News / 18 October 2022 by TDI
Credit : Gallagher - Humber Crossing

In growing and developing the TDI community, it is imperative that we acknowledge our members and the expertise they bring to the table. This month we are focusing the spotlight on Stuart Wells Limited, the United Kingdom’s leading specialists in dewatering, groundwater and ground remediation systems using well pointing systems and deep wells, together with the supply of consumables and pumps for the drilling industry. They are committed to offering cost-effective solutions for groundwater projects in the UK and overseas.

Who is Stuart Wells Limited?

Stuart Wells Limited has 40 years’ experience as a UK subcontractor specialising in groundwater control and borehole testing services including pumping and packer testing. They have undertaken dewatering requirements on several major UK infrastructure projects including Hinkley Point C, Sizewell, Crossrail, HS2 and Werrington Grade Separation.

The in-house design team at Stuart Wells are experienced and skilled at designing groundwater control systems using analytical and modelling methods. They also assist and undertake impact assessments and processes to comply with UK environmental regulatory requirements for groundwater abstraction and discharge permits and licenses.

The borehole testing services undertaken by Stuart Wells include Pumping Tests, Packer Tests, Geophysical and CCTV logging of wells and various in-situ permeability testing. Additionally, they are well-resourced with an extensive stock comprising new and used surface and borehole pumps, generators, electrical control gear as well as relevant pipework, flowmeters and settlement tanks.

Stuart Wells are able to service sites effectively throughout the UK as they operate from four depots across the UK, located in Attleborough, Immingham, St Helens, and Worcester. Staffed with a skilled, competent, and experienced workforce, each depot works to an extremely high health and safety and environmental standards ensuring works are undertaken safely, to budget and programme.

Stuart Wells Ltd within the Dewatering Industry.

As a Founding Member of the Dewatering Institute, Stuart Wells is a great asset to our dewatering community. Together with their product and service offerings, the team at Stuart Wells have a great willingness to share their experiences and expertise with the community. They share a great deal of information on their website and often contribute to the TDI Knowledge Centre with insightful case studies.

What do Stuart Wells Ltd. offer?

Stuart Wells principal areas of expertise is Construction Dewatering, Groundwater Monitoring, Groundwater Remediation, Pumping Tests, Borehole Testing Services and are suppliers of Geotechnical Materials.

Their Dewatering services include Construction Dewatering, Dewatering Design, Dewatering Methods, Wellpointing, Deep Wells, Ejectors, Pressure Relief Wells, Regulatory Position and Remediation Contracting.

Their Testing and Services include Pumping tests, Geophysical testing, Permeability testing, Packer testing, Borehole decommissioning, Water abstraction wells, Groundwater monitoring and sampling and Well condition surveys.

The Well Materials they supply include: Wellscreens, Magnum spill buster, Bentonite, Sure-Loc, Filter material, Protective covers, Pumps, Geothermal, Piezometer, Caps & bungs, Landfill products, Core liners and boxes, and Dipmeters.

Stuart Wells Notable Projects.

Stuart Wells boast a proven track record with an impressive portfolio of dewatering and groundwater remediation projects. Some major UK Infrastructure projects completed by Stuart Wells include HS2, Hinkley Point C, Crossrail, Lower Thames Crossing, Jubilee Line Extension, Sizewell C, Mersey Link Crossing, UCLH Proton Unit, Limehouse Link Tunnel, Hong Kong Airport, Forth Replacement Road Bridge.

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