Piling, Sheet Piling and Ground Engineering contractor, Aarsleff Ground Engineering Ltd is the subsidiary of Per Aarsleff A/S, one of Denmark’s leading civil engineering contractors. Since entering the UK market in the late 1980s the company has grown rapidly to become one of the country’s leading Driven Piling, Sheet Piling and Ground Engineering contractors. Our ground engineering product service portfolio comprises Sheet Piling, Mini Piles, Drilling and Grouting, Soil Nails, Ground Anchors and King Post Walls. To summarise we specialise in the installation of:
Piling & Foundations
- Driven Precast Concrete Piling
- Precast Ground Beams
- Steel Bearing Piles
- Timber Piles
- Mini Piles/SFA Piles (Sectional Flight Auger)
Aarsleff’s sister company Centrum Pile Ltd has an advanced pile manufacturing facility to ISO 9001 standard, from where it manufactures and delivers precast reinforced concrete piles and precast ground beams to supply Aarsleff’s contracts.
We are specialists in design and engineering with an in-house team working to develop conceptual and detailed designs for projects across the UK. Aarsleff’s design and engineering department is a ‘think tank’, helping to analyse a problem and find its most optimal solution, whilst also following the product and making requested changes and corrections throughout the life of the product. Not only in the planning and design phases, but also during the execution of the work. The Design & Engineering department work to provide the best and most cost-effective solutions to solve complex ground engineering projects – by means of permanent as well as temporary structures. The expertise and capabilities of Design & Engineering makes Aarsleff very competitive and attractive to its clients, ensuring a technically and financially strong solution to the customer’s project. The earlier Aarsleff is involved, the better it can provide consultancy to the client. Aarsleff can combine the client’s expectations and requirements with the users’ needs and the project’s potentials. Design & Engineering participates actively in standardisation work, in professional and industrial bodies and in development projects with universities and students. It determines the standards and participate in this way to the general development of Aarsleff’s specialist ground engineering technologies.
Aarsleff specialise in the design and installation of foundation solutions and can offer Driven Precast Concrete Piling, Precast Ground Beams (lift pits, precast caps, setting out, precast insulated floors, pile cropping), Steel Bearing Piles, Timber Piles, Mini Piles, SFA Piles and Geotechnical solutions comprising of Sheet Piling (retaining walls, propped walls, anchored walls, king post, permanent and temporary works, cofferdams), Ground Anchors, Soil Nails, Gabion Baskets (domestic and commercial use), Timber Crib Lock Walls, Drilling and Grouting (mine shafts, sewage, drains, collapsed minework).
The benefits of driven piling and a precast concrete solution in regards to offsite construction and MMC (Modern Methods of Construction) are there are no spoil or hazardous waste to dispose of, reduced carbon footprint and accurate installation. Concrete is responsibly sourced using high-quality raw materials and manufactured under controlled conditions to BS EN 12793 and produced to BSI Kitemark standard. Aarsleff’s Ground Beam System is a fast, sustainable, zero-waste precast ground beam system for house foundation packages.
Aarsleff works on schemes from single plot houses to multi-use residential developments, wind farms (Onshore and offshore) infrastructure (rail, embankments, roads) and large sheds and commercial units needing a variety of pile types or geotechnical services.
Aarsleff’s in-house technical, estimating, design, manufacture and design team engineers, gives us the capability to design and install various types of ground engineering and foundation solutions for a variety of clients and contractors operating in Northamptonshire, Cambridgeshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, Middlesex, Surrey, Kent, Sussex and even Scotland! In fact, Aarsleff Ground Engineering work all over the UK.
Aarsleff Group also specialises in harbours and marine construction. In Denmark currently, Per Aarsleff A/S are the market leader. Through more than 40 years, the Group has developed the specialist expertise required for marine construction work. Our harbour and marine construction projects include: Harbours, marinas and Ferry berths, Coastal protection, sea crossings and dredging work, Dolphin structures, fenders, piers and outfalls, Embankments and offshore wind foundations, Breakwaters and groins, Quays for inland harbours, Permanent and temporary artificial islands, Strengthening of anti-flood embankments, Piled foundations and structures constructed offshore.
Aarsleff works within the Rail, Commercial, Civils, Infrastructure, Energy, Maritime and Residential market, delivering smart sustainable solutions to the country’s most technically challenging foundation projects. Aarsleff has a full fleet of rigs, machinery and plant including Aarsleff’s Junttan PM20’s and PMX22’s for the driven steel, concrete or timber pile installation, ABI Banut 300 Rigs for residential sites with restricted, low headroom or difficult access, Movax Volvo Rigs for the installation of sheet piles and retaining walls, Comacchio MC1500 to be used in operations of large diameter borehole drilling, pre-drilling/pre-augering and simultaneous drilling and casing piling and last but not least, the Giken Silent Piler ECO 700S for silent, vibrationless piling. The piling rigs are highly manoeuvrable, modern with low noise levels. All Aarsleff’s equipment is fitted with the latest and most efficient hydraulically operated drop hammers. Aarsleff’s advanced range of equipment and techniques (inclusive of vibration and noise limiting techniques) and its offsite manufacturing facility are unrivalled.
Aarsleff is accredited for Exova BM Trada for 9001:2015, 14001:2015 and OHSAS:18001 which assures Aarsleff clients that we produce high-quality products and solutions, consider the environment, and health and safety are a core value of the business. Aarsleff avoids excessive material, water and power consumption and strives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in every stage of production, design and work performance. Pursuing the values of social responsibility, Aarsleff supports various charities throughout the year and strives to recruit local talent and use local suppliers where possible.
Contact Aarsleff Ground Engineering and see how Aarsleff’s geotechnical knowledge and ground engineering experience can ensure you get a high quality, value-engineered and economical foundation solution for your project by emailing Enquiries@Aarsleff.co.uk