April 23, 2019

KENT SCREW PILING

KENT SCREW PILING

Screw Piling

THORTECK LTD SCREW PILING CONTRACTORS OFFERING COMPETTIVE PRICES

Screw piles are the foundation solution of choice for almost any project within the residential and commercial sectors. Screw piles consist of a steel shaft with a number of ‘helices’ attached along its’ length and are driven into the ground using exactly the same principle as a self tapping screw. Screw piles work in both compression & tension, and are suitable for virtually all soil types.

Thorteck Ltd provide a full screw pile installation service in Kent and surronding areas, Screw piles are the solution of choice for ‘problem projects’ and are routinely used where the site has:

  • Poor soil conditions
  • Tree/root protection areas
  • Soil heave areas
  • Shrink/swell clays
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  • Examples of applications include:
  • Communication Towers & Wind Turbine Bases
  • Solar farm installations
  • Marine applications including piers & jetties
  • Bridges
  • Underpinning for foundation repairs
  • New build Residential properties
  • Foundations for extensions & conservatories
  • Scaffolding solutions
  • Specialist foundations solutions for properties in tree protection zones & in shrink/swell clay areas.

 

There are numerous advantages to using screw piles:

  • Screwpiles are almost always cheaper than conventional foundation systems
  • The screw pile foundation system is known for its ease and speed of installation. Often each pile can be installed in as little as 10 minutes.
  • Screw piles produce little to no spoil during installation.
  • Installation is low noise and minimal vibration
  • Piles can accept full load immediately after installation and
  • Works in tension and compression
  • Low mobilization costs
  • Routinely used in tree/root protection areas
  • Resistant to soil heave
  • Year-round installation in any weather
  • Anchors can be supplied galvanised or fitted with cathodic protection for aggressive soil or marine applications.
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        SCREW PILING CONTRACTORS

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