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Snart Wateridge Village Project | Ottawa, Ontario

The Rockliffe Lands, the former site of the Canadian Forces Base Rockliffe, are being transformed by Canada Lands Company Limited (CLC) into the design-forward Wateridge Village Project. Ottawa, Ontario.

DST is part of the Core Design Team comprised of a range of professional consultants and technical experts that are advising the CLC on design plans for the Wateridge Village Community development project.  We are one part of an exceptional team providing innovative geotechnical and environmental engineering solutions to one of Ottawa's premier projects.

Innovative Solutions Make Us Different

DST is responsible for providing Environmental-Geotechnical, Historical Site Assessment, and Remediation Consulting Services.

img_0306Intricate Site Specific Blast Design, Our Speciality.

Building a natural waterfall into the bedrock escarpment was proposed as part of the stormwater conveyance system for the new community.

DST engineered the site specific blast design for the large scale, complex excavation required to form the natural u-shaped waterfall configuration.

With an emphasis on safety and quality of design, DST's blast engineering team put together a blast design plan that met contract specifications, maximized production, and minimized social and environmental impacts.

An Effective Solution, Naturally.

The outcome was an effective solution, skillfully executed, naturally.  A way to manage stormwater that is effective, visually appealing, and less intrusive on the surrounding natural landscape.  Water will cascade off the falls, flowing through to the river leaving the community protected from flooding.

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