Foundations/Piling Equipment

  • Bilfinger+Berger is currently installing foundation piles for the extension of the 115 m high Tectum

    Sure footing for Europe's foundation sector


    Buoyant sales and increased turnover from equipment manufacturers and contractors alike, coupled to a growing need for alternative energy generation and infrastructure expansion, are helping push the development of cutting edge technologies in the foundations sector. Richard High looks at the latest developments and reports on some of the machines ...

  • Liebherr LRB 255

    Double action


    Contractor Matthias Strobel has used a Liebherr LRB 255 piling and drilling rig in a double rotary drilling application during construction of the Emmerauentunnel Luegde, Germany.

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    Aarsleff piles in


    In an effort to improve pedestrian and car safety at an automatic railway crossing on the A27 road at Beddingham, UK, a well-known bottleneck and accident blackspot, the UK's Highways Agency decided to replace the crossing with a bridge.

  • Main contractor implenia is currently carrying out qury reinforcement work as part of genvas harbour

    Deep and dirty: Europe's foundation market strong


    A flurry of acquisitions and strong results show the European foundations sector to be in good health, while manufacturers are busy responding to legislation in an effort to reduce the environmental impact of the industry. CE reports.