Burnley Schools Piling Project

Geo-technical specialists, Bachy Soletanche Limited is currently in the early stages of a high profile piling foundations contract for the Lancashire Schools BSF project in Burnley. The piling work will be completed at the beginning of next year, ready for […]

Majority Share in Vibro Group

Leading geotechnical specialist, Bachy Soletanche Limited (BSL) has announced that it has taken controlling interest of vibroflotation and ground improvement contractor, Vibro Group with immediate effect. The acquisition by Bachy Soletanche will provide the support structure for the Vibro Group […]

Hat-Trick of Hospital Projects

Leading geotechnical specialist, Bachy Soletanche Limited (BSL), is in the process of providing piling work for a hat trick of hospitals, with projects underway in Manchester, St Helens and Whiston. The projects encompass foundation work for new buildings and extensions […]

Hartwell House

Geotechnical specialist, Bachy Soletanche Limited (BSL) has completed one of its high-profile projects in the city of Bristol, having provided foundation work at the Hartwell House development. The site of the new office development is just five minutes walking distance […]

Regent’s Canal

Leading geotechnical specialist Bachy Soletanche Limited (BSL) has managed to shave down both the length of time required for the work and the depth of the piles involved during an efficient piling project on the banks of London’s Regent’s Canal. […]

Centre stage at new London theatre

Leading geotechnical specialist Bachy Soletanche Limited (BSL) has provided the first exceptional performance at London’s latest theatre – providing the innovative piling and foundation solution to support a new theatre and residential development in Islington Green. The theatre itself will […]

Lancaster build on solid foundations

Bachy Soletanche, the leading geotechnical specialist, has recently completed two separate projects in the historic city of Lancaster, providing piling solutions for a new office complex and a new luxury apartment development. Working simultaneously on the two projects, the Bachy […]

Wigan Water Treatment Plant

Leading geotechnical specialist Bachy Soletanche Limited (BSL) has demonstrated its innovation and organisation in equal measure during ongoing piling work at a waste-water treatment plant in Wigan. Due for completion on 11 July, the project would usually require large-diameter auger […]

New Bridge over Avon

Leading geotechnical specialist Bachy Soletanche has completed piling work to support a new bridge over the river Avon, which will form a key component of the new A429 Barford Bypass. The £210,000 contract involved the construction of one hundred and […]

Aldgate Union

When facing the second phase of large-diameter auger (LDA) piling at 1, Aldgate Union, leading geotechnical specialist Bachy Soletanche faced a unique question; How can a one hundred tonne piling rig be mobilised onto a site that has an underground […]

Site Supervisor requested by name in Liverpool

Bachy Soletanche, the leading geotechnical specialist, has completed piling work at Duke Street in Liverpool, following a direct request from the developer for a specific Site Supervisor to work on the project. Rob Harrison, who has worked for Bachy Soletanche […]

Edinburgh reaching for the skies

Bachy Soletanche Limited is helping BAA Edinburgh Airport, one of the UK’s fastest growing airports, to continue its meteoric rise – providing a piling solution as part of the enabling works for its new £14m pier development, which will further […]

Micro Piling for new Dublin hotel

Leading geotechnical specialist Bachy Soletanche has recently completed its latest Irish contract, providing micro piling to support the basement construction of the new Joels Hotel complex on the Naas Road, Dublin 22. The work was coordinated through Bachy Soletanche’s Ireland […]

Piling work at King’s Waterfront

Bachy Soletanche, the leading geotechnical specialist, has begun work on site at King’s Waterfront in Liverpool. The high-profile project is due for completion in 2007, and involves the construction of an arena, conference centre and hotel complex – revitalising the […]

Broadmead redevelopment

Bachy Soletanche, the leading geotechnical specialist, has commenced piling work at Bristol’s Broadmead centre as part of a high-profile redevelopment of the city-centre shopping precinct. In a project that is one of the country’s biggest city-centre regeneration programmes for fifty […]

Completed piling at 1 Wood Street

Leading Geotechnical specialist Bachy Soletanche has just completed the piling work at 1 Wood Street, Cheapside, London. The piling work will form a foundation for a new office block development for Land Securities being managed by Bovis Lend Lease. Work […]

What lies beneath

It is in the nature of piling and foundation work to have more obstacles below ground than above, but with a disused underground shopping centre directly beneath the development site, 1, Aldgate Union provided some unique obstacles for leading geotechnical […]