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Monthly Archives: March 2017

Vibro Menard Finalists at Ground Engineering Awards

Vibro Menard, one of the UK’s leading Ground Improvement specialists has been short-listed at the prestigious 2017 Ground Engineering Awards.

It is the first time the company has been short-listed in the Contractor of the Year category and recognises Vibro Menard’s dedication to delivering innovation, quality and value over the last twelve months.

The awards, well respected across the construction industry, are the highlight of the Ground Engineering calendar and are a fantastic showcase of the engineering excellence the sector has to offer.

Ground Engineering editor Claire Smith commented: “The entries to the GE Awards never cease to amaze me in terms of the innovation and challenges successfully overcome by the UK’s geotechnical sector – and this year is no exception.”

Vibro Menard’s general manger, Marc Evans added: “We’re delighted to have been shortlisted for these industry leading awards.  The recognition reflects the dedication and commitment our employees have given to improving the business and delivering an outstanding service to our customers.”

The winners will be announced at a ceremony being held on 5 July 2017, at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel in London.

Building for Tomorrow 2017

Vibro Menard will be attending a series of events across the UK, hosted the NHBC. The Building for Tomorrow series will focus on the ‘route to quality’ and will target how house-builders can identify and improve certain areas to achieve fantastic results, first time, every time.

Vibro Menard offers a range of ground improvement solutions to the residential sector including; stone columns, controlled modulus columns (CMC’s), dynamic compaction, vibro compaction, and band drains. If you are attending any of the events below please drop by the stand to discuss how we can help your business.

  • 7 March – Cumbernauld, Scotland
  • 9 March – Haydock, Merseyside (sold out)
  • 16 March – Esher, Surrey
  • 28 March, Birmingham
  • 30 March, York (sold out)

This popular series of events are ticket only, therefore if you haven’t already secured your place then please email buildingfortomorrow@nhbc.co.uk or visit www.nhbc.co.uk/bft for further information.

Vibro Menard Launch Scottish Office

Vibro Menard has continued its growth strategy, and commitment to the Scottish market, by opening a new office in Coatbridge, on the outskirts of Glasgow.

Headed up by bid manager, Denis Mason, the Coatbridge office will see Vibro Menard operate across a range of sectors from residential to retail, education to health, and warehousing to transport.  The team offer a wide range of solutions including; stone columns, controlled modulus columns (CMC’s), dynamic compaction, vibro compaction, and band drains.

The business operates its own dedicated fleet of 11 specialist rigs, and when required, can draw on the resource of the wider Menard group, ensuring clients have the right plant and equipment to meet the demands of their project.

Vibro Menard’s general manager Marc Evans commented: “We have a rich history of working with companies in Scotland and see this an area where we can add real value to projects requiring a ground improvement solution.   The opening of the new office shows our commitment to this region, providing our clients with a face-to-face service and enabling our employees to have a greater understanding of their requirements.”

For more information, or if you would like presentation on Vibro Menard’s techniques, please contact denis.mason@vibromenard.co.uk or call 01698 863418 or 07970 110915.