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Route to successful underpinning

ASUCplus, 2000
Route to successful underpinning

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Civil & Structural Supplement


It is the Association of Specialist Underpinning Contractor's objective to introduce quality standards, standards in health and safety and codes of conduct for the industry. This article is intended as a practical guide for supervising officers and for contractors alike.


Publisher History

Formerly known as the Association of Specialist Underpinning Contractors (ASUC). This independent trade association promotes professional and technical competence within the subsidence industry. Also includes specialist domestic services for underpinning and subsidence repair techniques, engineered foundation solutions and retrofit basement construction



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