Low vibration ductile iron piles installed as foundations for development by Fold Housing Association
Client: FOLD Housing Association
Main Contractor : O’Hanlon & Farrell Contracts Ltd
Details: Larsen Foundations successfully tendered for the low vibration piling element of the foundations work for the 33 dwellings built for Fold Housing Association. This was to protect existing structures surrounding the site.
Working together with the main contractor and the project engineer, Larsen provided the best and most competitively priced piling solution to address concerns about vibration in the ground conditions encountered. Larsen installed 160nr 118mm ductile iron piles to carry an axial SWL of 600kN for these dwellings and demonstrated its key attributes of speed of installation to aid the main contractor meet programme, budget and specification.