Geotechnical Engineering

BC Foundations is specialized in providing the following geotechnical engineering services:geotechnical eng

  • Soil Investigations
  • Material Testing
  • Geohazard Assessments
  • Soil Improvement for Collapsible Soil
  • Soil Improvement for Swelling Soil
  • Excavation Recommendations
  • Foundation Recommendations
  • Lateral Earth Pressure Evaluation
  • Retaining Wall Design
  • Soil Anchor Design and Testing
  • Road Design
  • Piles Foundation Design
  • Helical Piers Design
  • Liquefaction Assessments

Structural Engineering

BC Foundations is specialized in providing the following structural engineering services:

  • Calculating axial capacities for helical piles for the steel shafts
  • Calculating lateral capacities for helical screw piles
  • Designing matt (raft) foundations on screw piles
  • Designing strip and spread footings on screw piles
  • Designing structural anchorage for seismic for residential structures
  • Designing structural reinforced concrete retaining walls
  • Designing structural gravity retaining walls (lock block or verti-blocks)

We are pleased to work with you for your project within the following districts:

Greater Vancouver:
Bowen Island, Burnaby, Coquitlam, Delta, Langley, Maple Ridge, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Pitt Meadows, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver, West Vancouver, White Rock, Whistler and Squamish

Fraser Valley Regional District:
Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Mission, Hope, Village of Harrison Hot Springs and Agassiz

Cariboo Regional District:
District Municipality of 100 Mile House, City of Quesnel, District Municipality of Wells, City of Williams Lake

Regional District of Central Okanagan:
Kelowna, West Kelowna Lake Country, and Peachland

Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen:
Penticton, Summerland, Osoyoos, Oliver, Princeton, and Keremeos

Columbia-Shuswap Regional District:
Salmon Arm, Revelstoke, Golden, and Sicamous

Comox Valley Regional District:
Comox, Courtenay and Cumberland

Regional District of Fraser-Fort George:
Prince George, Mackenzie, McBride, and Valemount

Regional District of Kitimat–Stikine:
Terrace, Kitimat, New Hazelton, Stewart, and Hazelton

Squamish-Lillooet Regional District
Squamish, Whistler, Pemberton, and Lillooet

Sunshine Coast Regional District:
Sechelt and Gibsons

Thompson-Nicola Regional District:
Kamloops, Merritt, Chase, Clearwater, Logan Lake, Barriere, Ashcroft, Cache Creek, Clinton, Sun Peaks, Lytton, and Ashcroft

For more information please contact us

BC Foundations
The answer for challenging soils
Phone: (855) 359-3349 Toll-Free
Helical Piles & Geotechnical Engineering Services