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Pacific Rim National Park Bog Trail Boardwalk – Test Piles

Pacific Rim National Park Shorepine Bog Trail Boardwalk is on a sensitive 200-500 year old bog that has unique stunted vegetation with many small trees that are hundreds of years old. Boardwalk needs a replacement solution with minimum impact to the fragile vegetation and Postech Piles met the standards required by Parks Canada, Geotech and […]

Midden Site – new home construction.

New home built on First Nations Historical Midden Site. Due to the sites cultural significance any material excavated for the foundation would have to fulfill extensive archeological protocols and expenses. This house and sun deck has a concrete foundation supported by Postech Screw Piles rather than incurring the archeological costs this concrete beam did not […]

Midden Site – Saving 4,000 years of First Nations artifacts.

4,000 year old midden site in Sechelt BC. When the property owner started to build an ancient long house site was revealed which halted excavating. Quoted in the Coast News Shilshalh Nation Chief Calvin Craigar said “This discovery is so important because it is so very close to the municipality of Sechelt. It tells you […]

Deck Footings

Footings for previous deck failed due to unstable ground. Contractor dug test holes 4 feet deep and could’t reach bearing for new footings. Postech Screw Piles were installed to depths between 6 and 7 feet and didn’t require any digging or disturbance to tree roots. 6 x 6 height adjustable saddles were used so that pressure […]