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30Aug91 UK: BAUER FOUNDATION USES NEW DRILLING RIG AND TECHNIQUES ON PETERBOROUGH WAREHOUSE.

Bauer Foundation has used a new, multi-purpose RH9 mobile drilling rig and the bottom feed vibro-displacement technique to construct more than 1,000 columns of compacted stone beneath the new Brett Transport and Storage warehouse in Peterborough.Working in soft, silty clay overlying dense sand and gravel, Bauer installed the columns to an average depth of 3 m to support the main foundations and slab.

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