Ground treatment as an alternative to piling

The UK’s Federation of Piling Specialists, with special thanks to its members Derek Taylor, business development director, Keller UK, and Marc Evans, business unit manager, Vibro Menard, discusses the options for ground treatments as an alternative to traditional piling techniques.

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Keller’s use of rigid inclusions on a wind farm project in Tortefontaine, France

Piling is used to transfer building loads through ground which cannot support them to firmer strata below the surface or to construct retaining walls and cofferdams.