• Modular Pontoon drilling rig

Wood Wharf drilling pontoon

The construction of two 16m x 8m drilling pontoon platforms at Blackwall Basin in Canary Wharf has enabled our client to access the watercourse for core sampling works as part of this on-going residential and commercial development in London’s Isle of Dogs.  The pontoons are completed with Combisafe edge protection, load spreading deck mats and a 500mm drilling aperture, they will be moved within the basin by work boats manned for the duration the works.  Our in-house stability calculation software is vital to guaranteeing the safety of all our pontoons particularly on the scale of such a development.  All of our […]

  • Site Investigation works

Ground Engineering Magazine Awards 2021

We are thrilled to be part of the team shortlisted for the Ground Engineering Magazine, UK Geotechnical Team of the Year for 2021.   Working for Structural Soils on this Align JV at Colne Valley has given us the opportunity to demonstrate how versatile and valuable modular pontoon can be to these large site investigation projects.   There were a total of three pontoons, comprising a ‘drilling pontoon’, ‘support pontoon’ and ‘super pontoon’.    The drilling pontoon, shown in this picture, was a 10m x 18m double layered working platform, designed to support 26 tonnes of equipment which included two rigs with […]

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Bath Quays Pontoon for Remedial Works

We are back with another pontoon for the Bath Quays regeneration scheme.  We first started work on this project in […]

Modular Pontoon Superbarge

We’ve recently installed a double layered  pontoon installation to support temporary works drilling.  Equipped with steel deck and load spreading […]


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