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Ground investigation: Rapid Wrexham reactionSubscription

20 February, 2019

Ground investigation work had to be fast tracked following a ground collapse near Wrexham last year to help develop short, medium and long term remediation solutions. 

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Rankine interview: Beyond the conventional Subscription

13 February, 2019

George Gazetas will deliver the Rankine Lecture in March where he hopes to excite the profession to be a little more daring when designing foundations to resist earthquakes.

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The future is lightSubscription

What does the future hold for propping and shoring and what will the industry look like in 50 years’ time?

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Collaborating to succeedSubscription

Success of a major construction project can be determined as early as procurement but what degree is this also true for decision making on deep excavation support?


Demand driven innovationSubscription

Call for deeper basements and tunnelled infrastructure has driven hand in hand development of both new ground engineering and propping solutions. 

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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.