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Types of piling

VolkerGround Engineering is able to design and construct a variety of piled foundations depending upon structural requirements, ground conditions and project budget. We offer a variety of bespoke equipment and foundation solutions including CFA techniques, driven sheet piling, bored piling, steel sheet piling and silent piling.

Foundation Piling lies at the core of the business utilising the experience of its in-house designers to seek out innovative solutions. Individual clients may decide that a piled foundation is required for their development, whether temporary to provide a safe system of work or permanent as part of a more economic solution.

VolkerGround Engineering is able to advise at all construction stages on utilising the best equipment for each individual project specifying a piling foundation option.

CFA - Continuous Flight Auger bored piling

In addition to our range of driven steel piling techniques VolkerGround Engineering also provides in situ concrete bored piling, utilising the Continuous Flight Auger (CFA) technique.

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Driven sheet piles

VolkerGround Engineering is able to offer its clients a range of driven piling solutions to suit most site ground conditions where driven piles are the most economic foundation scheme.

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Bored Piling

Where structural requirements dictate higher bearing loads, increased pile diameters greater than 1200mm can be provided through the use of higher torque (power) rotary bored piling rigs.

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Steel sheet piling

VolkerGround Engineering can design and install a variety of sheet pile retaining walls depending upon the individual project requirements and ground conditions. A sheet pile wall can be used in...

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Silent piling

Silent piling or the ‘press-in’ technique is a non dynamic method for the installation of steel tubular or sheet piles.

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