All In-Ground Articles

Bauer awarded Kingdom Tower contract
Foundations equipment manufacturer and contractor to build base for planned 1 km tall tower in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Robbins celebrates 60 years in tunneling
US-based tunneling equipment manufacturer looks back over six decades.
Bauer to showcase Value Line rotary rigs
Chinese-built BG drill rigs to be launched alongside diaphragm wall equipment and smaller drills from Klemm.
NTS in US launches national account programme
US trench and traffic equipment rental company National Trench Safety (NTS) has launched a new national account programme and recruited an experienced trench safety executive to lead the initiative.
TBM for Turkish hydro scheme
Robbins has supplied a 10 m diameter Double Shield tunnel boring machine (TBM) to the Kargi Kizilirmak Hydroelectric Project in the mountainous region of central Turkey.
Bauer handles compaction on Panama's Ocean Reef island
Bauer Fundaciones Panamá is carrying out vibrocompaction work on the 100,000 square metre Ocean Reef artificial Island project in Panama City, Panama.
TBM advances on deep Mumbai water tunnel
Excavation starts in earnest at a depth of 109 m following on-site assembly and a successful initial bore.
FEATURE: Foundation construction
Foundation equipment manufacturers are focussing on reliability, robustness and energy efficiency to meet the challenges of today’s projects.
Tunnelling advances
The use of new technology, materials and techniques are helping to drive efficiency in the tunnelling sector.
United Rentals opens three specialty rentals locations
United Rentals has expanded its specialty rentals operation by opening new trench safety and power rental locations in New Hampshire, New Jersey and Texas.
Bauer updates popular rotary drill
new BG 30-BS 95 features a low emission engine and other design improvements.
Drilling: Saving energy and boosting productivity
The drive for efficient and environmentally friendly machines is presenting a unique set of challenges to the drilling industry.
Record piles for Hong Kong-Macau crossing
New record set with 22 m diameter, 40 m long steel piles driven for the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Seaway project.
Caterpillar offers US$ 885 million for ERA
Acquisition of underground mining equipment manufacturer would expand Cat’s presence in Chinese market
String of investments for Atlas Copco
Active equipment manufacturer agrees three acquisitions, a divestment and a new research project
Foundations: Digging deep
Most projects start from the ground up, and a variety of equipment can be used to create the base.
New rig for Junttan
Piling rig and hydraulic hammers launched as company celebrates 35 years in business.
Tunnelling firm buys component company
German-based Herrenknecht buys pump firm Schäfer & Urbach.
Ground-breaking innovation in rock drilling
As contractors feel the pressure for increased productivity, manufacturers are digging deep to increase the efficiency and versatility of drilling equipment for even the most challenging builds.
Load More