News and Media
Mini Piling Operatives required
27th February 2018
Due to continued growth of our UK Mini Piling Division, Franki Foundations UK is looking for a number of Mini Piling Operatives to strengthen the team.
If you believe you have the skills and the drive to be part of the Franki team, please send your cv to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Franki Foundations acquires Martello Group UK
31st July 2017
Today, Franki Foundations (subsidiary of BESIX Group) completed the acquisition of the UK based Martello Group, including its subsidiaries Martello Holdings, Martello Piling & Highmead Developments.
13th July 2017
Introducing Franki’s new rig – Soilmec SR45
This rig will drill to 24m in CFA up to 1.2m in diameter.
With a larger foot configuration we are able to reduce the cost for clients with regards to platform thickness.
Rotary mode: 1.3mtr along the mast 2m below the mast.
Soil displacement and achieve depths of 19.7m @ 350*.
8th June 2017
NEW ADDITION TO THE FRANKI FLEET! Our powerful new Warrior rig can drill up to 350mm diameter to 20m and will go through a standard household door. The power pack can be placed up to 40m away from front drilling unit.
Our Southampton office have now moved into their new premises in Fareham.
5th April 2017
Franki are happy to have taken delivery of their new BG20 rig
House and Commercial foundations Division launched
Exciting news Franki foundations have launched a House and Commercial foundations Division in the U.K.
Franki Foundations is now a full member of the Federation of Piling Specialists
22nd July 2016
To all our customers and potential clients, we are pleased to announce that as of yesterday Franki Foundations UK Ltd were welcomed as full members of the Federation of Piling Specialists. FPS members have long been recognised for the commitment to achieving the highest standards in Health & Safety, design, innovation and providing a professional service to their clients which is entirely in line with the values and objectives of both the Franki and BESIX group. We are proud to have achieved membership and will continue to endeavor to offer our clients a professional and proactive service. Please contact us for your Foundation and Piling requirements.
17th August 2015
Exciting news – we have taken delivery of our new Soilmec SR-30
ISO 9001 registration
18th April 2015
Franki Foundations UK became ISO 9001 registered