Civil Engineering

Part of the SES Group, SES Contracting has developed a leading reputation within Britain's civil engineering sector. Diverse clients rely on our civil engineering know-how, because SES Contracting is more innovative, better suited to challenging environments, and equal to even the toughest technical requirements. 

At SES Contracting, we think of our civil engineering services in a very precise way: they're the complete toolkit. The SES brand is fast becoming synonymous with AD plant installation. SES has successfully taken the principal contractor roll on AD plant installations and we are happy to lend our expertise and share in our successes going forward. At SES we make the difficult seem easy and the simple we just do so well. 

SES is proud to be associated with green energy and recycling solutions across the range as well as supporting the more traditional industries like the utilities and transport sectors. We excel at tasks including open-cut excavations, drilling, grouting, rock anchors and soil nailing, sprayed concreting, void stowing, fissure treatment works, borehole decommissioning and treatment works. SES Contracting is also the UK's premier provider of bespoke answers for civil engineering problems: if a solution doesn't exist, our professionals create one. 

In addition to our more specialised skills we can also provide basic services such as earthworks, groundworks and many types of drainage.

SES Contracting provides a service to the first-rank of Britain's civil engineers. We partner firms like Multiplex-Costain, British Gypsum, Barcol, GCA, not to mention many small, innovative civil engineering businesses. SES Contracting's civil engineering professionals have worked successfully on sites belonging to United Utilities, Network Rail, and Transport for London. Time and time again our engineers have shown we have the capability to work sensitively in conservation areas, safely and considerately around residential areas whilst always delivering on time and on budget. When you need excellence in civil engineering, SES Contracting delivers.

Case Studies

White City Bridge Replacement

SES is at the forefront of specialised Civil Engineering solutions. Our Civil Engineering team displayed...

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Helmdon AD Plant

We were delighted when our Civil Engineering experts were chosen by Material Change Limited to construct...

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Cold Hiendley Reservoir

SES were contracted to undertake several different jobs at Cold Hiendley Reservoir:- Make modifications...

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SES Contracting is qualified to handle every specialist service your civil engineering project needs. Now, and long into the future.

SES Contracting - Civil Engineering Specialisation:

  • Civil Engineering life-cycle capabilities including consultancy & advisory, survey & design, new-build, modifications, stabilisation, renovation & repair, removals & decommissioning
  • Civil Engineering competencies including site management, project management, workforce supply, provision of specialist equipment and operators, creation of innovative bespoke solutions
  • Open-Cut excavations
  • Drill and blast excavations
  • Specialist grouting and shotcreting works 
  • Rock anchors & soil nailing
  • Void stowing
  • Fissure treatment works
  • Borehole decommissioning and treatment works
  • Individual Engineers & Managers with 30 years+ experience of civil engineering operations
  • Member of HSE Engineering Liaison Committee; Safe Contractor-Approved; Site Supervisors trained in IOSH & SMSTS


Enquire about our Civil Engineering services > For further information about our Civil Engineering services, please contact us on 01302 756800
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Some of our clients
Tata London Underground Network Rail Siemens Amey Carillion