Sheet Piling Specialists
CSW Groundworks are specialist sheet piling contractors based in Ottery St Mary and covering Devon and beyond. We have been trading for over 20 years and have amassed a huge amount of knowledge and experience within the industry.
We specialise in all aspects of driven sheet piling, including permanent sheet pile cofferdam’s, retaining walls, flood defence’s and all forms of temporary works. Our specialist foundation piling contractors offer quality services for commercial and domestic clients in Devon and across Devon. We work with both large civil engineering construction projects and small residential extensions.
Customer care and ensuring we deliver a job well done is paramount to what we do. We want to make our customers happy so that you come back and use our service. We have implemented strict processes and procedures to ensure our work is to the highest quality. As a mark of our competence we are Safe Contractor, CHAS and Achilles approved and all our operatives holds an appropriate CSCS / CPCS card.
Our sheet piling services include silent piling, vibratory piling, conventional piling and steel sheet piling and much more.
CSW Groundworks is based in Ottery, we cover the whole of Devon and beyond, including Exeter, Exmouth, Sidmouth, Honiton, Axminster, Lyme Regis, Seaton, Budleigh Salterton, Torbay and Plymouth.
Precision and High Quality Piling Services
With well over two decades of industry experience, the CSW team are able to carry out all manner of piling projects quickly, efficiently, and to an exceptional standard. Because we work efficiently, we are able to help you stick to your project timescale, completing all work within the agreed time and budget. We have worked with clients in a diverse range of sectors, and have gained an excellent reputation.
Our team is experienced in carrying our piling for domestic, commercial and industrial clients, so large-scale projects are no problem. We aim to be the first choice for piling across Devon. A small sample of our services, include:
- Site preparation and remedial work
- Excavation, trenching and other earthworks
- Substructure construction
- Silent piling
- Vibratory piling
- Conventional piling
- Steel sheet piling
Q: What is sheet piling, and in what scenarios is it commonly used in construction projects?
A: Sheet piling is a technique involving the installation of interlocking steel or concrete sheets to create a barrier against soil or water. CSW Groundworks commonly employs sheet piling in projects requiring earth retention, flood protection, or excavation support, such as waterfront structures, basements, and retaining walls.
Q: How does CSW Groundworks determine the most suitable type of sheet piling for a specific project?
A: CSW Groundworks conducts thorough site assessments, considering factors such as soil conditions, water table levels, and project requirements to determine the most suitable type of sheet piling. Our experienced team ensures that the selected sheet piling solution aligns with the project’s unique needs and challenges.
Q: Can sheet piling be used for temporary as well as permanent structures, and how does CSW Groundworks approach each scenario?
A: Yes, sheet piling can be used for both temporary and permanent structures. CSW Groundworks evaluates the project’s duration, purpose, and other factors to determine the appropriate sheet piling solution. We ensure that the chosen approach aligns with the project’s timeline and long-term requirements.
Q: What environmental considerations does CSW Groundworks take into account when using sheet piling for projects near water bodies?
A: CSW Groundworks is committed to environmentally responsible construction practices. When using sheet piling near water bodies, we take great care to minimise disturbance to aquatic ecosystems. Our team follows industry best practices and complies with environmental regulations to ensure sustainable and eco-friendly sheet piling solutions.
Q: How does CSW Groundworks ensure the structural integrity of sheet piling installations, especially in challenging soil conditions?
A: CSW Groundworks utilizes advanced engineering methods to ensure the structural integrity of sheet piling installations, even in challenging soil conditions. We conduct detailed geotechnical assessments, employ appropriate piling techniques, and, if necessary, provide additional reinforcements to guarantee the stability and durability of the sheet piling structure.
Our professional, flexible, efficient and friendly approach to our work consistently produces excellent customer satisfaction – and high levels of repeat business.