Canada Line – Waterfront Station Granville Street, Vancouver, B.C.

Canada Line – Waterfront Station Granville Street, Vancouver, B.C.Davies Geotechnical Inc. (DGI) were invited by SNC Lavalin to be a member of the design team associated with the excavation for the Canada Line – Waterfront Station, located on Granville Street between Pender Street and Cordova Street. DGI provided an important role in partnership with SNC Lavalin and provide monitoring and reporting services regarding the performance of the excavation and shoring system. DGI provided design recommendations regarding monitoring systems and during construction were responsible for the installation and implementation of the monitoring plans as well as regular reporting to SNC.

The use of regular monitoring allowed SNC to complete the excavation and shoring process in an efficient manner while limiting ground and building movements to the target levels established by SNC at the beginning of the project.

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