Category Archives: Features

Building it Better – Baur applies technology to cost savings

Thanks to the internet, today’s consumer has a huge advantage when it comes to making a purchase. One or two clicks allows several options to appear on the screen. The identical product may offer several different prices, and perhaps free shipping, bonus points, or other consumer enticements to keep the…

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…