All In-Ground Articles

Liebherr drill rig goes electric and unplugged
The just-launched LB 16 promises environmental benefits with no loss of performance
Soilmec on solid ground
Foundations specialist brings a range of high-tech piling and trenching equipment to Munich
Tunnel visions
German tunnelling specialist Herrenknecht promises ‘ground-breaking’ technology innovations in Munich
Bauer’s foundation tech on show
Bavaria-based Bauer Maschinen Group’s full PremiumLine portfolio of drill rigs and base carriers comes to Munich
Utilities: Without a trace
Work must often be carried out without affecting the public, so CE looks at how to make this possible
Tunnelling: Digging deep
With Europe home to many tunnelling projects, Adrian Greeman unearths details on the most interesting
Foundations: Ground breaking
Foundation works explored, from large-scale projects to digitally-driven precision operations
Drilling: Digging deep
New designs, digital technology and increased efficiency are all part of the modern world of drilling. Construction Europe looks at some of the latest innovations
US trenching rental business NTS moves into UK
Houston, US-based National Trench Safety (NTS) is moving into the UK rental market for the first time and will open its first location on 1 June, managed by former VP plc and Mabey Hire executive Pat Flannery.
A solid foundation for reducing emissions
Keltbray becomes the first company to adopt the Solum crane foundation solution to help cut emissions on construction sites in central London
Tunnelling: Big projects get bigger
Europe is buzzing with major tunnel works. Adrian Greeman takes a look at some of the most interesting projects
Drilling: Bit by Bit
In the world of drilling, research and development teams are working on any number of different ways of improving the efficiency of the machines
Utility One Source adds Toro to rental fleet
Rental company and manufacturer join forces to offer underground utility equipment for rent across North America
New launches from Toro
Manufacturer introduces utility loader together with a new HDD, new trencher attachments and features, and new drilling software
Mexico launch for dual mode TBM
TEP II wastewater project tin Mexico City takes the first rock/EPB tunnel boring machine by Robbins in North America
Vermeer's S3 upgrade
Vermeer’s new range of Navigator S3 horizontal directional drill rigs offer improved speed, simplicity and sound levels.
Radio remote control adopted for foundation rig safety
Soilmec and Bachy Soletanche have worked together to improve safety when loading and unloading large piling rigs with the introduction of radio remote control
Start-up for world’s largest TBM
Bouygues has started excavation work on the 5 km Tuen Mun – Chek Lap Kok tunnel in Hong Kong using a 17.6 m diameter Herrenknecht tunnel boring machine
Opera house challenges
Bauer and Keller encountered numerous underground obstacles on the already complicated project to renovate the Berlin State Opera building
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