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Rock Face Stabilisation

Case Studies

Coulsdon Waitrose Distribution Centre - Rock Stabilisation Works

Coulsdon Waitrose Distribution Centre – Rock Stabilisation Works

CAN has successfully designed and undertaken a programme of maintenance and additional slope and rock stabilisation works at the Waitrose...

Filton Bank 4 Track - Narroways Cutting Sprayed Concrete Works

Filton Bank 4 Track – Narroways Cutting

The Filton Bank 4 Track project is a major rail project to increase the number of tracks from 2 to 4...

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...

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...

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...

Thirlmere - Rock Bolting & Netting

Thirlmere – Rock Bolting & Netting

CAN undertook a design and build contract to stabilise this section of rock face on the A591 near Thirlmere, installing an...

Woodside Retail Park - Quarry Face Stabilisation

Woodside Retail Park – Quarry Face Stabilisation

This old disused quarry is home to a small retail park, Woodside retail park.  Following a fire to one of the...

Hagley Railway Cutting - Rock Face Stabilisation

Hagley Railway Cutting – Rock Face Stabilisation

The rock face of this narrow rail cutting required extensive stabilisation including de-vegetation, scaling and strengthening works to be carried out. The face...

Boston Boatyard Development - Quarry Face Stabilisation

Boston Boatyard Development – Quarry Face Stabilisation

With the walls of this old quarry forming the backdrop to what will be the back gardens of a new housing...

Jersey - Rock Anchoring and Cliff Stabilisation

Jersey – Rock Anchoring and Cliff Stabilisation

CAN acted as Principal Contractor on this major project to stabilise an old quarry prior to redevelopment and the adjacent unstable cliffs...