Soletanche Bachy – 2014 Portfolio

View a short video portfolio of all our work in 2014

One more trophy for the Lee Tunnel

MVB team shine again… Last week, at the International Tunnelling & Underground Space Awards held in London on the 4th of December, the Lee Tunnel project was awarded the Design Innovation of the year. “The judges said this was an […]

Unique jet grouting techniques used to solve challenging sewer collapse in Stafford

Following the collapse of a section of existing foul sewer in Stafford, Main Contractor Amey working on behalf of Severn Trent Water, found themselves in the midst of a geotechnical challenge. Located in the heart of a residential area, a […]

First International Safety Week

From 20 to 27 October 2014, we are one and all committed on the occasion of the first International Safety Week. All over the world, in every Business Unit, in every workshop and depot, on every worksite, at the head […]

BTS Exhibition 2014

Bachy Soletanche are attending the BTS Exhibition 2014 – The UK’s largest tunnelling and excavation event. The Exhibition is to be held at The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Santuary, Westminster, London. Visit us on Stand F44 on the 23rd-24th […]

Bachy Soletanche installs piles for Lancashire’s top priority transport project

Bachy Soletanche, one of the UK’s leading geotechnical specialists, has started piling works for the Heysham to M6 Link Road. The multi-million pound project will involve the construction of a 4.8km dual carriageway road to complete the connection from the Heysham and Morecambe peninsula to Junction 34 of the M6.

Bachy Soletanche and Roger Bullivant launch new industry training facility

Specialist geotechnical engineer, Bachy Soletanche, and UK foundation engineer, Roger Bullivant, have successfully launched a new UK training company to support the industry’s health, safety and plant operator training. The new training facility, named Ground Engineering Training Solutions (GETS), launched […]

FPS 50th Anniversary Leaflet

The below pdf, produced by FPS, celebrates some of the key highlights and most notable dates in the piling industry over the last 50 years of the FPS.

£20million turnover results in rebrand for Bachy Soletanche’s Specialist Geotechnics

Bachy Soletanche, one of the UK’s leading geotechnical specialists, has rebranded its Anchor, Grouting and Mini-piling division, previously named AGM, to Specialist Geotechnics. The announcement follows the specialist division’s best year of trading to date, which saw the business achieve a turnover in excess of £20million in 2013.

Full steam ahead – Bachy Soletanche installs piles for Rochester Station redevelopment

Strengthening its reputation for excellence within the rail industry, Bachy Soletanche, one of the UK’s leading geotechnical specialists, has been commissioned to complete piling works at Rochester Station. The project sees Bachy working with Principal Contractor, Atkins Rail and contractor C Spencer to install the piles, which will allow for the construction of the new station building close the existing Rochester Station site.

Ground Engineering Awards 2014 Finalist

Bachy Soletanche are nominated in four categories at the 2014 Ground Engineering Awards.

The Sweet taste of success from the completion for the Lee Tunnel

Thames Water celebrates the tunnelling phase of the Lee Tunnel, a £635m world-class engineering project, being delivered with cake!