Héneault et Gosselin

Pre-construction piles and deep foundations

Causes and Symptoms

  • Insufficient bearing capacity for construction projects.
  • Clay, organic or uncompacted fill material or in flood zones and on unstable embankments.
  • Construction requiring specialized footings.
  • Urban areas where strip footings are not feasible.


  • Installation of pre-construction piles.
  • Piles are driven using a new proven technique that avoids damage to the surrounding structures (no vibration, no risk of cracking neighbouring buildings).
  • Construction of a reinforced concrete footing, specially designed for the new structure.


  • To build on land previously deemed unusable.
  • To gain the full value of your property.
  • To ensure the best resale value of your building.