Ideal Welders received a Gold Medal of Recognition for the modular design, manufacture and installation of the Bobsled / Luge Run for the 2010 Olympics in Whistler, BC.
Fabricated and installed 9 km of 46-inch diameter, Grade X70 penstock above and below grade at Westmin Mines, north of Campbell River. Ideal also fabricated the powerhouse bifurcation and valve stations, and was responsible for all coatings and testing.
Ideal built several storage tanks for Lafarge, the largest of which was 80 feet high and 25 feet in diameter. Tanks were built at our facility and barged down the river to Lafarge Cement, where dthey were unloaded and installed.
Designed, supplied material, fabricated and installed 110 km of refrigeration pressure piping ranging in size from 1 inch to 16 inches in diameter for the luge/bobsled run at the Whistler Sliding Centre for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games.