Foundations

Forth Replacement Crossing – Beamer Rock – Central Tower Foundation, Scotland

Client  – Gifford part of Ramboll Peer review of design concept for the proposed Central Tower Foundation and recommendations for geological model development and the detailed design approach.  Central tower to be founded on the isolated Beamer Rock within the … Continue reading

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Communications Towers, UK

Clients : Aviva Independent advice and comprehensive design check of site investigation requirements and foundation design including piled foundations, and hybrid foundations comprising piled – anchored solutions.

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Mount Athos – Monastery Complex, Greece

Extensive  Rock Slope and Foundation Improvement Works.  Inspection of existing foundations, design of comprehensive underpinning solutions together with large scale slope retention structures.

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Bridge G12, Egnatia Highway

Client :  Egnatia Odos Independent Design check of a high level viaduct structure across steep mountainous terrain, in a seismically active region. The foundations comprised unusually large diameter caisson structures, founded on a foliated gneiss.  Foliation within the gneiss was … Continue reading

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Ting Kau Bridge, Hong Kong

CLIENT :     Highways Department, Hong Kong Tender review and assessment. Detailed Design review and check. Supervision of geotechnical elements of construction including heavily loaded foundations on rock, Reclamation and seawall construction. Geo-Design were responsible for geotechnical aspects of the … Continue reading

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