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Eric Drooff named president of Keller North America

Keller is pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Drooff as president of Keller, North America. Drooff is succeeding former president James Hind following his retirement. After earning his BS in Civil Engineering from Bucknell University, Drooff spent several years working for general contractors in the New York Metro area…

Keller acquires Subterranean

Acquisition of Subterranean (Manitoba) further expands Keller’s geographic footprint and customer base. Keller North America (Keller) announces the acquisition of Subterranean (Manitoba) Ltd., a highly respected geotechnical contractor based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and the region’s leading caisson service provider. Subterranean will now operate as Keller. Combining their local expertise with…

Keller North America performs its first O-pile project in Canada

Keller, the world’s leader in geotechnical solutions, announces the completion of its first interlocking pipe pile (O-pile) system for Alamos Island Gold Mine in Dubreuilville, Ontario.  When the Gold Mine encountered unexpected ground conditions at the proposed site for their tailings dam expansion, a 40-metre (131-foot) long cut-off wall was…

Flashback: Saving the Calgary Zoo

The Calgary Zoo is located in the Bridgeland neighbourhood of Calgary, just east of the city’s downtown. It is accessible via light rail system, car, and bicycle/foot via the Bow River pathway. A large portion of the zoo is located on St. George’s Island in the Bow River. The zoo,…