The Albion Drilling Group is a specialist drilling contractor that helps it's clients by developing the best design for projects, getting enough of the right equipment and well-trained, hardworking personnel on site and having the expertise to deal with unexpected challenges so the job is finished on time and on budget. Contact Us to find out more.

Difficult slope stabilisation at Tintern

Following a significant landslide at Barbadoes Woods in the Wye Valley above Tintern, a major ground stabilisation project has now been completed for the Forestry Commission Wales. Albion Drilling Group undertook a difficult soil nailing programme, designed by the Halcrow Group for main contractor, Dean & Dyball Civil Engineering, on an extremely restricted site. This provided a […]

LARGE SCALE DRILLING AND BLASTING AND STABILISATION IN PLYMSTOCK, DEVON.

LARGE SCALE DRILLING AND BLASTING AND ROCK FACE STABILISATION TO ENABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN PLYMSTOCK DEVON Value-£3.0m Blasting Volume of Bulk Blasting- 650 000m3 Area of Pre-Split Blasting- 15 500m2 Amount of explosives used- 300t Stabilisation Total area of face to stabilise- 30000m2 Total length 1.0km heights up to 18.0m Technical Difficulties Close proximity to […]

Case Studies

Here are a few of our recent projects that demonstrate our capabilities and the quality of our work

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  • Barbadoes Woods, Tintern, Wye Valley

    Following a significant landslide at Barbadoes Woods in the Wye Valley above Tintern, a major ground stabilisation project has now been completed for the Forestry Commission Wales.

  • Limerick to Nenagh, Ireland

    RAC – Eire were working for the Bothar Hibernia Consortium as earthworks contractors, to upgrade a stretch of road to a motorway from Limerick to Nenagh and to construct the Nenagh bypass.

  • The Little Boltons, Kensington London

    This delicate project involved digging and stabilizing a new basement under an existing building in a busy residential area.