Civil & Structural Engineering & Design

The structural engineering team at Acero provides full engineering packages including: all grading, foundations, structural concrete, and steel design. The civil engineering team has the capacity to provide 3D design for ditches, ponds, tank farms, roads, site grading for runoff, etc.

  • Civil activities:
    • Containment: retention ponds, dykes, berms & booms
    • Cut & fill calculations
    • Road & well pad, access, layout & design
    • Tank farms & foundations
    • Site grading & drainage
    • Concrete block walls
    • Culvert design & specification
    • Aerial & site surveys for pipeline recon & process facility location & placement
  • Structural activities:
    • Modularization
    • Piperacks and platforms
    • Equipment skids, framed structures and utilidors
    • Prefab & rigid frame process building design, specification and procurement
    • 3D modelling & design of material handling systems & hydrogen manufacturing units
    • Bridges (pipeline & remote access)
    • Terminal loading/unloading facilities
    • Towers and guide wires
    • Wildlife crossings
    • Concrete bunkers and silo storage facilities
    • Structural concrete walls, floors and pads
    • Foundations: piles, rotating equipment & compressors, engineered cut and fills
    • Pipeline anchors & anchor blocks
    • Vertical & horizontal process equipment foundations
    • Warehouses
  • Building design layout activities:
    • Office building (including expansions)
    • Control rooms
    • Commercial site developments, zoning and permitting
    • Site Camps
  • Specialty experiences:
    • Foundations for artic & permafrost, muskeg and desert
    • Earthquake design
    • Crane & lifting studies
    • Transportation & logistic studies
  • Acero’s civil & structural engineering & design department is equipped with the following software:
    • CAESAR via 3rd party
    • S-Frame
    • S-Steel
    • Images