Bachy Soletanche Complete Piling Work Ahead of Schedule at Spire London

Bachy Soletanche has completed the piling work at Spire London one week ahead of schedule. Spire London is a 67-storey building located in Hertsmere Road, in the heart of London’s Docklands, and when complete will be western Europe’s tallest residential […]

£190k funding for local Charities in battle against Social Exclusion

VINCI businesses across the UK will partner with local charities to help people suffering from social exclusion by improving access to employment, mobility and housing.

Innovation sparks development of quieter, electric excavation machine

An innovative, electrically-powered hydrofraise diaphragm walling machine is being used to help build London’s new super sewer.

Tideway Employment Success

Man who spent months sleeping rough after ‘losing everything’ finds work on one of London’s biggest infrastructure projects. A man who thought he had ‘lost everything’ after living on the streets for three months is seizing the opportunity to get […]

Policy Update – Modern Slavery Act

Bachy Soletanche takes its responsibility to avoid and mitigate any modern slavery in its operations extremely seriously. To that end we have developed a detailed policy and strategy that runs over 3 years to support this statement. Our approach to […]

Tideway team ‘breaking barriers’ in East London

More than 60 youngsters from East London boroughs have taken part in a pioneering programme – launched by the companies constructing London’s new super sewer – using the river to inspire young people to achieve their career potential. The scheme […]

Bachy Soletanche Set New UK Load Testing Record

Bachy Soletanche has set a new UK record for static load testing of piled foundations. The company, currently delivering the geotechnical package on the Spire London project, achieved a maximum loading force in excess of 100 MN, using the Osterberg […]

Bachy Soletanche Awarded Tees Renewable Energy Plant Contract

Bachy Soletanche has been awarded an £8m contract to deliver the geotechnical package on the Tees Renewable Energy Plant in Teesside. The project will see the construction of a biomass power plant, primarily fuelled by wood chips and pellets, which […]