CAN Geotechnical Limited

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CAN Geotechnical Limited

01246 261111

CAN Geotechnical has been operating as a specialist geotechnical contractor for over 30 years, with a forecast turnover of £19.5m and around 200 directly employed staff.

We cover the whole of the UK and Republic of Ireland from our five offices located in Chesterfield, London, Bristol, Glasgow and now Dublin. We offer in-house design and build solutions using our own Chartered Engineers and operations staff.

We work on soil slopes, rock faces, retaining walls and bridges. With specialist knowledge of working at height, CAN is able to deliver a comprehensive range of geotechnical solutions across the widest variety of worksites:

- Design & Build solutions

- Soil nailing & facing systems

- Rock bolts & netting

- Anchors & tie bars

- Retaining walls

- Sprayed concrete & dentition

- Drainage

- Drilling & grouting

- Mini piling up to 405mm

We are currently the UK’s largest installer of Geobrugg & Dywidag geotechnical products. CAN has a large fleet of tracked drill rigs ranging from 5T to 30T, supplemented by a wide range of bespoke plant and equipment that is designed in-house and fully CE marked.

This allows us to arrive on site with the correct plant for the job, tested and ready to go:

- 20 tracked drill rigs

- 20 A-frame & sled drill rigs

- DTH, drifter, auger and cased drilling systems

- Large high pressure compressors

- Telehandlers

- Tracked dumpers

- Power Packs

- Grout plants

We operate across many differing sectors of the construction industry, including rail, highways, utilities

and developers. Clients range from private landowners to local authorities and from regional contractors through to national principal contractors.

CAN Geotechnical’s broad service offering is underpinned by the following accreditations:

- ISO 9001, 14001 & OHSAS 18001

- Achilles RISQS for the rail industry

- Achilles UVDB for the utilities industry


- Safe Contractor


- Builders Profile

- Investors in People


- Sprayed Concrete Association

- IRATA Member Company

- British Drilling Association

At CAN we pride ourselves on working with clients in a collaborative way, offering designs, solutions and safe ways of working that are to the benefit of all, be that in time saved, financial value or environmental protection.

From the outset CAN aims to Engineer Certainty.

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Getting in contact with CAN Geotechnical Limited

Smeckley Wood Close
Chesterfield Trading Estate
S41 9PZ

Tel: 01246 261111

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