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West Block Rehabilitation Project

Project Details

Client: Government of Canada
Location: Ottawa, ON
Construction Managers: PCL Constructors

Parliament Hill is being rehabilitated, and part of the project includes excavating extra space for mechanical as the West Block will become the temporary housing for the House of Commons while the Centre Block is worked on.

This project featured tunnels, blasting rock near a building of historical significance with strict vibration criteria, interior bedrock excavation to a 40 foot depth and removal of rock from a central courtyard via tower crane.