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200 rail stations and counting

200 rail stations and counting

September 6, 2021

Van Elle has been working on railway infrastructure projects since 1996. Our first project was supporting an extension to a building at Derby Station, but […]

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Van Elle appoints new rail manager to foster client relations in Scotland

Van Elle appoints new rail manager to foster client relations in Scotland

June 2, 2021

Van Elle’s newly appointed Regional Manager for Rail is looking to foster greater client relationships as he becomes the ‘face of rail’ in Scotland. David […]

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Van Elle opens discussion on safety improvement at head office event

Van Elle opens discussion on safety improvement at head office event

April 23, 2021

Van Elle’s Rail division has led the company’s first Safety Stand Down Day of the year collaboratively with Siemens. Safety is one of Van Elle’s […]

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Van Elle supports HS2 with critical foundation support

Van Elle supports HS2 with critical foundation support

February 22, 2021

Van Elle has provided crucial support to a Warwickshire rail project connected to the new HS2 railway line. The project, in Curdworth, Warwickshire, saw Van […]

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Van Elle appoints new Rail Director

Van Elle appoints new Rail Director

January 6, 2021

Van Elle, the UK’s leading geotechnical and ground engineering contractor, has appointed David Buckley to lead its specialist rail division. David, who has a geotechnical […]

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Innovative research partnership aims to improve ground engineering for the rail sector

Innovative research partnership aims to improve ground engineering for the rail sector

A partnership between a University and a leading UK ground engineering contractor is paving the way for major innovation for geotechnical engineering in the rail […]

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Teamwork enables electrifying rail project

Teamwork enables electrifying rail project

November 30, 2020

Two of Van Elle’s key divisional teams have worked together to enable the electrification and re-signalling of the Midland Mainline, supporting major upgrades to the […]

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Van Elle Delivers Infrastructure Repairs at Laverstock Emergency Project

Van Elle Delivers Infrastructure Repairs at Laverstock Emergency Project

June 12, 2020

Working on behalf of Osborne in Laverstock near Salisbury, the rail team provided embankment stabilisation repairs due to damage caused by the poor weather experienced […]

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Reduced maintenance costs are a realistic proposition with Van Elle’s track bed stabilisation solution

Reduced maintenance costs are a realistic proposition with Van Elle’s track bed stabilisation solution

June 1, 2020

Van Elle are investing in pioneering piling solutions for reducing the impact of track degradation on the UK’s rail networks. Leading industry magazine, New Civil […]

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