Vector Construction is pleased to be the recipient of multiple Award of Excellence in the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) Project of the Year Awards, including Project of the Year.
US30: Moisier, Dry Canyon & Chenoweth Creek Bridges
2019 Excellence in Concrete (OCAPA)
Coal Creek Power Station
2018 Award of Merit
Innovative repairs preserve 40-year-old cooling tower. Coal Creek Station is North Dakota’s largest power plant and distributes electricity into the Twin Cities of Minnesota, Minneapolis and St. Paul. Coal Creek Station operates two late 70’s vintage lignite-fired generators and combined have a capacity of more than 1,100 MW.
Historic Malpaso Creek Bridge
2016 Award of Merit
Vector Construction performed Norcure® electrochemical chloride extraction on this historic arch bridge along the Pacific Coast in Northern California.
Caesar’s Bay Plaza
2016 Award of Merit
As the specialty cathodic protection subcontractor, Vector Construction installed an impressed current cathodic protection on this concrete marine structure in Brooklyn, NY.
At the 2015 International Concrete Repair Institute’s Fall Convention, Vector was recognized by its peers by winning ICRI Project of the Year in the 2015 ICRI Awards Program.
Repair and strengthening of huge concrete counterweights on historic CN railroad bridge by VCI Decatur. This project also won the Award of Excellence for Historic Structures and was named one of 3 finalists for Project of the Year.
ICRI AWARD OF EXCELLENCE – INDUSTRIAL
Batu Hijau Copper-Gold Mine ball mill strengthening completed by VCT Indonesia. The project used near surface mounted CRFP tape and pressure injection to correct a previous defect that was causing major slab cracking. Proof of strengthening concept was completed with large scale lab slabs.
AWARD OF MERIT – PARKING STRUCTURES
This project was the inspection and protection of post-tensioned parking garage for the University of Missouri Heath Services. After VCT assisted SEA in evaluating the post-tensioning, VCI Cedar Rapids worked as a subcontractor to complete the post-tech cable drying process.
RECIPIENT OF THE ICRI 2014 AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
Vector Construction Ltd. was the recipient of the 2014 Award of Excellence for the concrete repair and corrosion mitigation of the Disraeli Bridges concrete piers by the International Concrete Repair Institute. The City of Winnipeg utilized an innovative design-build-finance-maintain contract to address corrosion damaged concrete bridges on the Disraeli Freeway. Vector’s scope of work included structural concrete repairs, epoxy injection crack repair, and concrete corrosion mitigation installation using Norcure® electrochemical chloride extraction and Galvanode® ASZ+ humectant activated metallized zinc anode.
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