Vibro Stone Columns
Menard Canada was retained by Avantage Plus Inc. to improve the soil conditions for the foundations and the slab under a multi-unit building at 269-271 Notre Dame Repentigny. The area of soil area of the building requiring ground improvement was 2,688m2.
The geotechnical data extracted from the drilling reports throughout the site revealed the following soil profile.
- Thickness of roughly 1.5 m.
- Sand deposit
- Silty sand;
- Loose to medium compactness with an “N” index between 4 and 14.
- Silty clay deposit