Crane Shoring at St. Joseph’s Healthcare, Hamilton, Ontario

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Problem

Shoring set up for the crane shoring of a 165 ton crane for Comstock Canada Ltd. at St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton required structural engineering support. The project was referred by and the shoring was installed by Thompson Miller Industrial Corp.

Solution

JADE+ Inc. provided certified shoring drawings to support the outrigger of the crane that was positioned over an underground parking garage. On site construction reviews were required to confirm that the shoring work was in general conformance with the requirements of the Ontario Building Code. Due to interference issues found onsite, JADE+ Inc. had to react quickly with an alternative set-up and prepare as built drawings to suit the site.

Result

The parking garage was able to support the weight of the crane and the project was completed successfully.