Acquisition underscores heightened business focus in Canadian geotechnical construction
Hayward Baker announced in a March 19 press release that it has acquired Geo-Foundations Contractors Inc., a Canadian-based specialty geotechnical construction firm.
Geo-Foundations is now a subsidiary of Hayward Baker Canada Ltd., according to the release. The entity retains the Geo-Foundations name. Todd Edmunds, the founder and leader of the business since 2001, will continue his active association with the enterprise as president of the new subsidiary.
The press release noted that Geo-Foundations serves the heavy civil, industrial, commercial, institutional, and transportation infrastructure sectors of the Canadian construction industry. It specializes in foundation support, ground improvement, and ground treatment projects.
Among Geo-Foundations’ wide-ranging offerings are specialty grouting services such as jet grouting, rock pressure grouting, soil permeation grouting, and compaction grouting. It is also active in rock and soil anchors, micropiles, soil nailing, and other advanced technologies and techniques, the release said.
The Geo-Foundations office is in Acton, ON, Canada. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.