As part of a Wessex Water capital scheme to boost waste water services to the increasing population in and around the Somerset town of Yeovil, FP McCann’s back-bolted caisson shaft segment rings have been used to build a 7.50m id pumping station chamber.
Leeds based ground worker and civil engineer, Athena Civil Engineering, has taken the initiative on a new housing development in Roundhay, near Leeds, to reduce the amount of primary aggregate used on the pipe drainage works
Work to improve the busy A556 trunk road between Knutsford and Bowdon in Cheshire by creating a new modern dual carriageway by-pass to the existing road has recently been completed. Highways England and their Tier 1 supplier Costain opened the new £192 million dual carriageway in March this year. The 7km road will carry some 51,000 vehicles a day and link the M6 at junction 19 to an improved junction 7 on the M56.
FP McCann’s specialist precast division has recently completed the manufacture and delivery of over 1,000 precast concrete columns forming part of the superstructure for two prestigious commercial buildings in Stratford, East London.
Site: Grand Hospital du Charleroi, Gilly, Belgium
Contractor: Sodraep S.A. / Royal Haskoning DHV
Client: Grand Hospital du Charleroi
Products Supplied: Precast concrete back-bolted smoothbore shaft segment system