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 Improvements have been made to a Coal Authority scheme in Scotland which relies on chemical dosing of discharged mine water to reduce iron levels to meet the discharge consent
MINING

Coal Authority upgrades mine water treatment scheme in Scotland

Changes to scheme at disused Scottish mine set to improve efficiency of water treatment

07 July 2020

 Michael Jones, managing director, Bauer Technologies (left) with Andy Bendall, project director, Acciona at the awarding of the Ness Energy Project contract
PILING

Bauer Technologies secures Ness Energy Project

Piling work at a waste-to-energy plant is being undertaken by Bauer Technologies

10 March 2020

 Scottish construction companies and civil engineering contractor, Akela Construction has taken delivery of a Pagani Geotechnical TG63-150 rig
SITE INVESTIGATION

CPTu testing success for Scottish developer

MGS has supplied Akela Construction in Scotland with a Pagani Geotechnical TG63-150 rig

20 January 2020

 A move to Epiroc SmartROC rigs has increased productivity at the Glensanda granite quarry in Scotland
MINING

SmartROC increases productivity at Scottish granite quarry

Investment in an Epiroc SmartROC rig pays dividends for Europe's largest granite quarry

06 January 2020

 The Saipem 7000 will be used during the foundation installs of offshore windfarms in Scotland and Taiwan
INFRASTRUCTURE

Saipem gets €750 million worth of windfarm contracts in in Scotland and Taiwan

Windfarm foundation builds in Scotland and Taiwan boost income for Saipem

05 December 2019

 Stabilising the ground around a remote Scottish castle created a unique set of challenges for CAN Geotechnical
GROUND CONTROL

Access issues sorted - helicopter airlift on castle project

With only limited access, CAN used a helicopter to get plant to a remote job site in Scotland

24 October 2019

 Van Elle recently undertook piling work to strengthen the Don Viaduct Bridge
INFRASTRUCTURE

Van Elle's work on strengthening the Don Valley Viaduct Bridge

An account of the piling work undertaken by Van Elle to strengthen the Scottish Don Viaduct Bridge

13 August 2019

 Richard Lochhead, The Minister for Further Education, Higher Education and Science, is updated on the capabilities of the Lyell Centre’s RD2 drill system by offshore electrical engineer Michael Wilson
SITE INVESTIGATION

UK Minister visits geology and geophysics education and research centre

The UK's Science Minister has visited the Heriot-Watt University's research project - Lyell Centre

31 May 2019

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