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VolkerGround Engineering is a specialist in the design, supply and installation of all forms of driven and concrete bored piling.

Our clients receive a reliable and adaptable service that meets the changing needs of their schemes without interrupting the other stages of the project roll-out. Our work is completed safely, on time and within budget in a sustainable way.

Our in house team offer design, value engineering, bespoke solutions for each of our projects whether they are temporary or permanent works. We make sure we engage with our clients at the earliest stages of a project, creating close working relationships with them, their representatives and sub-contractors.


Our aim is to achieve best practice in all works that we undertake, ensuring that we complete them to the highest quality, within time and budget constraints. We undertake projects ranging in value from £20,000 to large scale, multi-million pound sums. The delivery of high quality solutions and providing excellent value to our clients is central to our mission, vision and values and is critical to our continued success.

VolkerGround Engineering is the only specialist contractor in the steel driven piling sector that has the financial strength of an international parent company that provides confidence and security for all clients. We operate a rigorous Quality Management System throughout all areas of our business division and as part of this we look for continuous improvement as we move forward. Our staff pride themselves on providing high quality products and workmanship for hire and sales, ensuring we continue to be a competitive force within the industry.

As a leader in our industry, we recognise the importance of our clients' needs and always strive to surpass their expectations. In our quest for excellence, we have developed a service which aims to work with our clients, as well as for them. VolkerGround Engineering is committed to partnering with our clients and believe this to be a fundamental part of our working relationships.

To turn this relationship into action; three essential goals are involved:

  1. To set down agreed mutual objectives 
  2. To create a co-operative, solution finding working environment with the client
  3. To establish a culture of continuous, measured improvement

Where complex solutions are needed, we can adapt our geotechnical processes to suit your particular requirements; even customising our equipment to carry out the solutions efficiently and economically. That is where our ability to respond individually to our clients' needs makes the difference. As our client, we would sit down with you and explore the most effective ways of delivering your project, from house foundations to motorway viaducts, storage tanks to container port quay walls. We can act as your partner, specialist subcontractor or project promoter in whatever role you require - economically, efficiently and expertly.

We have carried out in excess of 1,000 projects for over 400 clients for all sectors of the industry, including; developers, main contractors, house builders, government bodies and private householders.

 Client Listing: (In addition to those already listed)

  • Associated British Ports
  • Environment Agency
  • Cross Rail
  • Network Rail – Thameslink
  • Thames Water – Thames Tideway Tunnel Project