Dec 19, 2018 Last Updated 11:34 AM, Dec 18, 2018
More typically used to support and stabilise buildings, the versatile Helifix Dixie piled foundation system has recently been installed at The Battle of Britain Bunker Museum, RAF Uxbridge, to support a statue of World War II hero, Air Chief Marshal, Sir Keith Park.
Lightweight support structures, such as free-cantilevered steel balconies, can be prone to vibration when people move about on them more heavily than usual. As designs become ever more lightweight and competitive in cost terms, particularly with very large cantilevers, the vibration behaviour of a structure…

Manchester on track

Manchester Galvanizing was called upon by Harrisons Engineering to galvanize 25 tonnes of steel used to strengthen and refurbish the Hull and Barnsley railway bridge. The upgrade was commissioned by Network Rail and carried out by main contractor Story Contracting.
Humber Galvanizing Ltd, part of Wedge Group Galvanizing, has recently galvanised steel used to restore bar railings which run alongside the historic walls in the City of York.
According to the Local Government Association (LGA), almost half of England's school districts will have more primary pupils than places by 2015/16. Unlike many education providers who are considering new prefabricated classrooms, Hampshire County Council is spending some of its resources updating its prefabricated SCOLA…

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