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Bored Pile Walls Explained

With many different piling methods available – from CFA piling to mini piling, it can be difficult to know how to differentiate them from one another. If you’re having any kind of groundworks construction, make sure you discuss your options with a qualified piling contractor, as the type of work will depend on the soil …

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CFA Piling Explained

If you’re having any kind of groundworks construction, it’s important that you discuss it with a qualified piling contractor so that you understand which piling method will work best. This can depend on a variety of factors including space, soil conditions and noise. Here, we’re going to take an in-depth look at one of the …

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How Deep Do Pilings Need To Be?

As piling contractors, we often get asked the question “How deep do pilings need to be?” In all honesty, there’s not a straightforward answer. The depth of pile foundations will depend on a variety of factors. Pile foundations are an example of deep foundations and were first used for large constructions. However, since smaller piles …

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Finding Piling Contractors for Tight Access Homes

If your property is down a narrow lane, has no rear access or very tight corridors, it can be difficult to imagine how you’ll be able to have any kind of building work done. You don’t want to go through all the trouble of finding a contractor and renting piling equipment just to find that …

UK Construction Industry to Embrace Driven Piling

Driven piling may finally be getting the status it deserves! Business Reporter and The Telegraph recently communicated the advantages of the driven piling construction technique. As UK piling contractors, Dart & Co Foundations is equipped to provide insight on the matter and reveal our expertise on the subject. Here, we explain exactly how a range …

Types of Piling

Piling is a form of deep foundation and is generally used for large buildings. It is the process of supporting a heavy load beneath a traditional foundation build. There are many different types of piling and the construction industry has come to use piling for a majority of projects, including farms, commercial and domestic structures. …