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Aarsleff to extend Skagen port facilities

In Denmark, Per Aarsleff A/S has entered into a contract with Port of Skagen for an extension of the port facilities.


Bauer Technologies secures US Embassy contract

Bauer Technologies has secured the contract to undertake the piling and diaphragm walling works for the new US Embassy in London.


UK researchers work to develop “self-healing concrete”

A new research project in the UK aims to develop novel “self-healing concrete” that uses an inbuilt immune system to close its own wounds and prevent deterioration.


Stockholm to host 2014 EFFC-DFI international conference

The EFFC and the Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) are together hosting an international conference on deep foundations and piling next year (May 21-23) in Stockholm, Sweden.

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EFFC/DFI Geotechnical Carbon Calculator

The EFFC and the Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) are urging the geotechnical sector to make immediate use of their jointly-developed carbon calculator tool – a standardised and pioneering open source tool for comparing the sustainability of different foundation techniques.

Safety Co-Ordination

Foundation Contractors do their best, but safety co-ordination still inadequate
on site … Read more here or download as a pdf.

The EFFC Health & Safety Charter

The EFFC holds the attainment of the highest standard of safety as a key objective. Read more here or download as a pdf.

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Conferences, symposia and other events relevant to those working in the foundations industry.