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228,158 Helical Piles are Being Installed for the Travers Solar Farm Project in Alberta, Canada

Roterra Piling Ltd, with operations in Acheson, AB Canada and The Woodlands, Texas, (, recently announced the company’s involvement with the construction of the Travers Solar Farm Project as a helical pile installation contractor.

Once constructed, the Travers Solar Farm project will be the largest Solar Farm in Canada with an installed capacity of 465 MWac / 691 MWdc.  Amazon has signed a corporate power purchase agreement to offtake up to 400 MWac from the project.  In total there will be 1,500,000 solar panels installed, and when completed, the project will be 1/3 the size of Manhattan.

This single project has 228,158 helical piles that will be installed over 5000 acres. At the peak of construction, there will be as many as (25) helical pile installation crews on this project completing installation.  The helical pile installation work is expected to continue into early 2022.

In order to support this project as well as supporting Roterra’s other existing projects, the company is looking to bring on an additional (60) employees for various positions.  Please apply at or visit

A summary of the key available positions include:

  • Helical Pile Installers (x10)
  • Backhoe Operators (x6)
  • Field Supervisors (x3)
  • Loader Operators (x8)
  • Swampers (x16)
  • Project Coordinator (x1)
  • HSE/HR Coordinator (x1)
  • Heavy Duty Mechanic (x1)

. . . and many more

August 2021

Roterra Piling

Roterra Piling (Canada)

25420 - 114 Avenue

Acheson, AB T7X 6M4

780-948-8556 or 877-503-9796

Roterra Piling (U.S.)

1095 Evergreen Circle, Suite #468

The Woodlands, TX 77380

713-948-8556 or 877-503-9796