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Can Spirafix Ground Anchors Solve my Problem?

Wednesday 26th August 2020

We have solutions to so many applications! Spirafix Ground Anchors have a multitude of uses, with more being added to our application list each day. If your situation is not on our website, just get in touch, and we can create a custom solution to meet your needs. A snapshot of only a few of our recent projects shows just how varied our day to day installation of Spirafix Ground Anchors is. Blue Edge Lighting - Heathrow (temporary solution) This project involved developing a temporary runway and taxiway lighting solution at Heathrow Airport. The installation had to be safe, secure and certified as compliant with CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) requirements. Our project brief specified the installation and removal of the solution was…

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Helping Secure the Culture Industry to the Ground

Thursday 30th July 2020

From your local music venue to the nation's leading performance spaces, our whole arts and cultural landscape needs to change. They need to find a way to manage a 'new normal' as the result of social distancing measures. This pandemic is with us for the foreseeable future, and it is time to get out there and enjoy our arts and culture in whatever way we can. Why is it important for the Arts and Culture industry to resume? The arts enable us to connect with ourselves, each other and the rest of the world. As well as providing entertainment and escapism, they play a vital role in the heart of communities across our nation. There are also significant economic benefits to a…

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We are Open for Business and are Here to Help You do the same!

Wednesday 3rd June 2020

As we see the country slowly getting back to some level of normal, at Spirafix we are happy to say we are "open for business" and ready to help you get back to normal too! With restrictions being lifted on many outdoor shopping and recreation activities, our versatile (permanent or temporary) ground anchoring system can help you erect outdoor facilities quickly, to expand your business and increase much-needed income at this exceptional time. For example, creating more space at your farmers' market, additional canopies at your car dealership or shaded areas for golfers and tennis players to check-in for their game and wait for their turn on the greens or court - with the flexibility of Spirafix Ground Anchors there…

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The Importance of Using Spiral Ground Anchors With Play Equipment

Friday 22nd May 2020

With children spending all their time at home now, (and possibly throughout the summer) many families are installing play structures in their gardens. Not only does it help pass the time for kids, but outdoor play has many other benefits too! Children can burn off energy quicker and easier in an outdoor environmentChildren who spend a lot of time outdoors potentially have less risk of diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, osteoporosis and issues with the immune system.Outdoor play reduces time in front of screens and on mobile devicesOutdoor play often uses games which utilise imagination and creativity Outdoor play equipment is great! Kids and adults love the benefits, but you need to make sure the play structure is installed safely and…

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The benefits of installing a Solar Carport

Thursday 19th March 2020

What is a Solar Carport? Solar carports are ground-mounted solar panels that are installed above parking areas and they are one of the fastest-growing trends within the solar industry! Any car park can be used, so they can be installed in business parks, grocery stores, airports, park & ride lots, anywhere! Benefits of Solar Carports Minimise Energy Expenses Which leads to significant savings! The electricity generated can be used by the business providing the land, and then the excess can be stored or sold back to the National Grid. Electricity is susceptible to rate increases, and a solar carport can help hedge against rising utility costs by lowering energy bills and making them more predictable. Carbon Footprint Reduction By installing a solar carport…

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Spirafix Piling Machine

Monday 11th November 2019

Spirafix has recently invested in a brand new bespoke piling rig, with a view to expanding our business range for our larger anchors (See images). We have as a company taken this bold decision to enable the installation of larger anchors, which we believe will bring more accuracy, efficiencies and of course most importantly for our customers much better cost effectiveness. We believe this will be apparent for you on any of your large projects. Since its purchase the piling rig has been deployed in the UK on 4 sites, all of which, have been a great success with the capability of installing 200 anchors per day. If you think this could be of interest for any forthcoming projects…

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Spirafix Ground Anchors - Secures Distributor in France

Wednesday 17th July 2019

We are pleased to announce further enhancement to our growing list of Distributors with CATS Engineering who have joined us this Month. CATS Engineering have Expertise and Technical Services for Entertainment, Live Performance and Creation. Although they have expertise in this sector, they are able to facilitate the use of our product across other industry sectors and will of course have the support of the full Spirafix Team. Click on link for their Details Distributors and CATS Engineering

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Spirafix Ground Anchors - Secures Distributor in North America

Friday 12th April 2019

We are pleased to announce our new Distributor in Alabama USA, Richard & Tamara Green of Milspec Anchors who has come on board this month. We are very happy to be able to offer our anchors, which can be used in a wide range of ground anchoring applications within the USA. Click on link for their Details Distributors and Milspecanchors Milspec Anchors commented " we are excited to now offer Spirafix Anchors to our large customer base. Offering Re-useable easy to use installation and removal. Ideal for a host of applications from home owners, contractors and our Military! We are thrilled to become part of the Spirafix team!!"

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Spirafix Ground Anchors - Secure New Zealand Distributor

Friday 22nd February 2019

We are pleased to announce our latest Distributor in New Zealand, Paul Kelly of Allied Fastenings who has come on board this year. We are very happy to be able to offer our anchors, which can be used in a wide range of ground anchoring applications within New Zealand. Click on link for their Details Distributors

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How do I know what size anchor I need?

Monday 19th November 2018

We answer another frequently asked question for you - how do I know what size Spirafix anchor I need? We produce a number of load charts and these lay out, in a simple format, how to self specify anchor sizes based on your project requirements. The load charts have been devised using proven formulas and years of data analysis which result in an excellent and easy to understand guide for the selection of these helical, impact driven ground anchors. If you are a domestic user then we have tried to help as much as possible by suggesting items for you on our website 'Uses' tab. If you are a commercial or industrial user and need a second opinion please give us a…

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Can Spirafix Ground Anchors Solve my Problem?

We have solutions to so many applications! Spirafix Ground Anchors…

Helping Secure the Culture Industry to the Ground

From your local music venue to the nation’s leading performance…

We are Open for Business and are Here…

As we see the country slowly getting back to some…