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Hammer makes light of Ayr sewer piles

FOUR KILOMETRES of sheet piling is being driven as part of a major sewer system project in south west Scotland. Glasgow contractor George Leslie is currently installing the piles for 12 cofferdams forming a new interceptor/tank sewer system in Ayr to link existing sewer outfalls. The firm is using a BSP HH1 5DA hydraulic hammer to drive the sheet piles for the 50 week, £0.7M contract for the West of Scotland Water Authority.

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