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 SSE Renewables has awarded Fugro a ground investigation contract for its Coire Glas hydro pumped storage scheme located in the Great Glen in Scotland
SITE INVESTIGATION

Fugro supports development of UK's large-scale hydro pumped storage scheme

Fugro geo-data supports development of UK's newest large-scale hydro pumped storage scheme

03 April 2023

 Boskalis will employ its DP crane vessel Bokalift 2 for the installation of XXL monopiles at the Moray West offshore wind farm project
PILING

Boskalis acquires multidisciplinary offshore wind farm project Moray West

As part of the Moray West offshore wind farm project Boskalis will install the turbine monopiles

02 March 2023

 Safety works being undertaken by the Coal Authority at Saltcoats, Scotland, after former mine works cause substantial subsidence
GROUND CONTROL

Historical unrecorded mine workings stabilised to keep Scottish community safe

Former mine workings in Scotland stabilised by Coal Authority after homes subside

27 January 2023

 An 18ACS Grundodrill from Tracto has been specified as the drilling rig of choice by Fife-based FCH Construction Services for its work in the water and utilities sectors
INFRASTRUCTURE

Tracto supplies 18ACS Grundodrill rig to FCH Construction Services

Long-term working relationship results in Scottish contractor selecting new Tracto drill rig

13 October 2022

 Work to lay foundations that will pave the way for the electrification of the Fife Circle railway in Scotland is about to get underway
INFRASTRUCTURE

Piling work to get underway to electrify line to Fife

Piling work has begun to enable electrification of a Scottish rail line

08 June 2022

 Lockerbie is one of the site where Network Rail is undertaking slope stabilisation work
GROUND CONTROL

Slope regrade work will improve UK rail network

Slope remediation work is being undertaken along the West Coast Mainline in Scotland

22 April 2022

 Surface mounted tilt meters have been located at 26 sites across the rail network in Scotland as part of a trial of a monitoring system which provides early warning of earth movements
GROUND CONTROL

Tilt meter trial offers railway protection from landslips

Tilt monitors installed to help protect Scottish railway lines from landslide disruption

11 February 2022

 Work is underway to upgrade drainage systems and re-profile embankments to reduce the risk of flooding and landslips on the line between Sanquhar and Dumfries
GROUND CONTROL

£8 million embankment works bring stability to Dumfries railway

Network rail is investing in slope stabilisation works in the Scottish highlands

29 September 2021

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