Geotechnical Research Centre

Clients & Projects

The GRC has provided innovative solutions for more than 27 industry partners from Canada, South America, Korea, Australia and the United States of America.

The following is a partial list of past and present projects.

Full Scale Tests of SFRC Segmental Liner
Toronto, Ontario
Clients:  HMM\TTC

Billy Bishop Tunnel
Toronto, Ontario
Clients:  EXP\Technicore\Isherwood

Vale-Ferro Carjas Mines
Brazil

Client: Worley Parsons 

Port Arthur Power Generation
Texas, USA

Client: Tolunay Wong Engineers, USA 

NRG Energy

Texas, USA

Client: Tolunay Wong Engineers, USA 

Foundation Design at North Power Station
Bermuda
Client: Bermuda Electric Light Co. Ltd., Bermuda

Compressors Foundations Design JGS Naphtha Project
The Philippines

Client: Daelim Industrial Co. Ltd., Korea 

Steam and Turbine Generators Foundations
Pocheon, Korea
Client: Daelim Industrial Co. Ltd., Korea 

WRCT Tunnel

Kentucky, USA

Clients: Hatch Mott Macdonald\Thelon Associates 

Ankara Subway

Ankara, Turkey

Client: SNC-Lavalin

Rehabilitation of Heart Lake Tunnel

Mississauga, Ontario

Clients: Ontario Ministry of Transportation\Thurber\RV Anderson\Golder\Morrison Hershfield 

The Bow
Calgary, Alberta

Client: Isherwood Associates 

Safety Evaluation of Many High Concrete Dams Including Dams
Lawrence and Ottawa Rivers

Client: Ontario Power Generation (formerly Ontario Hydro) 

Foundations for Wind Turbines

Southwestern Ontario
Clients: 
Hatch Energy\Boralex 

Site "C" Clean Energy Project

British Columbia

Clients: Klohn Crippen Berger\BC Hydro 

Design of Intake and Discharge Tunnels
Darlington Nuclear G.S., Ontario

Client: Ontario Power Generation 

Site Evaluation and Conceptual Design
Darlington Nuclear New Build, Ontario

Clients: AMEC\SNC-Lavalin 

Dam Safety Evaluations, Seven Sisters G.S.

Manitoba Hydro

Clients: Crippen Acres\Wardrop 

Evaluation of Cliff Stability, Sir Adam Beck I & II, G.S.
Niagara Falls, Ontario

Client: Ontario Power Generation 

Electrokinetic Consolidation of Mine Tailings

Toronto, Ontario

Clients: Cameco\Goldcorp\Golder\Ontario Power Generation 

Seismic Helical Foundation System
London, Ontario

Client: EBS Construction 

Deep Excavations for Sheppard Subway
Toronto, Ontario

Client: Isherwood Geostructural Engineers 

Seismic Soil Structure Interation Analysis
Saudi Arabia, Thailand and United Kingdom

Client:  Simon Carves, United Kingdom