Projects and case studies featuring ground engineering on EXTERNAL WORKS. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control: Geoweb® Slope Protection - Case Study Crediton
    Geoweb® Slope Protection - Case Study Crediton
    Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control
    Project, 21 February 2020
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  • Grass Concrete: Grasscrete green solution for armoring spillway slopes
    Grasscrete green solution for armoring spillway slopes
    Grass Concrete
    Project, 03 December 2020
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  • Lindum Turf: Steep slope turfing and stabilisation, Lincoln Castle
    Steep slope turfing and stabilisation, Lincoln Castle
    Lindum Turf
    Project, 22 March 2017
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  • GreenBlue Urban Ltd: StrataCell tree root cells for hospital tree planting
    StrataCell tree root cells for hospital tree planting
    GreenBlue Urban Ltd
    Project, 20 May 2020
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  • GreenBlue Urban Ltd: StrataCell™ tree pits for London community rain garden
    StrataCell™ tree pits for London community rain garden
    GreenBlue Urban Ltd
    Project, 27 May 2020
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  • GreenBlue Urban Ltd: Tree pit package - Islington Archway Gyratory
    Tree pit package - Islington Archway Gyratory
    GreenBlue Urban Ltd
    Project, 20 April 2018
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  • Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control: Geoweb® Tree Root Protection - Case Study Bodnant Garden
    Geoweb® Tree Root Protection - Case Study Bodnant Garden
    Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control
    Project, 21 February 2020
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  • Gravitas International: Flex MSE system replaces worn revetments at SSSI
    Flex MSE system replaces worn revetments at SSSI
    Gravitas International
    Project, 09 July 2020
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  • WoodBlocX: Modular retaining wall for £4.5m life sciences building
    Modular retaining wall for £4.5m life sciences building
    WoodBlocX
    Project, 25 February 2020
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  • Terram: Permeable grass access road using TRUCKPAVE
    Permeable grass access road using TRUCKPAVE
    Terram
    Project, 29 March 2017
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  • Terram: Slope stabilisation and drainage, M25 widening project
    Slope stabilisation and drainage, M25 widening project
    Terram
    Project, 03 December 2015
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  • Grass Concrete: Grasscrete car park at Farmleigh, Dublin
    Grasscrete car park at Farmleigh, Dublin
    Grass Concrete
    Project, 02 June 2015
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  • Elite Precast Concrete: Retaining walls for salt barn refurbishment
    Retaining walls for salt barn refurbishment
    Elite Precast Concrete
    Project, 08 May 2018
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  • Platipus Anchors Ltd: Ground anchors stabilise slope at Henwick Turnback
    Ground anchors stabilise slope at Henwick Turnback
    Platipus Anchors Ltd
    Project, 02 May 2018
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  • Elite Precast Concrete: Interlocking concrete blocks for temporary flood defence
    Interlocking concrete blocks for temporary flood defence
    Elite Precast Concrete
    Project, 28 February 2020
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  • Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control: Geoweb® Slope Protection - Case Study Crediton
    Geoweb® Slope Protection - Case Study Crediton
    Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control
    The approved route of the new link road required 100,000m3 of material to be excavated to form a cutting so extensive embankment stabilisation would be required. Geoweb was selected for these works as the steep angle of the...
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  • Grass Concrete: Grasscrete green solution for armoring spillway slopes
    Grasscrete green solution for armoring spillway slopes
    Grass Concrete
    East Riding of Yorkshire Council's Pocklington Flood Alleviation Scheme required an armoured spillway leading to a flood storage bund capable of withstanding flow rates of up to 8 metres per second. With a new housing development...
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  • Lindum Turf: Steep slope turfing and stabilisation, Lincoln Castle
    Steep slope turfing and stabilisation, Lincoln Castle
    Lindum Turf
    Lincolnshire County Council decided to re-turf the Lucy Tower motte at Lincoln Castle to improve its appearance and help stabilise the earth. The 50° angle of the slope presented an enormous challenge and the work required an...
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  • GreenBlue Urban Ltd: StrataCell tree root cells for hospital tree planting
    StrataCell tree root cells for hospital tree planting
    GreenBlue Urban Ltd
    GreenBlue Urban StrataCells were used to ensure that Scots Pines planted in a geometric geometric pattern established well in the exposed car park at St Ann's Hospital in Dorset. Tree pits were joined together to maximise...
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  • GreenBlue Urban Ltd: StrataCell™ tree pits for London community rain garden
    StrataCell™ tree pits for London community rain garden
    GreenBlue Urban Ltd
    Rain gardens, tree planting and a dished central area to hold excess water were specified for this community garden in College Park, London. The new street design mitigates the risk of flooding
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  • GreenBlue Urban Ltd: Tree pit package - Islington Archway Gyratory
    Tree pit package - Islington Archway Gyratory
    GreenBlue Urban Ltd
    The London Borough of Islington required major improvements to the Archway Gyratory road layout to reduce traffic dominance, enhance the environment for other road users and to create an environmentally attractive public open...
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  • Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control: Geoweb® Tree Root Protection - Case Study Bodnant Garden
    Geoweb® Tree Root Protection - Case Study Bodnant Garden
    Greenfix Soil Stabilisation & Erosion Control
    Bodnant Gardens is an 80 acre National Trust property positioned above the River Conwy, housing an important Botanical collection, including a famous arch of Laburnham Trees. The project involved upgrading of an existing forest...
    SAVE Project
  • Gravitas International: Flex MSE system replaces worn revetments at SSSI
    Flex MSE system replaces worn revetments at SSSI
    Gravitas International
    A Flex MSE vegetated wall system was installed to replace 300m-worth of failed timber revetment at a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) with nearly 25 designations. The Flex MSE units were filled using site-won material...
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  • WoodBlocX: Modular retaining wall for £4.5m life sciences building
    Modular retaining wall for £4.5m life sciences building
    WoodBlocX
    WoodBlocX timber block units have been used to create a retaining wall at Solasta House, the new Life Science and Technology building at Inverness Campus. WoodBlocX worked with Robertson Construction to achieve a suitable design...
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  • Terram: Permeable grass access road using TRUCKPAVE
    Permeable grass access road using TRUCKPAVE
    Terram
    TERRAM Truckpave cellular porous paver was specified for a park area where a secant pile tank had to be installed near residential properties in Stockport. The robust paving system allows access of heavy vehicles for maintenance...
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  • Terram: Slope stabilisation and drainage, M25 widening project
    Slope stabilisation and drainage, M25 widening project
    Terram
    Skanska Balfour Beatty Joint Venture started work on the widening of the M25 motorway between Junctions 16 to 23 and Junctions 27 to 30 in July 2009, as part of the Design Build Finance and Operate (DBFO) contract. The...
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  • Grass Concrete: Grasscrete car park at Farmleigh, Dublin
    Grasscrete car park at Farmleigh, Dublin
    Grass Concrete
    Farmleigh, the former home to the Guinness Brewing family, now operates as a major residency venue in Dublin, for conferences and visiting dignitaries. During renovation works, the venue required a parking area for up to 350...
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  • Elite Precast Concrete: Retaining walls for salt barn refurbishment
    Retaining walls for salt barn refurbishment
    Elite Precast Concrete
    Elite Precast Concrete was approached by Midlands-based contractor Currall, Lewis and Martin (Construction) Ltd to provide high-strength interlocking Legato™ concrete blocks as part of a salt barn refurbishment project at Hilton...
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  • Platipus Anchors Ltd: Ground anchors stabilise slope at Henwick Turnback
    Ground anchors stabilise slope at Henwick Turnback
    Platipus Anchors Ltd
    Amey Rail installed a new signal in a railway cutting, and needed to provide support for the slope behind the signal, prior to construction of a proposed retaining wall. Platipus geotechnical engineers suggested a cost-effective...
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  • Elite Precast Concrete: Interlocking concrete blocks for temporary flood defence
    Interlocking concrete blocks for temporary flood defence
    Elite Precast Concrete
    Elite quickly dispatched interlocking pre-cast concrete Legato blocks to the Environment Agency for use as temporary flood defence walls to protect properties in Lincolnshire. The EA urgently needed 500 high-quality,...
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