Mine Shaft Capping and Remediation

Because of our mining and engineering background, Aquasource (SW) Ltd. have a wealth of expertise and experience in dealing with Cornwall’s mining legacy.

Services include:

  • Shaft capping / plugging of abandoned mine workings
  • Site investigation ground search assessments
  • Grouting and infilling of mine workings
  • Mini piling, underpinning and repairs to mining affected buildings and other structures
  • Geogrid ground reinforcement installation of  overmining affected areas
  • Design, manufacturing and installation of  of grills, fences and security barriers

We will work with local engineers and architects to ensure the most cost effective solution for your mining problem.

We have extensive experience of working within or adjacent to World Heritage Sites and/or areas of great ecological or archaeological significance.

If required, we will liaise with all relevant statutory bodies to agree an acceptable method and scheme of work before and during works on site.