Category Archives: Features

Deep Connections – Doublestar Drilling partners with Resolve and Accessible Housing in Calgary

Rooting themselves in the communities where they live and work has always been of the utmost importance to Doublestar Drilling. The company is deeply connected to their people, products, and partnerships. That’s why Doublestar Drilling has partnered with Resolve and Accessible Housing to provide continuous flight auger (CFA) foundation piles…

Digging the Downtown Scene

The Stampede, the Saddledome, the 1988 Winter Olympics – Calgary is the home of many events, landmarks, and moments in history. Now, Calgary is also home to one of the largest man-made holes in Canada. Construction of TELUS Sky, a 60-storey development, will be one of the tallest buildings in…

Patented sonic pile-anchors set to revolutionize building foundations

  It’s been a long time coming. In fact, it’s taken more than 50 years for sonic drilling research to come full circle – back to one of its earliest uses as a pile driver. Now, however, the technology is far superior and set to revolutionize the piling industry with…

Davide Trevisani takes home DFI’s DaVinci Legends Award

In the current world enamoured with hoodie-wearing CEOs, it’s refreshing to profile a successful business person who not only started his career without cell phones, computers, overnight delivery, or email, but who also still wears a suit and tie to every meeting. It’s been nearly 60 years since Davide Trevisani…