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Turners Road Penstock Chambers - rigging using CAN-Span

Turners Road Penstock Chambers – Rigging using CAN-Span

Routine inspection identified that the beams supporting the landings to the Turners Road Penstock chambers had suffered such a large loss...

Chalford Viaduct – Rock Bolting & Netting

CAN Geotechnical was appointed as subcontractor after a catastrophic failure event.  It was in fact approximately 50m3 of rock which...

Castle Eden Dene – Soil Nailing & Meshing

Instability of the slope had damaged the storm drain outfall pipe.  CAN was brought in to undertake stabilisation of the...

Via Gellia - Emergency highway rock stabilisation using passive rockfall netting

Via Gellia – Emergency Highway Rock Stabilisation

CAN pulls out all the stops to get the road open and safe again Recent rockfall on the busy Via Gellia...

Risehill - tunnel shaft works

Risehill – Tunnel Shaft Works

Located on open exposed moorland on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales, this was for CAN Structures a remote project. ...

Shute Shelve Tunnel - Rock bolting

Shute Shelve Tunnel – De-vegetation & Rock Bolting

Shute shelve tunnel is an old disused railway tunnel is now used exclusively by pedestrians and cyclists.  Areas of unstable...

Buckland Hollow A610 - soil nailing

Buckland Hollow A610 – Soil Nailing & Facing

The slope in question is sandwiched between the A610 and the River Amber.  Over the years erosion has lead to...

Wimbledon Centre Court - lighting installation

Wimbledon Centre Court – Lighting Installation

CAN was requested to undertake the replacement of the lighting system to Centre Court, Wimbledon. As with all stadia projects, it...

Watford Tunnel – De-vegetation & Rockfall Netting

Back in late 2016, CAN worked to remove approximately 15,000m2 of vegetation and install passive/drape mesh (Maccaferri 13,950m2, Enkamat 5,850m2)...

Rhyl Bridge (Pont-y-Ddraig) - Minor Bridge Maintenance. Getting to the underside of the bridge deck.

Rhyl Bridge (Pont-y-Ddraig) – Minor Bridge Maintenance

Ongoing general maintenance was required to the bridge, consisting of the installation of new electrical feed cables to the under-bridge lights...