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Piling: West End starring roleSubscription

14 August, 2018

Bachy Soletanche’s current run in the West End involves multiple piling techniques and some challenging logistics. GE visited site to find out more.

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Interview: Removing the disconnectSubscription

25 June, 2018

Bentley Systems promised to remove a “disconnect” in geotechnics when it acquired finite element analysis software specialist Plaxis. Plaxis managing director Jan-Willem Koutstaal explains what this means for customers.

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Supporting roleSubscription

Basements are getting deeper and transport infrastructure is increasingly going underground. GE takes a look at whether the decision process behind support for these mammoth excavations it led by culture or new technology.

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Hired help or bought support?

Choosing whether to buy structural steel or hire proprietary props to support deep excavations is not a simple choice and a number of factors must be considered.