About Us

The UK’s largest ground engineering contractor

Over the past 35 years, Van Elle has grown to become the UK’s largest independent ground engineering contractor, successfully completing more than 20,000 projects in this period and building a reputation for delivering high-quality foundation and ground engineering solutions.

With expert support from Strata Geotechnics ground investigation, ScrewFast, the UK’s leading helical piling and steel modular foundations provider, and its dedicated Training & Assessment Centre, Van Elle offers unrivalled capabilities and support to the construction industry.

Innovative, expert, safe.

Van Elle has a track record of developing innovative equipment, services and products to improve the accuracy, quality and sustainability of projects across a wide number of sectors, from housing to rail, benefitting customers, stakeholders and communities.

Our unrivalled range of techniques and design services enables our expert engineering team to develop technically excellent and cost-effective solutions for every project, regardless of size, location, environment and requirements.

Van Elle’s number one priority is maintaining a safe working environment that protects the health, safety and wellbeing of staff, fellow project team members and communities, by continually improving and enforcing safe practices, processes and environments.