Common areas of use are bracing of various types of support construction such as sheet piling and hexagonal pile walls, soil nailing, anchoring of foundations on soil or rock and rock support.

In a series of projects, NGI has developed a unique expertise and experience in the engineering design of soil and rock anchors. This expertise is actively used in projects for achieving optimum and reliable technical solutions for our customers. NGI contributes to the further development of the industry by cooperation with universities, clients and contractors.

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Example of failure due to insufficient anchoring

We contribute to the further development of the discipline through collaboration with universities, developers and contractors, and the expertise include:

• Interaction between surrounding soil and anchoring
• Temporary and permanent anchors
• Passive and active anchoring
• Choice of material and material behavior.