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Montrose St Brechin Sewer Collapse - gabion basket stabilisation works

Montrose St Brechin Sewer Collapse – Gabion Basket Stabilisation Works

Following the collapse of a sewer which led to the sloping gardens below the properties being washed away, CAN was brought...

St Helier Pumping Station, Jersey - Storage Chamber Inspection

St Helier Pumping Station, Jersey – Storage Chamber Inspection

States of Jersey (Department for Infrastructure) required a detailed inspection of the structural steelwork within this large overflow / storage chamber...

Pearces Hill - Retaining Wall

Pearces Hill – Retaining Wall

CAN Geotechnical was enlisted to design and build a solution to stabilise a 30m length of failing retaining wall supporting a...

Manchester United Old Trafford Football Stadium - cladding & steelwork repairs

Old Trafford Football Stadium – Cladding & Steelwork Repairs

Corrosion had led to concerns about the integrity of the brackets that secure the canopy cladding panels to the South Stand...

Turners Road Penstock Chambers - Deck replacement

Turners Road Penstock Chambers – Deck replacement

Routine inspections 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...