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20 May
2019

Former Oxted Gasholder Station

Soilfix are pleased to have commenced our first Remediation & Enabling contract for St William Homes LLP under the Berkeley Group call-off contract at the former Oxted Gasholder Station.  Having recently demolished the above ground gasholder, St William has planning permission to redevelop the site with 111 apartments with an enhanced access route from Station..

16 May
2019

Crest Annual Charity Dinner Dance

  • 16th May 2019
  • Zoe Rusga
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A successful business is only as good as the professional services it relies upon, who are often taken for granted.  For this reason, Soilfix decided to invite some its professional service providers to the Crest Nicholson Annual Charity Ball on Weston-Super-Mare Grand Pier, which had a Caribbean Theme! A great evening was had by all,..

02 Apr
2019

Greater London Asylum at Cane Hill, Coulsdon

Works carried out at the former Greater London Asylum at Cane Hill, Coulsdon by Soilfix during 2015/16 is now nearing completion of a stunning residential housing development by Barratt David Wilson Its always satisfying to see all of our previous hard work create places that people aspire to work or live in, whilst safeguarding our..

28 Mar
2019

Demolition at Huntspill Cottages

Four ‘Common Pipistrelle’ bats were found alive and well under hanging tiles of an old Cottage requiring demolition.  Currently being translocated to new habitat in recently constructed high level bat box.  Soilfix are carrying out Site Clearance and Demolition works for CALA Homes at Deepcut Barracks, which requires sensitive ecological works in conjunction with JFA..

07 Mar
2019

Plumestop Injection

In-situ treatment of a mixed hydrocarbon and organochlorine pesticide plume within a shallow aquifer is continuing at our remediation site in Ipswich. This week, Soilfix have undertaken hydraulic conductivity profiling (HCP) testing of soils to provide further detailed information on the permeability of soils throughout the treatment horizons. The information is being utilised to aid..

07 Mar
2019

Rainham Archaeology Update

Following our client’s responsible decision to stand down all intrusive works, a controlled site strip is being undertaken at our Rainham site under watching brief of the project Archaeologist. Remediation and enabling works will resume when archaeological finds are recorded to the satisfaction of Historic England and London Borough of Havering.  Features investigated to date..

18 Jan
2019

New Year, more Archaeology on Brownfield Sites…..

Having enabled two major archaeological investigations on our brownfield reclamation projects during 2018, Soilfix have commenced 2019 with another major archaeological investigation in Rainham, Essex.  Whilst carrying out remediation & enabling works to facilitate ongoing construction by, 10nr trial evaluation trenches were excavated during Autumn 2018.  Several trenches identified features of interest, including burial pits..

17 Jan
2019

New Year, New Purchase!

Soilfix have just taken delivery of its second brand new Stehr soil mixing attachment courtesy of Reeds Civil Engineering.  After Soilfix were the first company in the UK to adopt this technology, this excavator mounted attachment has been in such demand on our sites throughout 2018, we have decided to purchase a second unit. The..

02 Jan
2019

Goodbye 2018, Hello 2019!

  • 2nd January 2019
  • Zoe Rusga
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Soilfix 2018 Xmas Party 2018 has been a busy year for Soilfix with record turnover, numerous challenging projects successfully completed, several new clients secured and new faces joining the team.  Our get-together in Bristol on Saturday 8th December was a great opportunity for everyone to meet up and let their hair down. The Soilfix team..

14 Dec
2018

British Safety Council Health & Safety for Directors & Senior Managers course

  • 14th December 2018
  • Zoe Rusga
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George Evans (Managing Director) and Steve Jackson (Director) attended the British Safety Council Health & Safety for Directors & Senior Managers course in London yesterday.   This challenging and thought-provoking course aims to inspire Directors and Senior managers in terms of their personal interest in and responsibility for the safety, health and wellbeing of people..