All In-Ground articles

  • Centrum - Index
    Video

    New energy piles from Centrum Pæle

    2019-10-09T10:16:00Z

    Danish manufacturer explains how technology can be installed in foundations to save energy

  • Robbins Index
    Article

    Tunnelling: Breaking new ground

    2019-05-28T16:05:00Z

    With over half the world’s population living in cities, what occurs underneath them is as interesting as the work above ground

  • ProPlant Warrior
    Article

    PPS develops rig

    2019-04-29T16:13:00Z

    Professional Plant Services develops piling rig for work on confined sites

  • Shoring
    Article

    UK trenching equipment cartel investigated

    2019-04-15T09:47:00Z

    UK authorities investigate groundworks equipment rental cartel involving M.G.F., Vp plc and Mabey Hire

  • Soilmec SM-22
    Article

    Soilmec on solid ground

    2019-04-08T10:00:00Z

    Foundations specialist brings a range of high-tech piling and trenching equipment to Munich

  • e-power pipe use
    Article

    Tunnel visions

    2019-03-11T15:29:00Z

    German tunnelling specialist Herrenknecht promises ‘ground-breaking’ technology innovations in Munich

  • strut
    Article

    Groundforce designs 750t hydraulic strut

    2018-12-11T07:41:00Z

    Groundforce, the UK shoring rental business, has launched what it describes as “the largest proprietary strut on the market” with a load capacity of 750 tonnes, suitable for heavy-duty ground propping. The MP750 is capable of resisting working loads of up to 750 tonnes and connects directly to the ...

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    Article

    US trenching rental business NTS moves into UK

    2017-05-18T10:20:00Z

    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.

  • The modular Solum foundations spread working loads over an increased footprint. They are strong but
    Article

    A solid foundation for reducing emissions

    2017-04-03T11:26:00Z

    Keltbray becomes the first company to adopt the Solum crane foundation solution to help cut emissions on construction sites in central London

  • TBM assembly in the test tunnel of the French Frejus project between Lyon 
and Turin
    Article

    Tunnelling: Big projects get bigger

    2016-11-23T11:50:00Z

    Europe is buzzing with major tunnel works. Adrian Greeman takes a look at some of the most interesting projects

  • The Wimmer AB2300 Drill & Split rig
    Article

    Drilling: Bit by Bit

    2016-06-22T11:24:00Z

    In the world of drilling, research and development teams are working on any number of different ways of improving the efficiency of the machines

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    Article

    Utility One Source adds Toro to rental fleet

    2016-03-23T14:54:00Z

    Rental company and manufacturer join forces to offer underground utility equipment for rent across North America

  • The Toro Dingo TX1000
    Article

    New launches from Toro

    2015-10-13T11:31:00Z

    Manufacturer introduces utility loader together with a new HDD, new trencher attachments and features, and new drilling software

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    Article

    Mexico launch for dual mode TBM

    2015-09-14T11:03:00Z

    TEP II wastewater project tin Mexico City takes the first rock/EPB tunnel boring machine by Robbins in North America

  • The new D24x40 S3.
    Article

    Vermeer's S3 upgrade

    2015-09-09T16:23:00Z

    Vermeer’s new range of Navigator S3 horizontal directional drill rigs offer improved speed, simplicity and sound levels.

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    Article

    Radio remote control adopted for foundation rig safety

    2015-07-16T11:53:00Z

    Soilmec and Bachy Soletanche have worked together to improve safety when loading and unloading large piling rigs with the introduction of radio remote control

  • Bouygues has started excavation work on the 5 km Tuen Mun – Chek Lap Kok tunnel in Hong Kong using a
    Article

    Start-up for world’s largest TBM

    2015-06-10T10:05:00Z

    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

  • Bauer and Keller encountered numerous underground obstacles on the already complicated project to re
    Article

    Opera house challenges

    2015-03-03T14:42:00Z

    Bauer and Keller encountered numerous underground obstacles on the already complicated project to renovate the Berlin State Opera building

  • The Groundforce hydraulic shoring struts on site in Geneva.
    Article

    Groundforce looking to expand in Middle East

    2015-02-25T14:22:00Z

    Ground shoring specialist sees strong potential in region, where it is supporting Doha metro project

  • Sandvik launched two new surface drilling rigs at Bauma China 2014, the Tiger DG700 and Tiger DG800,
    Article

    Feature: Drilling

    2015-02-25T11:04:00Z

    Drilling equipment can often be on the critical path for construction projects and quarry operations, so reliability and productivity of these machines can also be vital.