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Specialist Soil Stabilisation Contractor operating throughout the UK

Soil Stabilisation Services throughout the UK

Archive for June, 2013

Soil Stabilisation in pavements (an introduction)

What is Soil Stabilisation and how can it be used?  The question is answered in the publication I found here today titled “An Introduction to Soil Stabilisation for Pavements“. The publication runs through the Soil Stabilisation process and covers the following topics: PURPOSE – why is Soil Stabilisation used DEFINITIONS – the different terms used [...]

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Soil Stabilisation contractor works update

Thought I would do a brief update today on Soil Stabilisationworks we currently have in progress along with contracts that have been secured. Monks Cross, York This site, where we have been carrying out works for Moorhead Excavations (who are working for Caddick Construction), has been ongoing since mid April and is running to schedule. [...]

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Cement Stabilisation applications and benefits

Found a good presentation here today from the Cement Council of Texas all about Cement Stabilisation and its typical applications and benefits. The presentation, which has 188 slides, runs through the entire Cement Stabilisation process from start to finish and covers topics including: Cement based pavement materials Applications Reasons to modify soils Construction problems with [...]

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Soil Stabilisation for Nuclear Power Plant

Found a good article here today about Soil Stabilisation works carried out at a Nuclear Power Plant in Arizona.  The article looks at the challenges met by the Soil Stabilisation contractor when meeting stringent standards of the client. In order to prove how successful the Soil Stabilisation process can be the contractor carried out on [...]

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Cement Stabilisation in Canada

After looking around inline for information on Soil Stabilisation contracts in other countries, I found this publication from Wirtgen America for the Transport Association of Canada named “Modern Soil Stabilization Techniques”. The purpose of the paper is to assist with the understanding of Soil Stabilisation techniques and to promote the benefits of the process and [...]

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Soil Stabilisation – performance of binders (lime, cement, fly ash ect).

When looking into Soil Stabilisation one of the most important factors to consider is the type of binder to be added to the soil.  Whilst looking online I found a great study here from the Department of Transport in Kansas which is all about this different types of binders which are typically used within the Soil Stabilisation [...]

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Cement Stabilisation Contractor – New Altham Site

We mentioned last week that we were starting a new Soil Stabilisation contract this week in Lancashire and today works commence on site for a new industrial unit in Altham, near Accrington. The site, which is very close to our Head Office, requires Lime Modification to achieve a 5% CBR to the fill material and [...]

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Soil Stabilisation new Wirtgen Mixer

You may remember that last week we wrote a BLOG about our new Soil Stabilisation machine purchases, which included a new Hamm 3520HT Roller and a new Wirtgen WR2500SK Integrated Mixer.  Well, this week we have taken delivery of both brand new machines, which are being immediately put into service. Below is a picture of [...]

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Soil Stabilisation using lime, cement and fly ash

Take a look at the research paper I found here titled  “Sub-grade Stabilization Assessment of Kuantan Clay Using Lime, Portland Cement, Fly Ash, and Bottom Ash” from the “Faculty of Civil and Environmental EngineeringInstitut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia“.  The paper mainly looks at the technical aspects of Soil Stabilisation including the types of material that can be treated, the [...]

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Cement Stabilisation and Soil Remediation

Another case study here on a project in Wisconsin, USA to add to our “Soil Stabilisation around the World” set of BLOGs.  This case study looks at how Soil Remediation (Soil Stabilization and Solidification) was used to redevelop a former manufactured gas plant.  The cas estudy looks at the alternative techniques used to treat the existing [...]

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