Balfour Beatty Ground Engineering (BBGE) has announced that it has acquired mini piling specialist Branlow for an undisclosed fee.
According to BBGE, the addition of Branlow enhances its geotechnical services by providing a comprehensive mini and micro piling capability in the
Branlow, which employs more than 60 staff at regional offices in
BBGE has acquired the company with a zero net debt and the aim of the management team is to grow the company significantly while maintaining Branlow’s historical success.
Recent successes include micro piling contracts in Notting Hill,
Paul Woodfield, managing director at Branlow, said: ‘As part of construction giant Balfour Beatty, BBGE provides us with the ‘financial muscle’ to accelerate our research and development projects, increase investment in cutting-edge, innovative techniques and expand geographically.’