`Foundation Developments Ltd

Capabilities

We offer our clients a complete turnkey service from feasibility and design conception, through planning and building regulation approval, to construction. A high calibre service is delivered by our own experienced and robust pool of experts who undergo regular training to keep them up-to-date with industry techniques, innovations and legislative requirements.

Advice on buildability, value engineering, BREEAM and life cycle costing is provided to clients in our key sectors of operation, where our staffs have significant experience and knowledge of client requirements and potential construction techniques.

Foundation Developments do not carry in-house design teams and as such, utilises the services of external organisations to provide specialist knowledge and technical services, many of whom we have long term partnering arrangements with.

Capabilities

Temporary works design

Deep excavations and earth retention, including works adjacent to railways and existing structures. Deep excavation support Internal bracing, external ground anchors, sheet piled walls, king post walls, contiguous piled walls, secant piled walls.

Deep excavation support

Internal bracing, external ground anchors, sheet piled walls, king post walls, contiguous piled walls, secant piled walls. walls, king post walls, contiguous piled walls, secant piled walls.

Tower cranes

Selecting cranes, managing crane operations, design and construction of bases, co-ordination of multiple cranes.

Formwork design

Formwork for walls, columns, stairs design, extensive in-house stocks of equipment, experience of all main suppliers equipment.

Falsework design

Primarily using internal equipment, tables, drop-head, strike and re-erect, propping heights to 15m, slab thicknesses to 1500mm, with standard equipment.columns, stairs design, extensive in-house stocks of equipment, experience of all main suppliers equipment.

Alternative design

Exploring most viable construction method thus maximizing cost/value ratio.

Design and build

We use experienced external design practices, and manage the interface between them and our clients’ requirements.

Planning

Detailed programmes based on understood outputs and site conditions, continuously monitored.

Ground treatment

Strip footings, ground beams and pile caps; drainage, block work, beam and block flooring.

Ground works

Strip footings, ground beams and pile caps; drainage, block work, beam and block flooring.

Deep basements

Waterproof basement construction, king-post walls, piled walls, internal shores, cantilevers, external ground anchors.

Piling

Sheet piling, contiguous piled walls, secant piled walls procured and managed.

External works

Roads, paving, topsoil, street furniture, profiling, kerbs, services.

 

 

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