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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[..]

Microtunneling project wins year's top honours

Posted on October 29, 2019

Michels Canada is honoured to be part of the McLoughlin Point Wastewater Treatment Plant outfall project named the 2019 Canadian Project of the Year at No-Dig North in Calgary, AB.

Pouce Coupe crossing completed in less than a month

Posted on September 30, 2019

The ability to quickly mobilize personnel and equipment to a neighboring province allowed Michels Canada to meet a new customer’s need for a time-sensitive project. Encana asked Michels to[..]

Michels Canada supports Coquitlam firefighters

Posted on September 5, 2019

The Michels Canada crew working on the FortisBC Lower Mainland Intermediate Pressure System Upgrade (LMIPSU) pipeline project in Coquitlam were treated to a special lunch in Blue Mountain Park. On[..]

Microtunnel project ends with wet retrieval

Posted on August 9, 2019

A combined team from Michels Canada and Michels Corporation completed a tunnel through hard granite from a shaft near the shore of Victoria, BC into the Pacific Ocean. The 2,121-mm (6.95 feet)[..]

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