Garden Structure – Karen’s Childcare

ABC Anchors were approached to assist in a solution for foundations at Karen’s Childcare. They wanted to expand the outdoor area for the children and the available space had a few challenges to overcome.Site access and foundation positioning was limited, so screwpiles were identified as the best solution by the Client. The piles were to …

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We Were On Your Screens!

Grand Designs and Channel 4… Grand Designs Dursley Tree House featured on Grand Designs! This project will also be featured in The Sunday Times Homes section on the 18th September and Grand Designs magazine 12th September. Channel 4 Woodman’s Treehouse The building of the treehouse was filmed for the first episode of the new series …

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The finished project

Julia’s House Children’s Hospice

This project involved installing 6 quantity 60RL* screw piles to support a small wooden Cabin.Screw piles were the preferred choice of foundation for two reasons, firstly as there were tree roots and secondly, the ground dropped away by up to 1meter in some pile positions.Using our 400H hand held torque head 2 rows of 3 …

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New Build – 89R Screw Piles Henley on Thames

89R piles were installed for foundations on this site in Henley on Thames. The site was particularly sensitive as it contained roman artefacts which if exposed would have halted the build. The installation of the piles also included a load test on a single pile which is sometimes asked for by the structural engineer to …

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New Build Foundations

Commonly used on Eco-Friendly projects, Screw Piles are becoming increasingly popular on New builds. Being able to pile close to tree roots and other foundations, that traditional foundations are unable to. Key Features No muck away Minimal delays with instant torque and no time wasted waiting for materials to dry Can be used near tree …

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Grand Designs – New Build Screw Pile Foundations

ABC Anchors recently featured on Channel 4’s Grand Designs Programme,shown installing 60R screw piles with the ABC 500X torque head attached to a 2.5 tonne excavator. The complete piling process took little over a day to install and offered accurate foundations which could be built on immediately. The main structure was a 5 bedroom family home built to …

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