Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Case study

Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Client:

Moray Council

Consultant:

Soiltechnics

Project length:

1 week

Project Value:

£12,000

Project description:

Phoenix Drilling were instructed to undertake a ground investigation for the construction of a replacement footbridge to regain access to the East Beach. The previous bridge was closed over a year ago on safety grounds and as an iconic part of the Moray coastline the local community are keen to have access reinstated.  With boreholes located both land side and beach side we worked around tide constraints using our modular rig and support from our Hagglund BV206 all-terrain vehicle to gain access to positions during low tide.

The works comprised of:

2no ‘land side’ cable percussion boreholes

2no ‘beach side’ cable percussion boreholes

Use of Hagglund BV206 support vehicle

In-situ testing

Geotechnical sampling

Working around tide constraints

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Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Case study Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge Client: Moray Council Consultant: Soiltechnics Project length: 1 week Project Value: £12,000 Project description: Phoenix Drilling were instructed to undertake a ground investigation for the construction of a replacement...

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A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

Case study A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian Client: Midlothian Council Consultant: RPS Project length: November 2017 to April 2018 Project Value: £180,000 Project description: Phoenix Drilling Limited was appointed to carry out an intrusive ground...

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Ground Source Heating Project, Poplar Park, South Lanarkshire.

Ground Source Heating Project, Poplar Park, South Lanarkshire.

Case study

Ground Source Heating Project, Poplar Park, South Lanarkshire.

Client:

Private Individual

Consultant:

N/A

Project length:

1 week

Project Value:

£14,000

Project description:

As part of a Ground Source Heating Project in South Lanarkshire, Phoenix Drilling was commissioned to drill and install two 200m deep boreholes within a landscaped garden. The project had to be carefully planned to ensure all lawns, fencing and decorative block were protected throughout the course of the work. On concluding the project the client awarded the Heating Contractor a 5-star review for the works with an added recommendation for the drilling operation.

The works comprised of:

2 No rotary boreholes to depths of 200m bgl

Installation of geothermal looped pipe

Adequate protection of private landscaped garden area

Building successful working relationship with industry contractors

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Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Case study Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge Client: Moray Council Consultant: Soiltechnics Project length: 1 week Project Value: £12,000 Project description: Phoenix Drilling were instructed to undertake a ground investigation for the construction of a replacement...

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A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

Case study A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian Client: Midlothian Council Consultant: RPS Project length: November 2017 to April 2018 Project Value: £180,000 Project description: Phoenix Drilling Limited was appointed to carry out an intrusive ground...

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A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

Case study

A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

Client:

Midlothian Council

Consultant:

RPS

Project length:

November 2017 to April 2018

Project Value:

£180,000

Project description:

Phoenix Drilling Limited was appointed to carry out an intrusive ground investigation along two proposed route options of the A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road project for Midlothian Council.

The works comprised of:

Compound set up

56No cable percussive boreholes depths of up to 15m bgl – including rotary follow on

26No rotary boreholes (both open holed and cored) to depths of 70m bgl

Installation of monitoring wells

Excavation of 25No trial pits

Monitoring of ground gases throughout drilling operations

In-situ testing

Supervision and core logging

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Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Case study Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge Client: Moray Council Consultant: Soiltechnics Project length: 1 week Project Value: £12,000 Project description: Phoenix Drilling were instructed to undertake a ground investigation for the construction of a replacement...

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A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

Case study A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian Client: Midlothian Council Consultant: RPS Project length: November 2017 to April 2018 Project Value: £180,000 Project description: Phoenix Drilling Limited was appointed to carry out an intrusive ground...

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Provanmill, Glasgow

Provanmill, Glasgow

Case Study

Provanmill, Glasgow

Client:

Scottish Prison Service

Consultant:

Mason Evans Partnership

Project length:

November 2017 – December 2017

Project Value:

£60,000

Project description:

Phoenix Drilling were appointed as principle contractor and instructed to undertake a ground investigation for the redevelopment of the former Provanmill Gas Works in Glasgow. The development is set to be the home of a new Scottish prison aiding the overcrowding issue faced by the Scottish Prison Service.

The works comprised of:

12No rotary boreholes

10No cable percussion boreholes

40No shallow hydraulic percussive boreholes

Installation of monitoring wells

Environmental and geotechnical sampling

In-situ testing

Full time health & safety site supervision

Soils and rock core logging by in-house engineer

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Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge

Case study Lossiemouth East Beach Footbridge Client: Moray Council Consultant: Soiltechnics Project length: 1 week Project Value: £12,000 Project description: Phoenix Drilling were instructed to undertake a ground investigation for the construction of a replacement...

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A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian

Case study A701 Relief Road and A702 Spur Road, Midlothian Client: Midlothian Council Consultant: RPS Project length: November 2017 to April 2018 Project Value: £180,000 Project description: Phoenix Drilling Limited was appointed to carry out an intrusive ground...

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