Growing in Toronto

The construction industry continues to boom in Toronto with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce indicating material increases in non-residential building permits and construction for the first time in four years in their 2016 Economic update. Torrent has grown right along with the industry and our 2X growth in the Ontario marketplace has necessitated the opening […]


Scheduling Champions!

Time is money. It’s true of almost all businesses and for the construction industry, time plays a huge role in overall profitability. Imagine how would it affect your bottom line if you could be 20 days ahead of schedule on a major construction project? Sound too good to be true? Well, let’s look at how […]


Big Numbers. Big Accomplishment.

At the Torrent Group, our mantra is More Wall. Every Day. But it’s not just a mantra; it’s a statement of fact. And we’ve got the numbers to back it up. In an eventful June 2016, Torrent shattered its own record for total air-placed structural concrete applied in a one-month period. The air-placement of concrete […]


Shotcrete Quality put to the Test

Air-placed structural concrete is offering today’s engineers and architects boundless opportunities for innovation in construction design. The use of structural shotcrete has grown by leaps and bounds over the past decade as application concerns from engineers have been addressed with pre-construction quality assurances. At the recent 2016 ACI Spring Seminar in Vancouver themed around Defects […]


Torrent Welcomes New CEO

TORRENT SHOTCRETE STRUCTURES is pleased to announce the hiring of Michael Luers as President and CEO. Michael brings a wealth of construction industry leadership and business-building experience to Torrent and a bold vision for the future of Torrent and the shotcrete industry. Get to know more about Michael and this exciting new development for Torrent […]


TORRENT’s the Choice for Strathcona Village

Strathcona Village is an exciting new, 283-unit condominium development by Wall Financial and The Wall Group of Companies currently under construction at Vancouver. For project formwork contractor, Loewen’s Construction, Torrent Shotcrete Structures was the clear choice for concrete reinforcement requirements. Torrent was chosen for this project based on our ability to air-place shotcrete in walls […]


Vancouver House has begun!

TORRENT SHOTCRETE STRUCTURES was awarded the project by Carion Construction Ltd. (Form Work Company). Being part of such a world recognized project is a proud moment for everyone at Torrent. With our result driven offerings, Torrent was chosen to be part of the solution to ensure a superior product for the installation of the exterior […]