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Nothing rocky about Alberta pipeline construction

Posted on December 2, 2020

Michels Canada constructed 22km of 42-inch natural gas pipeline and associated fabricated facilities on the Rocky View section of the Western Alberta System Mainline Loop (WASML). The work site was a[..]

HDD, microtunnel work part of Innovation Initiative of the Year

Posted on November 9, 2020

Michels Canada is honoured to use trenchless construction techniques to complete two critical phases of the Tunneling Association of Canada’s 2020 Innovation Initiative of the Year.

Crews move quickly to put out field fires

Posted on October 7, 2020

We’re serious about helping the communities in which we work, but sometimes we face situations way beyond what we would normally expect.

A continuous commitment to safety

Posted on September 14, 2020

We take our responsibility for the health and safety of our people and those who live and work around us very seriously. That’s why everyone at Michels Canada – our executive team, our HSE[..]

Geopolymer Lining Project Helps Pave Way for Metro Vancouver's Future Needs

Posted on July 31, 2020

Metro Vancouver, Liquid Waste Services, needed qualified utility contractors to complete a pilot project of Trenchless methods to determine if Geotree GeoSpray® Geopolymer was suitable as a[..]

Beaver River Crossing: Saving Time and Money with Direct Pipe Technology

Posted on June 25, 2020

Twenty kilometres northeast of the town of Bonnyville, Alberta, a steel pipeline needed to be installed underneath the Beaver River. The particular crossing was part of the greater Inter Pipeline Cold[..]

Michels Canada selected by TC Energy to construct Keystone XL Pipeline Project in Canada

Posted on June 23, 2020

Michels Canada announced today it has been awarded the contract from TC Energy Corporation (TSX, NYSE: TRP) (TC Energy) to construct approximately 260 kilometers of the Keystone XL Pipeline Project in[..]

Michels Canada reaches safety milestone

Posted on April 2, 2020

Michels Canada has surpassed a major safety milestone of working 3 million exposure hours without a single lost-time injury. The accomplishment is the result of Michels Canada’s safety culture[..]

Michels Canada raises $48,770 for cancer foundation

Posted on December 18, 2019

Michels Canada is proud to continue our tradition of supporting the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation by raising nearly $50,000 during our annual Pink Campaign.

What are Microtunneling Wet Retrievals?

Posted on November 20, 2019

Microtunneling is a remote-controlled system for the trenchless installation of an underground passageway. Because it is a closed-face system, it can be successfully operated from a shaft on land to a[..]

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