M42 Junction 3

Project Details

Client: Highways England
Principal Contractor: Carnell
Value of contract: TBC

Description of Works:

The design, supply and installation of steel sheet piles to form a permanent retaining wall at the toe of the existing westbound off-slip embankment as part of the junction improvement works.


The piles installed were 6.5m long GU23N. The piles were installed using a Movax side-grip vibratory hammer based on 35-tonne 360o tracked excavator. The piles were pre-augered prior to installation using an excavator mounted auger drive and auger flights.

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