The Oaks by Strand – Phase 2 Excavation and Shoring

September 2020 – February 2021
Client: Axiom Builders Inc.
Project Value: $1,425,000

730 Clarke Road, Coquitlam

After successfully completing phase 1, Terra Contracting was awarded the Phase 2 excavation and shoring for The Oaks by Strand. This project entails 8 m of bulk excavation and the installation of 4 rows of conventional anchor. The geotechnical consultant for this project is GeoPacific.

For Phase 2, Terra is excavated and removed approximately 26,000 m3 of soil. The machines Terra is using for this project include a 490 size excavator, a 350 size excavator, and a 245 size excavator. For anchor and shoring, 5,200 sf of shotcrete and 2,800 lf of conventional anchors.

Further to the excavation scope, Terra was also awarded the contract for the slab on grade preparation.

Key Highlights:

  • Excavation depth – 8 m
  • Excavated and removed 26,000 m3 of soil
  • Installed 4 rows of anchors
  • Awarded additional scope: Slab on Grade Prep