Retaining wall height size 1.2 meters in depth by 200 mm thick with a 150mm toe. H8 reinforcement bars where put in at 250mm centers and H12 reinforcement bars where put in at 250mm centers as well. H12 reinforcement bars L shaped coming out of the toe into the main stem of the wall. Total length of the wall completed was 7 meters. Trench was dug out at 300mm wide. Land drain was laid with geotextile membrane first, and trench was then filled with gravel to fill the trench back up. Work was carried out using a mini digger and muck was removed from site via grabs.
OUR PROJECTS ARE FULLY SUPERVISED BY TRAINED, COMPETENT PERSONNEL AND WE BELIEVE THIS ALONG WITH A FULLY TRAINED, EXPERIENCED MANAGEMENT TEAM HAS CONTRIBUTED TO OUR CONTINUED SUCCESS.
We offer a professional and time effective service when retaining walls. Our concrete walls are rigid walls used for supporting the soil mass so that the soil can be retained at different levels on all sides.
Our concreting service is extremely versatile, we can retain and construct any wall regardless of the height, length, and shape.
Our form workers can make a single staircase or enough staircases for an entire development. We specialise in the construction of bespoke, in situ concrete stairs. We can construct the following…
We work closely with architects, engineers, designers, private clients and large contracting companies.
Making Groundwork's have comprehensive skills and experience constructing reinforced concrete frame structures (RC Frames).
Using the most up to date specialist machinery and processes we are able to undertake technically challenging and complex projects you would often in restrictive areas.
All form work projects are built in situ on site.
Our form-work team will manage the excavation and installation of pile caps and ground beams, and we will use this to ensure the even distribution of weight across the piles. This will ensure your foundations are extremely secure.
Our form-work team can construct any foundation design to your requirements
Concrete slabs that are ground bearing are another option if appropriate. We have completed various form-work projects constructing concrete slabs through out the country .
Our foundations can help you reinforce existing buildings, install piled retaining walls, or create new foundations for all kinds of homes, commercial properties or building types.