Temporary Works Win for the Ordsall Chord Team and other news


BCI Awards 2017 - Temproary Works Award for Ordsall Chord (Northern Hub)

Congratulations to the Northern Hub team who won the Temporary Works Award at the British Construction Industry Awards 2017. DAWSON-WAM installed a combined solution of temporary works, removing the need for redundant stage specific structures helping save the project £850,000. 

The photogrpah above shows the removal of our award winning temporary works for Skanska BAM and Network Rail on the Ordsall Chord, Manchester. 

Congratulations also to the Galliford Try, Card Geotechnics & Furness Partnership team for being nominated for the same award for the Seymour St Project in London where DAWSON-WAM installed the secant piles and plunge columns

Crew of the Month at the National Children's Hospital, Dublin

At the BAM Worldwide Safety Day we were awarded the Contractor (Crew) of the month for our positive contribution and awareness to Health & Safety on site at the New Children’s Hospital Project in Dublin.

The photograph above shows the contiguous piled wall exposed at the National Children's Hospital project in Dublin for BAM Ireland. Our Cased CFA piling system was used to install the piles through the stiff clays and limestone.

Behavouiral Training Day at Manhattan Gate Project, Middlesbrough

The above photograph was taken at our Behavioural Training Safety Day which DAWSON-WAM hosted at the Riverside Stadium in Middlesbrough. The event used Dramanon who provided an engaging scenario, based around piling platform safety,  demonstrating how behavioural change is vital in ensuring safety on a construction site.  We would like to thing our client Balfour Beatty and the rest of the team on the Manhattan Gate project for making the event such a great success!

The photograph above shows of our piling for a new road bridge project in Middlesbrough showing a Delmag RH28 travelling onto a Jackup Barge. 1200mm diameter rotary piles are being installed through the dock base to carry the new bridge foundations.

DAWSON-WAM are recruiting Piling Contracts Manager and Piling Site Engineers 

Due to ongoing expansion, superb opportunities have arisen for experienced Piling Site Engineers and a Piling Contracts Manager to join the company. The roles are based in our Bedfordshire Office with piling sites throughout the UK. To find out more and how to apply CLICK HERE


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