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Ground Improvement

On sites where the soil has poor bearing characteristics, ground improvement is sometimes preferable to provide a cost-saving on foundation, ground floor slaband/ or road construction.

Often working closely with specialist contractors, Ruddlesden geotechnical has experience in offering advice on the suitability a variety of ground improvement techniques, including vibro-compaction, vibro-replacement/ stone columns, lime/ cement stabilisation, injection grouting, soil mixing and pre-loading with or without the installation of drainage.

Case Study

Ground Improvement, Shropshire

To inform the design of an embankment for a proposed highway, as part of the residential redevelopment of a site in Shropshire, Ruddlesden geotechnical were instructed to...

  • AGS
  • Constructionline
  • CSCS
  • SMAS
  • ECFC trust