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 […]

Bachy Soletanche Successfully Deliver Network Rail Project for Kier

Bachy Soletanche, the UK’s leading geotechnical specialist, has successfully completed the installation of two retaining walls, ahead of schedule, on a complex project in Bristol.

Lee Tunnel: MVB successfully completes the secondary lining

MVB, a joint venture of Morgan Sindall, VINCI Construction Grands Projets and Bachy Soletanche, has completed the secondary lining of Thames Water’s four-mile long Lee Tunnel project under the supervision of project manager CH2M. This milestone marks the completion of […]

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 […]

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!

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.

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.

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, […]

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. […]

Bachy Soletanche finishes third phase of Reading Station piling

Specialist geotechnical contractor, Bachy Soletanche, has finished work on the third phase of its piling contract in Reading, for BAM Nuttall working on behalf of Network Rail. Working to widen the railway line and construct three bridges to deliver rail […]

Bachy Soletanche in £25m Nuclear AMRC construction

Bachy Soletanche will shortly have completed all three phases of a piling contract for the new Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre and Knowledge Transfer Centre at the University of Sheffield for BAM Construction. To date, work has involved installing 331 […]

Bachy Soletanche in A46 Coopers Hill landslip stabilisation scheme

The Anchors, Grouting and Mini-piling team of specialist geotechnical contractors, Bachy Soletanche, has just completed a restricted access landslip stabilisation scheme on the A46 Coopers Hill for main contractor Dawnus and Gloucestershire Highways, a JV between Atkins and Gloucestershire County […]

Bachy undertakes piling indoors with restricted access mini-piles

Every now and again the use of the restricted mini-piles technique truly comes into its own, as Bachy Soletanche realised at an industrial unit on Polar Park, Hounslow. The Anchor, Grout and Mini-pile (AGM) division was contracted by main contractor, […]

Storm water tank installation is walk in the park for Bachy Soletanche

Specialist geotechnical contractor, Bachy Soletanche, along with the project team of Severn Trent Water, main contractor, Forkers and the client’s engineer, Mott MacDonald, have developed a novel solution for a storm water tank in Washwood Heath, Birmingham. The million pound […]

Bachy Soletanche conducts cliff top piling project in East Sussex

Bachy Soletanche Limited has recently completed a contiguous piled wall installation project for the Portobello Pumping Station in East Sussex. The project is part of Southern Water’s environmental improvement scheme to bring cleaner seas to the area. The project is […]

Bachy Soletanche enjoys the hillside views during Nab Scar project

Leading geotechnical specialist, Bachy Soletanche, is working on a £1.2M project to strengthen the surrounding ground of the Thirlmere Aqueduct at Nab Scar near Grasmere in the Lake District. Working from a great height, the Bachy Soletanche team is conducting […]

A tough rock to crack at Rosyth Dock

A tender winning design recently sent Bachy Soletanche to the large scale Rosyth Dock expansion project to install a piled retaining wall as part of the entrance extension. Awarded by main contractor Bam Nuttall, the geotechnical firm’s innovative solution used […]

End of the (East London) Line: Bachy Soletanche nears completion of groundwork scheme

With 20 locations, 28 structures and over two years on site, leading ground engineering experts, Bachy Soletanche Limited is nearing the end of one of its most varied and challenging projects to date; the East London Line Regeneration. The multi-million […]

Bachy takes green approach to piling at Cambridge project

Leading geotechnical specialist, Bachy Soletanche Limited has installed piles with geothermal piping at the Hauser Forum Development in Cambridge. The project team proposed the use of a closed loop geothermal heating and cooling system. As such, geothermal pipes were required […]