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Load and Temperature Effects for Hydraulic Struts Supporting Deep Excavations - Part 2

Load and Temperature Effects for Hydraulic Struts Supporting Deep Excavations - Part 2 - 31/05/12

Last month we looked at the basic theory behind calculating thermally induced load effects in steel props. This month we’re going to attempt to bring this more into Groundforce’s arena by applying these theories to one of our modular hydraulically operated props.

Load and Temperature effects for Hydraulic Struts Supporting Deep Excavations - Part 1

Load and Temperature effects for Hydraulic Struts Supporting Deep Excavations - Part 1 - 04/05/12

Continuing last month’s technical theme, this month’s blog discusses another old chestnut; the effect of ambient temperature change (thermal effects) on hydraulic struts. 

Hydraulic Struts - Advanced Principles

Hydraulic Struts - Advanced Principles - 25/09/11

For those of you who have been on tenterhooks since the basic principles of hydraulic struts entry back in March, your wait is finally over as in this edition I intend to take it one step further and delve into more advanced workings of hydraulic struts.

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Groundforce Supplies Propping System to €80 Million Mur-Powerplant Project in Austria

Groundforce Supplies Propping System to €80 Million Mur-Powerplant Project in Austria - 17/05/18

Groundforce Germany has supplied a total of 100 MP150 hydraulic props for the construction of a...

Groundforce Support Boosts Pilot Apprenticeship Scheme

Groundforce Support Boosts Pilot Apprenticeship Scheme - 17/05/18

The training division of Groundforce is helping Solent CEGA with men and materials. Groundforce...