Innovations

Foam Concrete CP Trial

Published on 29 January 2019

Along the tunnelled section, the annulus requires filling to ensure longer term corrosion control, typically grout would be used for such, however due to the length of the proposed tunnel the... Read more...

Raked UXO Probing

Published on 7 January 2019

The Richborough Connection Project was located between Canterbury and Richborough in a high risk zone for unexploded ordnance (UXO). This required every pile location on site to be probed prior to... Read more...

Risk Boxes

Published on 7 January 2019

PROJECT OUTLINE Design of a 1.5km 18” high pressure gas pipeline diversion as part of the HS2 enabling works. Including a 300m horizontal directional drilling (HDD) section to be installed beneath... Read more...

Modified Clam Shell Bucket

Published on 7 January 2019

Whilst using a clam shell bucket for embankment stabilisation we encountered a safety problem. The 6G stone would get trapped in the sides of the bucket jaws then ‘explode’ like shrapnel.... Read more...

Rebar edge protection

Published on 7 January 2019

Hazard identified at edge of rebar structure, prominent when accessing and egressing the central area. Read more...

Hydraulic Stone Splitter

Published on 7 January 2019

The traditional method of using a stihl saw to cut paving stones produces dust pollution, and puts the operative at risk of HAVS and hearing damage from noise. Read more...

Magnetic Safety Barrier

Published on 7 January 2019

Employees that perform engineering work on the track must be able to work in total safety. A fence needs to screen the area being worked from the track on which trains are still running.... Read more...