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Driven Cast in Situ (DCIS) piling and Augered Pile Works under Polymer Stabilisation

CFA Piles

Konkola Copper Mine

Client : Konkola Copper Mine
Main Contractor : Grinaker / Lta
Consulting Engineer : Srk
Works Carried Out: : Dcis Piles
Date Of Works : Sept 2005 To June 2006

Main Quantities

Konkola Copper Mine Deep Shaft

  • Located in Chililabombwe, Zambia
  • Scope of work entailed the installation of 130 no 750mm diameter rotary augured piles to an average depth of 25m.
  • Duration five months

Concentrator Project

  • Located in Chililabombwe, Zambia
  • Total number of 2,000 Driven Cast Insitu Piles up to a depth of 12m
  • Started in November 2006 completed May 2007

Smelter Project

  • Located in Chingola, Zambia
  • The scope of work entailed a total in excess of 5,000 Driven Cast Insitu Piles up to a depth of 15m.
  • Commenced April 2006 completed November 2007.

Major piling projects in Chililabombwe and Chingola involving over 7,000 piles

General Description of work
Dura Soletanche Bachy have completed several major piling projects in Chililabombwe and Chingola involving over 7,000 piles.
Grinaker/LTA appointed Dura Soletanche Bachy as specialist piling contractor at the Konkola Copper Mines No 4 deep shaft in Chililabombwe, Zambia.

Dura Soletanche Bachy is also supporting KCM in their drive to provide more local employment b y providing training to local labour.
Dura Soletanche Bachy is extremely proud of our involvement wit the installation of over 5,000 piles for the foundations at the smelter.

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