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The National Tree Week 2021

The National Tree Week 2021

  The National Tree Week is all about celebrating our trees and planting as many as we can. Platipus developed the first tree anchoring system which has become a critical factor in safely planting any semi to mature trees, whilst maximising their natural...

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Highway project on the A9 in Nîmes

Highway project on the A9 in Nîmes

Highway project on the A9 in Nîmes, France. Platipus S4 Ground Anchors, supplied by EURO-TEC, were installed to provide erosion control for this slope. Full case study coming soon. [dsm_image_carousel _builder_version="4.14.1"...

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Great attendance at FutureScape Event 2021

Great attendance at FutureScape Event 2021

We had a great day at the FutureScape Event yesterday meeting some lovely people. If you are attending today be sure to visit Mandy Balcombe and Ricky De Abreu on Stand C93 where they will be very pleased to answer any tree anchoring, irrigation and living wall...

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Concept to Completion webinar in with OGI

Concept to Completion webinar in with OGI

Join us for our ‘Concept to Completion’ webinar in conjunction with OGI Groundwater Specialists Ltd. Eur Ing Dr Stephen Thomas MBA FICE CEng will present his innovative design comprising of groundwater management, slope reinforcement & erosion control from the...

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Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day

  Today we remember the brave who gave their lives so we could live ours. Thank you.

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Fantastic attendance at yesterdays webinar!

Fantastic attendance at yesterdays webinar!

Fantastic attendance at yesterdays webinar with Kate Gould, we thoroughly enjoyed listening to her talk us through the design of this amazing garden & how she overcame some of the challenges presented by the site. Thank you to everyone that attended we hope you...

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We will be presenting at GEOTEX Leeds tomorrow

We will be presenting at GEOTEX Leeds tomorrow

We will be presenting at GEOTEX Leeds tomorrow. It is an excellent chance to hear from experts in the ground & environmental engineering industries, plus the opportunity to have a chat with the team of specialists during the coffee & lunch breaks.

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Sheet piling solution – Hybrid Design

Sheet piling solution – Hybrid Design

This 3.5m high road embankment affected by scouring and flooding resulted in some shallow sliding of the bank face inducing cracks in the adjacent footway and bus lay-by. Furthermore, a potential deep seated failure could...

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Fitted Anchors and concealed fittings at the Premiere League

Fitted Anchors and concealed fittings at the Premiere League

With the The Premier League returning this weekend after the International break, we look back at a project that we completed providing anchor points for a pitch cover at Wolves F.C. The anchors were installed & proof tested to an engineered design, all fittings...

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Upcoming events in November and December

Upcoming events in November and December

It has been great to be back at GEOTEX in Bristol today, for the first time since early 2020. Some very interesting presentations from expert speakers within the Ground & Environmental Engineering industry. Update your knowledge at one of the next events in Leeds...

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Supporting World Mental Health Day

Supporting World Mental Health Day

Supporting World Mental Health Day today. There are many ways to improve your mental health, one of which is the impact that nature has on your mental and physical wellbeing. Here at Platipus we have the pleasure of working within the landscaping industry; improving...

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The stunning Rockwood Estate is up for sale at £19.7 million

The stunning Rockwood Estate is up for sale at £19.7 million

As always Platipus Anchors add value! The stunning Rockwood Estate is up for sale at £19.7 million. As part of the redevelopment our Earth Anchors were used to enable the construction of an extension to the rear of the property. You can read a little bit more about...

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Learn more about all of our solar solutions

Learn more about all of our solar solutions

In situations where traditional foundation solutions have failed or are failing, due to incorrect installation or unsuitable ground conditions, a selection of bespoke wire stay solutions are available to help stabilize the array and provide additional restraint...

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Floating solar arrays

Floating solar arrays

Floating solar arrays are a direct response to the lack of space. They preserve valuable land & represent a serious alternative to ground mounted PV systems. As directional change of solar panels can reduce electricity production, it is critical that a floating...

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The wonderful Garden Designer Hannah Phillips

The wonderful Garden Designer Hannah Phillips

We have had a great week so far at RHS Chelsea Flower Show with lots of fun and laughter. We have met some fabulous people along the way including the wonderful Garden Designer Hannah Phillips, who's amazing G-WALL design was one of the top entries in last year’s...

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Off-grid & standalone Photovoltaic Systems

Off-grid & standalone Photovoltaic Systems

Platipus ground anchors are perfectly suited for most off-grid & standalone systems. The anchors can be easily installed by hand with simple tools & unskilled labour, removing the need for specialised equipment. As the anchor system & installation...

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