under Erin Mills Parkway in Mississauga. HCM together with RWH Engineering proposed an innovative and economical design and construction process for shoring the manholes and access shafts using caisson compression rings. Challenges that had to be dealt with included designing the compression ring to

Alloa Feedermain

This project involved installation of 3 watertight caisson wall shafts. Two rectangular secant pile wall shaft approx 12m deep and one 6m diameter compression ring shaft approx 7m deep. In order to achieve the tight tolerance needed to ensure the shafts were in fact watertight the use of a guide wall was implemented. The guide

Medicine Hat Regional Hospital – New Tower Expansion

Medicine Hat Regional Hospital – New Tower Expansion

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Medicine Hat Regional Hospital – New Tower Expansion The Government of Alberta and Alberta Health Services (AHS) have broken ground on this project, which will renovate and expand the hospital to improve patient services and reduce wait times. When complete, the $200-million redevelopment will expand available ambulatory care space and will allow more space for

The Fuse at Evolution

The Fuse at Evolution

The Fuse at Evolution Following years of planning by the City of Calgary, construction on the anticipated East Village Development has started. The proud owners of the first land deal in EV in over a decade have committed to building about 700,000 sq. ft. of mixed-use residential property starting with The Fuse at Evolution. HCM

Milton Grade Separation

Milton Grade Separation

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Milton Grade Separation Client: BOT Construction Location: Milton, Ontario

Currie Reservoir - Continuous Caisson Wall

Currie Reservoir – Continuous Caisson Wall

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Increased Safety: We Used Horizontal H-Piles This project is a part of a large upgrade to the Currie Reservoir in southwest Calgary, Alberta. The project included the installation of a caisson wall as well as horizontal shoring and underpinning. The purpose of the installation of the caisson wall was to provide support for the existing

Currie Reservoir

Currie Reservoir

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Horizontal Underpinning This project consisted of an interlocking secant pile wall, combined with horizontal underpinning to accommodate a new connection to a pump house at the Currie reservoir in Calgary. The interlocking secant pile wall (caisson wall) allows for an accelerated construction schedule as it eliminates the ground loss that is present with the use

CN Malton GO Station

CN Malton GO Station

Challenge: Build While Trains Are Running Work on the Malton GO Station in Toronto, Ontario includes improvements such as new walkways and a tunnel for pedestrian access to new platforms. HC Matcon's scope of work, includes: 37 caissons at 30-inch diameter, and an approximately 25-foot deep shoring system with strand anchors. The pile and caisson

St. Joseph's Healthcare Redevelopment Project

St. Joseph’s Healthcare Redevelopment Project

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Unique Soil Conditions The future location for this tower is located immediately adjacent to the emergency wing of the existing St. Joseph's hospital in Hamilton, Ontario. HCM is a recognized shoring contractor that will take on many challenges relating to foundation design. On this particular project, HCM took on the tasks of: shotcrete shoring caissons

Scarborough Hospital

Scarborough Hospital

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A Design-Build Solution The Scarborough Hospital was adding a new Critical Care Centre in the courtyard surrounded on all sides by existing hospital structures.  HC Matcon's scope of work included: excavation of the new building foundation on pad footings permanent shotcrete underpinning system to support surrounding structures soldier pile and lagging wall to support a