Runcorn Cutting

Progress photos taken over a 7 month period following Vertical Access installing Maccaferri mesh and Minova Rock bolts.

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Newcastle United Banners

Banner installation at Newcastle United football ground.

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Tree Felling

Vertical Access Ltd started a cliff stabilisation contract in January 2014 for Construction Marine Ltd and Network Rail with design by URS.  The railway cutting in Barnsley required works due to mature trees on the cliff face de- stabilising the rock face through root jacking. Initially the mature trees were felled using hydraulic tree grab and guillotine.  The grab was...

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Slope stabilisation erosion control for J Murphy and Son

Vertical Access are near to completion of a slope stabilisation / erosion control contract for J Murphy and Sons working for Network Rail.   Works involved tree removal works prior to the installation of resined or grouted Rock dowels ( supplied by Minova Weldgrip) and Maccaferri Mac Mat R.  

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Stabilisation of a Railway Cutting

Vertical Access has been subcontracted to Construction Marine Ltd to undertake stabilisation of a railway cutting. Utilising a TEI drill mast for the installation of Soil Nails ( Supplied by Dywidag ) and tracked dumpers for the positioning  of Geobrugg Deltax mesh ( supplied by Dywidag). The lower face anchors are being hand drilled using rotary Turmag drills. Grouting...

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High Rise Overcladding Case Study

PROJECT: HIGH RISE OVERCLADDING CLIENT: ONE VISION HOUSING ENGINEERS: CLANCY CONSULTING LTD LOCATION: BOOTLE, LANCS WORKS: SECURING MESH TO 6 NO. HIGH RISE BUILDINGS Due to the failure of the existing Permarock insulated overcladding system during high winds in January 2007 Vertical Access Ltd working in conjunction with Clancy Consulting Ltd undertook a panel fixing...

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