Groundforce is part of the Vp plc group of companies with over
60 years experience in the supply of specialist construction
equipment to the civil engineering, general construction, house
building, rail and utility market sectors. The company offers a
wide range of products to these markets including traditional
trench shoring, specialist excavation temporary works, piling
equipment, pipe testing products, temporary bridging, pump hire
and trenchless technology.
Groundforce has been a supplier of equipment to some of the
leading construction projects in the UK. These include the
Channel Tunnel Rail Link, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Wembley
Stadium and the Water Authorities 5 year asset management
Large scale projects have seen the newly formed Groundforce
Major Projects section create bespoke propping solutions for
large contractors, highlighting Groundforce's strength and
Groundforce also has a new, dedicated Design Hub website, which
is part of the existing technical library at www.gftech.co.uk.
The BIM Resource Centre is designed so that engineers can
download CAD files for our products, view tutorials, and find
various links to useful software and supporting documents.
Groundforce offers its customers a purpose built training
facility to help improve health and safety standards, and raise
awareness on the dangers of excavation construction. Located in
Worksop, it provides delegates with the opportunity to gain
hands-on experience of installing ground support systems in a
With a team of highly trained & qualified engineers, technical
representatives and regional hire staff, our ultimate aim is to
ensure that customers receive the best quality and service.
Accredited with ISO9001, ISO14001 and OHSAS 18001(Health &
Safety Management), we have an enviable reputation for quality
and service, whilst ensuring we meet our environmental
The business operates out of 16 strategically located depots
throughout the UK, Ireland and Germany.