Skegness TEC


Project Description

Data  257 250 sqmm driven precast concrete piles & 41 300 sqmm driven precast concrete piles
Client  Hobson & Porter
Type of contract  Design and build contract
Construction period  April 2024

Over ten days in April 2024, Aarsleff Ground Engineering were on site in Skegness, delivering foundations for the new further and higher education facility in the area. TEC Partnership works to develop further and higher education tailored towards vocational skills which meets local needs and the new hub in Skegness aims to help over 1,000 residents in the local area into employment over the coming years. This will deliver growth in the local economy and enrich the community. With a focus on delivering quality education, the college will provide vocational courses in a wide range of subject areas, including construction, engineering, hospitality, tourism, digital, and more. The main contractor on the project is Hobson & Porter.

The college has been founded on driven precast concrete piles and Aarsleff installed 298 to form the foundations. 257 250 sq mm piles and 41 300 sq mm piles were installed over a period of nine working days.

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Case Study

A leading UK ground engineering specialist, focusing on multi-discipline excellence and value engineering. We design and deliver some of the UK’s largest ground engineering projects.

Our vision is to bring confidence to those constructing the landscape of tomorrow .

1947. Central Jutland, Denmark. Per Aarsleff borrowed 10,000 Danish Kroner from his father’s life insurance, bought an excavator, and founded Northern Europe’s leading contracting company.

Our biggest asset, our team is composed of the leading experts in ground engineering. Working with collaboration and cohesion at the core of our business, we can guarantee a quick and founded answer to all your questions.

We recruit and reward our people based on our ‘Step into the Blue’ company culture, where we embrace the core values of Life and Health, Trust, and Responsibility.

We do everything to ensure our team and yours work safely on our sites. With our core value of Life & Health, we see safety as a cultural pillar.

Our ISO accreditations are an assurance to you that we take governance seriously. Read our policies to discover more.

The projects that keep society running. Bridges, buildings, transit and rail facilities, embankment support, marine and offshore facilities, mines, airports, and water projects.

Keeping things turning. Sewage Treatment Works, Waste Water Treatment Works, Wind Farms and Wind Turbines, Biomass Plants, and Power stations.

Meeting society’s needs. Nursing and care homes, MOD buildings, Schools and Universities, and small or large-sized residential developments.

Staying on the move. Remediation, bridges, and foundation work are integral to keeping the industry running smoothly.

The landscape of the marketplace. Mega-retail sheds, distribution warehouses, University accommodation, and major supermarket and household name units.

Keeping things afloat. Ports and harbours, coastal defences, river embankments and inland waterways.