At SECO, Pile driving sits at the cornerstone of all that we do. For the past 60 years, we have developed and delivered innovative piling solutions for the public and private sectors throughout East Africa, providing the solid foundation needed for all kinds of structures. Our continued success is based on our team’s ability to take on versatile and challenging projects with assurance, and our steadfast commitment to maintaining state-of-the-art technology and equipment. Backed by our extensive knowledge and expertise, we are capable of meeting all of your piling needs.

Our piling projects range from the most basic foundation structures, to multi-million dollar commercial projects utilizing thousands of piles. We have vast experience driving all types of piles. We can manage any pile driving endeavor from inception to completion. Let SECO be your pile driving contractor in East Africa.

Core Products & Services, include:

Bored Cast In Situ Piles

Bored Piles are non-displacement piles capable of carrying large vertical loads and are particularly efficient and effective when boring into cohesive soils. Used in foundations of industrial complexes, bridges and flyovers.

Sheet Piling

Retaining system comprising of overlapping sections of uniform steel sheeting. Used for the construction of retaining walls, temporary shoring, cofferdams, docks, jetties, bridge abutments, flood & ocean protection, cut-off walls & more.

Driven Piles

Driven Piles are of various shape make and sizes, these consist precast concrete, round steel casings, tubular steel casings, steel H sections, composite piles and timber piles. Used in a variety of soil conditions.

Ductile Iron Piles

Ductile Iron Piles are often used as an alternative to drilled micropiles, driven H-piles or steel pipe piles, helical piles and augercast piles to save foundation costs and accelerate project schedules.

Soldier Piles and Lagging

Soldier piles and lagging retains soil, using vertical steel piles with horizontal lagging. Whether an open or low headroom site, SECO has the equipment and experience to design and construct the optimal solution. Supports excavations.

Sand Compaction Piles

Sand compaction piles are one of the potential methods for improving ground stability, preventing liquefaction, reducing settlement and similar applications. This method involves driving a hollow steel pipe into the ground.

Mini Piling

Mini Piling is a low vibration restricted access system. Ideally suited for small extensions or refurbishment work.

King Piles

Contiguous/Secant Pile Wall pile techniques are very similar in concept with bored piles however can be completed by bored pile method or continuous flight auger method.

Micro Piles

They can be installed in soil, rock, cobbles and boulders, through man-made obstructions or in areas with high water tables to depths in excess of 60 metres (200 ft.)

Our Values

Our success will always be determined by the quality and commitment of our best asset, our highly skilled and committed employees, all driven by our values: Respect, Pride, Truth & Family

Our Strategy

In light of our market outlook, our strategic course for the coming period is based on three pillars: Focus, Optimize and Expand

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