Bachy Soletanche installs piles at Scarborough Marine Drive Yorkshire Water treatment facility

Bachy Soletanche, one of the UK’s leading ground improvement specialists, has recently completed work with the Morgan Sindall Grontmij (MSG) joint venture to carry out the ground engineering for a new water treatment facility on Scarborough seafront for Yorkshire Water. […]

Full steam ahead for Bachy Soletanche at Nottingham Station Bridge

Bachy Soletanche is installing 26, 11.4m deep, 1200mm diameter CFA piles into Sandstone bedrock for a new bridge pier required to carry two new tram lines into Nottingham Rail Station. Bachy Soletanche is undertaking works at the Nottingham Express Transit […]

BBRCEL calls on Bachy Soletanche to dig deep at Bushley Viaduct and Ripple Viaduct on the M50

Bachy Soletanche gets to work installing preliminary test piles using Soilmec CM700 for BBRCEL on its first site visit to the Bushley Viaduct and Ripple Viaduct on the M50 Eastbound between Junction1 and 2. Drilling down – Bachy Soletanche installs […]

Bachy Soletanche celebrating the Queens Diamond Jubilee at Bond Street, London

Bachy Soletanche celebrating the Queens Diamond Jubilee at Bond Street, London

Soil Engineering transfers to the Bachy Soletanche Group

Soil Engineering, the specialist site investigation and grouting division of VINCI Construction UK Ltd, is to be transferred in April to the ownership of VINCI’s Soletanche Freyssinet UK geotechnical arm; Bachy Soletanche Group. The services provided by Soil Engineering complement […]

John Tucker: 40 years with the same group of companies and counting

From an engineer at Pigott Foundations in 1971 to Director of Plant at Bachy Soletanche 40 years later, John Tucker has seen the piling industry transform from one of lorry mounted piling rigs often assisted by operatives using wooden ladders […]

Bachy Soletanche starts piling at the Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre

Despite battling against the unforgiving Scottish weather, Bachy Soletanche has started piling at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) in Glasgow in preparation for a new Multi-Storey Car Park. Known to be a potentially problematic site due to the […]