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Loading out GSS Rig Fleet No. 10 – KR702-2R

Loading out a Klemm KR702-2R from a basement after completing an infill section of secant wall to close the envelope prior to excavation  for a new lower level basement in Mayfair.

Lowering GSS Rig Fleet No.6 into Basement

Lowering of GSS Rig Fleet No. 6 Klemm KR702-2 to commence 2nd Phase Piling works for the B1 level.  Works comprise a secant piled wall and bearing piles.

Preparing area for Piling Platform

Second storey down, preparing area for piling platform for bearing piles and secant piled walls for sumps.

Battersea Power Station

For our case study of Battersea Power Station, please click the attached link which is referred to on Skelair’s website. http://www.skelair.com/portfolio-item/gss-piling-use-klemm-drill-rigs-at-battersea-power-station/    

Rig Training Day

GSS Piling held its annual piling rig awareness training day with our suppliers rig trainer, to refresh both old and new operators of the risks and best operating practice when using our modern more powerful plant.  The course was combined with manual handling training which has become more prevalent with the increased size and weight […]

Big Rig, Tight Space – No Problem!

Klemm 709 13.5T Rig with 4.6m cut down mast installing 660/600mm diameter drill & case piles founding up to 18.5m depth using up to 6m temporary casing.

Up, Over and In!

GSS Rig Fleet No.7 being craned into site and manoeuvred through tight restricted access into a building to form a new 406/350mm diameter secant piled wall with limited headroom of 3.250m. Synopsis of Project: -Piling only within building second visit, 50 males piles 9-10m depth, 50 female piles 8m depth and 8 No. temporary works […]

Top Down Construction

First level of top down basement complete on a project in London SW3 area.  Excellent contiguous wall line and plunge post positioning, making the structural box formation easy!

Another Straight Line!

508/450mm contiguous bored pile wall line for a basement project in London SW3!

New Additions!

Two latest additions to our piling rig fleet, the Klemm KR702-2 and Super Kitten straight out to work in Belgravia and Cork Street, London.      

A Proud Moment!

A proud moment to get 99% of the company together for both a training day and photo opportunity at HQ!

Going Up to Drill Down!

GSS Piling had their piling plant craned over a school in SW London area for the construction of a contiguous piled wall and bearing piles to the rear of the school. The piles are being installed using a combination of our two rigs the Klemm KR708 and KR702. The KR708 is the heavier of the […]

Congratulations William!

Congratulations to William Peres (Our Graduate Engineer), on being awarded a well-deserved First class Honours degree in Civil Engineering – BEng(Hons) Well done from all your colleagues at GSS!.

Neatly does it!

Very neat exposed secant wall from one of our basement projects in Wimbledon using one of our new excavators.

Congratulations Devji!

Congratulations to our Piling & Design Manager Devji Bhuva for succeeding in the Institution of Civil Engineers Chartered Professional Review. Devji now has his MICE and CEng to add to his BEng and MSc. Well done Devji!

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