North Saskatchewan river crossing

Hoe Boom, Yellowknife, N.W.T

Drilling & Blasting for General Construction

McCaw's Drilling and Blasting is proud of its reputation earned in western Canada for professional blasting services within the oilfield and construction industry.

The satisfaction of the customer and maintaining the highest possible standards of safety and production are the backbone of our achievements.

Coquihalla Highway, Marritt, B.C

Blasting Services

  • Pre-shear walls
  • Monitoring
  • Demolition
  • Controlled blasting
  • Pipelines
  • Quarries
  • Mines
  • River crossings

Goldmine, Pentiction, B.C

Pre-Shear Wall, B.C

Saskatchewan River Crossing

River Crossings

North Saskatchewan River, Rocky Mountain House

Lake Crossing, Fort McMurray

Pipeline Blasting Right of Way

Highway Blasting, Hinton, Alberta


Fiber Optic Ditch, Onterio

Backhoe Mounted Drill, Yellowknife, N.W.T

Special Applications

  • Difficult access drills
  • Air, electric and hydraulic air drills
  • Design and build of special access drills and equipment

Tunnel Radial Drains, Old Man River Dam, Alberta

Water and Sewer Project, Yellowknife, N.W.T.

Trench Rock Cuts, Cuchillo Dam, New Mexico

Rock Bolting, Pincher Creek, Alberta

Installation of Rock and Soil Anchors



- retaining walls
- avalanche sheds
- transmission towers
- slope stabilizations
- strong backs for bridges
- flarestacks
- uplift control of tanks and foundations



Tie Back Sheet Piling, Hazelton, B.C

Anchor Load Cell and Peizometer Read Out Boxes, Ghost Dam, Alberta

Vent Shaft, Rogers Pass

Excavation Supports

Shoring Anchors, Underpinning, MicroPiles, Consolidation Grouting

Rock Bolts


Grouted Bolts

Rock Drilling Anchors, Horseshoe Dam, Alberta

Hydraulic Casting Puller

Piling, Canadian Artic

Nipawin Hydroelectric Project, Nipawin, Saskatchewan


Special Appications

Piling and Anchors, Resolution Island, N.W.T.

Placing Blasting Mats, Yellowknife, N.W.T.

Blackstone River Crossing, West of Rocky Mountain House

Road Bore, Kenora, Onterio