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Groundforce Shorco are pleased to announce the launch of YourSolution+ an industry-first temporary works design tool providing bespoke box design 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.
Our bespoke box design tool is now live, create bespoke trench and manhole box designs, tailored to site specific soil profiles and surcharges.
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 the link 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).
Groundforce Shorco 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.
Our team 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.
Groundforce Shorco are pleased to announce the launch of YourSolution+, an industry-first temporary works design tool. Offering engineers, temporary works coordinators and anyone confident to give a soil profile, unprecedented access to create their own trench and manhole box designs.
Piletec supplied the Diesko ICE 8SG Side Grip Hammer to extract 9m U steel sheet piles which had been installed using a five-tonne crane-suspended vibrator during construction of a new motorway bridge.
Edgewater Contracts & Specialist Joinery appointed Groundforce Shorco to supply a propping solution for the excavation element of a new mixed-use scheme in Edinburgh, to include a new boutique hotel an extension to the formerly named Jurys Inn.
Vp plc’s strategy to reduce emissions gets the SBTi seal of approval. Specialist equipment rental group Vp plc has had its efforts and its strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions through science-based targets validated by the Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi).
Oliver Smith is promoted to Engineering Director at Groundforce Shorco. Shoring specialists Groundforce Shorco have promoted their Head of UK Engineering Design, Oliver Smith, to Engineering Director.
Groundforce Shorco is celebrating after being shortlisted at the Construction Marketing Awards (CMAs) 2023 in the “Best use of website” category for its groundbreaking YourSolution online temporary works design tool.
Groundforce Shorco is supplying a range of large-capacity modular hydraulic shoring equipment to contractors building a new footbridge and cycleway over the River Clyde in Glasgow.
Back-to-back wins for Groundforce Training at prestigious industry awards.
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