Highway 5 – Pyramid Slide Repairs
Binnie provided Survey and Construction Management for the Pyramid Slide Repair Project located 29 kilometres north of Blue River, BC. Binnie managed Day Labour construction including the following activities: traffic management, quality management, environmental management, development of a rock quarry, stripping, foundation excavation of 25,000 m3, placement of 20,000 m3 riprap, and placement of geotextiles. Key challenges included Quarry Development – coordination of the design of the quarry; working in wetted perimeter of the Thompson River; and placement of riprap directly into the river.
Binnie produced Traffic Control and Site Safety Plans; participated in the Design process as Construction Advisor; provided cost estimating; ensured the field crew implemented and maintained cost-tracking records; ensured that all work requiring EOR sign off was carried out; ensured that Ministry procedures were adhered to; and liaised with the Project Manager, EOR, environmental agencies, and other stakeholders.
- Blue River, BC