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Ten years of Liebherr in Dubai: NSCC strengthens its position with further deep foundation machines

This year marks a big milestone for the Liebherr subsidiary in Dubai. At the end of March 2017, Liebherr celebrated its 10th anniversary in the largest city in the United Arab Emirates. On the occasion, the local deep foundation company NSCC took receipt of its new Liebherr drilling rig type…

Almita Piling acquires assets of Ancora Metalworks Inc. 

Almita Piling, based in Edmonton, Alta., has acquired certain manufacturing assets of Ancora Metalworks Inc. in Guelph, Ont. The move, which was finalized in fall 2016, advances Almita’s presence in the Ontario marketplace.  “This strategic move has resulted in the addition of a fully equipped and fully staffed manufacturing facility…

DFI to host Helical Piles and Tiebacks Seminar in Montreal

Deep Foundations Institute’s (DFI) Helical Piles and Tiebacks Committee is hosting a one-day seminar on the detailed design, application and installation of helical piles and tiebacks for new construction and rehabilitation. The seminar is being held in Montreal, Que. in mid-September. Seminar topics include axial, lateral, uplift, seismic, cyclic and…

Legalizing Marijuana – Weeding out the pitfalls

Federal legislation to legalize marijuana is expected to be tabled in the House of Commons in spring 2017. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hasn’t kept his promise to legalize the drug as soon as he took office but he has set the process in motion. This may be good news for…