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 […]
Value £300 000 Duration 8 weeks 172 nr 20.0m ground anchors Albion Drilling have just recently completed the design and installation of 172 nr permanent ground anchors to tie back a new sheet piled wall in Boston Haven, Lincolnshire. The contract was awarded to Albion Drilling by Interserve as part of the Environment Agency river […]
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 […]
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.
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.
This delicate project involved digging and stabilizing a new basement under an existing building in a busy residential area.