Canada Line

Project Type
Cement
Concrete

Vancouver BC
Canada

Date Completed
January 2009

PROJECT FACTS

Opened: 2009

Length: 6.3 km

Concrete Volume: 125,000 cubic meters

Specialty Product: Tempo High-Early Age Strength Concrete

UNIQUE FACTS

Challenge:

  • Given the impact on public infrastructure and local businesses, coinciding with the opening of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, an expedited schedule was the main challenge of the project
  • Transportation and logistical challenges of getting trucks to the project site, given the interruption in public infrastructure

Solution:

Results:

More than 36,000 m3 of Ocean Concrete’s Tempo High-Early Age Strength Concrete was used to speed up the rate of construction