WISE Public Lecture Series: Helical Piling Applications in Canada
Significant advances in pile design and engineering have allowed Almita’s turnkey foundation solution to be utilized on an array of alternative energy projects. Jeff Lloyd, President of Almita Piling, will speak to the reasons behind the explosive growth in the use of screw piles across Canada, and the many benefits they offer as a piling solution.
Almita has led the industry in the research and development of screw piles and has pioneered their use through a growing number of applications. Initially supported by the needs of projects in the Alberta Oilsands, Almita has expanded its capability to provide solutions across the energy and renewable energy industries.
This presentation will cover:
a. Helical pile overview
b. Brief description of Almita
c. Environmental & economic advantages of helical piles
d. Helical pile applications
- Oil & gas
- Power transmission & distribution
e. Design considerations
Jeff Lloyd is the President of Almita Piling. He actively works toward building the Almita team while overseeing the execution of the company’s strategic plans, making Almita an industry leader in the design, fabrication and installation of screw piles.