Monthly Archives: November 2014

ScrewFast assists Osborne Junior Engineer to achieve top marks!

Written on November 20, 2014 at 1:54 pm, by

ScrewFast have assisted Mark Howe, a Junior Engineer from Osborne, a leading UK Civils contractor with his dissertation.  Mark spent time with ScrewFast researching the design, fabrication and installation of screwpiles and has been awarded a distinction for his efforts! ScrewFast are proud to assist with Mark’s achievement and will be closely watching his future  Continue Reading »

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Screw Piles

Written on November 12, 2014 at 1:57 pm, by

You already know that screw piling is a technique for building foundations in a variety of soil types.  Here are 5 facts about it that may surprise you… 1.  Screw Piles are perhaps the most underrated foundation engineering feat of the 19th century   Screw Piles enabled lighthouses to be built in shallow water under  Continue Reading »

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