Royal Brompton Hospital

  • Client; Kier
  • Value; £4m
  • Groundworks and concrete frame works for a new 3,417m² imaging centre at Royal Brompton Hospital in London
  • 9m deep basement constructed using sheet piled walls which were propped at 3 levels using a mixture of hydraulic and fixed steel props
  • Temporary loading gantry constructed on plunge columns to support our telescopic clamshell excavator
  • Tower crane erected on plunge columns before the reduced level dig commenced which enabled the props to be installed
  • Grade 3 watertight basement provided using a combination of waterproof concrete and a cavity drain system

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