BGA Fleming Award for Lee Tunnel Team

We are pleased to announce that our Lee Tunnel team won the prestigious BGA FLEMING AWARD 2013 on 11.12.13.

Bacsol at Tunnelling 2013

Bachy Soletanche are exhibiting at this years Tunnelling 2013 conference.

Bacsol at the BTS Exhibition

Bachy Soletanche are exhibiting at this years BTS Exhibition, The UK’s largest tunnelling and excavation exhibition. Come and see us at BTS2013 on stand: F44.

Bacsol assists in the construction of £1.8m Rawcliffe Bridge Embankment project

Leading specialist contractor within the UK geotechnical industry, Bachy Soletanche (BSL), has been commissioned to apply its unique trench-mixing technique to help alleviate and defend against flooding in the Goole area of East Yorkshire.

Bachy Soletanche works on final phase piles for Victoria Dock Portal

Bachy Soletanche, one of the UK’s leading geotechnical specialists, has undertaken ground works on the final phase of the Crossrail C340 Royal Victoria Dock Portal.

Environment Agency visit Trenchmix cut-off wall being installed at Rawcliffe Bridge

Bachy Soletanche Specialist Geotechnics welcomed a visit last week by staff from the Environment Agency to see the Trenchmix cut-off wall being installed at Rawcliffe Bridge in Goole between the Aire & Calder canal and the Dutch River for Jackson […]

Bachy Soletanche awarded Five Star accreditation under the Building Confidence

Bachy Soletanche are pleased to announce that we have been awarded Five Star accreditation under the Building Confidence. The prequalification scheme used by Lend lease, Costain, Shepherd, Kier, Mace and others to audit their supply chain

Bachy Soletanche Group launches 2013 apprenticeship scheme

Specialist geotechnical engineer, Bachy Soletanche, has received over 50 applications for this year’s apprenticeship scheme in conjunction with FPS and other piling companies within the Bachy Soletanche Group. The apprenticeship scheme will see Bachy running the programme for a third […]

Pan-European carbon calculator launched for the geotechnical market

Accurate carbon comparisons for a range of foundation techniques are said to be the main benefits of a new carbon calculator that has been designed to also compare designs internationally. The European Federation of Foundation Contractors (EFFC) and Deep Foundation […]

Successful evening for Bachy Solentance at the 2013 GE Awards

Bachy Soletanche picked up three awards in the Contractor of the Year, Technical Excellence and Project greater than £1m, on Thursday 25 April at the Ground Engineering Awards, held at the Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane. The awards, hosted by […]

Bachy Soletanche starts work on Wimbleball Dam maintenance project

Bachy Soletanche, one of the UK’s leading geotechnical specialists, has started work on the maintenance of Wimbleball Dam in Somerset. The site work, which is expected to last until December 2013, sees Bachy working for clients South West Water and […]

Bachy Soletanche drills down to the detail with piling works for RES wind farm site

Bachy Soletanche, one of the UK’s leading geotechnical specialists, is working together with its subsidiary, Vibro Menard, to install foundations at The Grange Wind Farm site in Wisbech, Lincolnshire. The wind turbines being constructed by W&H Alexander Civil Engineering Ltd […]

Fresh thinking – Bachy Soletanche makes headway at Heswall Waste Water Treatment Works

Bachy Soletanche has installed 110, 22.6m deep, 1180mm diameter LDA piles for a stormwater storage tank at an existing wastewater treatment site for Principal contractor Costain, working on behalf of Dwr Cymru Welsh Water. The 20m deep secant piled shaft, […]