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Groundforce Shorco is the market leading supplier of shoring equipment and trench supports, providing proprietary and bespoke shoring solutions.
Groundforce Shorco operates a national sales force network from 18 strategically located depots as one of the UK’s leading construction industry supplier of Trenching and Shoring equipment systems. Our range includes; Site Safety, Trench Boxes, Trench Sheets and Piles, Light and Heavy Duty Hydraulic Bracing, Lifting Equipment, Ancillary Products, Strutting Systems and Grave Support Systems. Find out more about the types of shoring systems we offer.
Manhole Boxes integral end return panels provide additional support making them ideal for installing pre-cast manhole rings trench runs, without the need to alter the trench width.
This easy to use programme provides customers with a simple step-by-step process in obtaining standard solutions for their excavation requirements, with access available 24/7 on mobile devices and desktops directly from the Groundforce website.
The Groundforce Design Hub gives you access to AutoCad and REVIT files of our product ranges. Our REVIT Families are Level 2 BIM compliant and have been created using the Uniclass2 naming conventions
With My Hires you can self-service your account any time you need to, bringing simplicity to the hiring process. Using the new tool, you can: view orders, track deliveries, extend hires and off hire equipment.
Search for your local depot by entering your location below or by searching on the map.
Gain access to regularly updated user guides, design notes, technical literature, videos, AutoCAD blocks and much more. Signing up is free and simple by clicking 'Register for Free' below. Signing up also gives you access to our email communications, Design Hub, and the BIM Resource Centre for Engineers.
Equipment User Guide for various Trench Boxes (Mini, Standard, Magnum and Premier).
We aim to make our design service as
comprehensive, clear and informative as
possible, providing detailed temporary works
designs with safety and cost effectiveness
being our main criteria. From generic or scheme specific designs through to Eurocode
compliant major projects.
For over 40 years, Groundforce Shorco has been one of the UK’s leading construction industry suppliers, and this is backed by a customer centred service guarantee. Our open book policy on lost and damaged equipment has built a relationship of trust resulting in a loyal and expanding customer base.
We offer national deliveries no matter where your project is located. Our resources and expertise ensure the necessary equipment gets to you in a timely and efficient matter, providing the best possible service to our customers.
Groundforce Shorco has the widest range of shoring equipment available throughout the UK and Ireland. Our range includes; Site Safety, Trench Boxes, Trench Sheets and Piles, light and heavy duty hydraulic bracing and strutting systems and other related products.
YourSolution, Groundforce Shorco’s interactive design tool, upgrades to 1.4.
Groundforce Shorco and sister division Piletec have come together to provide a turnkey ground support package on a mains water diversion project in the Midlands.
Groundforce have been shortlisted as finalists in the category of ‘Specialist Geotechnical Supplier of the Year’ in the Ground Engineering Awards 2023.
Contractors in Norway are using modular hydraulic props from Groundforce to support a major rail tunnel redevelopment in the capital, Oslo.
Groundforce are pleased to announce that their major shoring products are now endorsed with both the CE and UKCA Mark.
Specialist shoring supplier Groundforce Shorco has developed a carbon calculator for temporary works and is making it available not just for customers but the shoring industry as a whole.
New 4.5m Manhole Box that is a sought-after shoring solution when installing precast concrete rings up to 3m in diameter has been added to leading UK construction solutions supplier, Groundforce Shorco’s fleet.
Groundforce Shorco is providing essential structural support for a water treatment project deep in the New Forest.
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