Since the 1996 Saguenay flood, Hydrosys staff have assisted many private and public owners in Quebec and Ontario in evaluation of their dams’ safety. Its skills in hydraulics, geotechnics and structures combined with its understanding of the specific needs of industrial owners and hydroelectric promoters enables it to recommend solutions that are tailored to the real needs of the client. Furthermore, its understanding and experience related to the various provincial and Canadian laws and regulations facilitate obtaining the necessary government approvals for construction, rehabilitation or upgrading to standards of dams and hydroelectric structures.
Over the years, Hydrosys has developed a particular expertise in community projects. Through an innovative and personalized approach, as well as economic solutions, Hydrosys enables the development of small and mid-sized projects within a framework adapted to each community’s resources, which are often limited.
With over 15 years of experience in the engineering of structures and foundations, Hydrosys’ experts can assist you in all phases of engineering and construction projects.
Hydrosys has advanced and multidisciplinary expertise that allows it to carry out complex projects in their entirety. Engineering these projects focuses an all its staff’s fields of activity, from project planning to full commissioning.
Its mastery of issues related to the renewable energy sector and its involvement in development of the hydroelectric industry has served many public and private project promoters in Canada and worldwide in preliminary analysis of technical and economic feasibility of hydroelectric facilities.
At the cutting edge of innovation, Hydrosys actively participates in the development of multiple technology projects, developing engineering procedures and implementing methodological approaches designed to allow technical and economic feasibility of projects tailored to the constructionof small and mid-sized facilities, within both the community and private sectors. There research and development initiatives have made several projects possible, when the use of conventional approaches traditionaly used for standard construction have resulted in overpriced solutions.
Expertise to develop: Hydrosys’ expertise in fields related to the mining sector enables our company to offer professional services to the stakeholders in this industry.
From the early planning stages of projects, Hydrosys’ experts will assist you in the understanding of geotechnical issues related to both existing and new structures. Whether it is by visual inspection, basic geotechnical investigations or extensive analyses conducted in the laboratory, our experts’ recommendations will be adapted to the realities of your projects; solving your problems and helping you save time and money. Our skilled engineering team has the tools and capacity to evaluate slope stability, complex excavations, foundation problems, as well as soil and tunnel permeability. Our team will also monitor and provide technical support during and after construction.