Pile Foundations

ELS Construction (Pvt) Ltd. is a pioneer in the construction industry of Sri Lanka. We carry out a variety of pile foundations namely, Bored/In-situ piling, Precast piling, Micro Piling, Sheet Piling, and Offshore piling. Pre-cast piling is our specialty, with an experience of over 25 years in the field, and carrying out hundreds of projects both islandwide and overseas. Moreover, with continual improvement in our practice, our work is of the best quality and reliability.

Although Precast piling is our specialty, we also excel in other piling methods. We have the capacity and capability to carry out numerous piling works in various scenarios. We carry out offshore piling operations with the same efficiency as regular piling operations. A majority of our offshore piling works are carried out through ELS International (Pvt) Ltd., which is equipped with the latest technology to handle any project with ease.

Precast Piling

R.C. square piles – We are one of the reputed company in Sri Lanka for pre-cast R.C. pile driving work. We have pre-cast piles in the sizes of 300mmX300m, 355mmx35mm and 400mmx400mm. Currently we own 3 diesel hammers, Hydraulic hammer and several numbers of rigs. Quality of our pile driven works in the field have lead us to achieve P1 piling contractor status- the highest grade in ICTAD grading. We are expert in pre-cast pile driving with different site conditions, especially in marshy lands and offshore. We have completed number of pre-cast R.C. piling projects including Fairway Galle, Defense Head Quarters Complex at Akuregoda, Galle Bus stand, Cargills food city Koswatta etc and number of Tower line projects.

Spun piles – Pre-stressed concrete circular spun piles are an internationally recognized and used all over the world in different types of projects. High strength pre-stressed spun piling is an economical foundation system with consistent. Circular concrete spun pile are manufactured in sizes ranging from 300mm-600mm diameters. We are the sole agent for Sri Lanka, Maldives and Seychelles for CEPCO spun piles manufactured in Malaysia. We also possess all the necessary machines, equipment and well trained staff for spun piling projects. We have experienced number of spun piling projects including Velana International Airport project Maldives, Amari Havodda Resort, AARAH RA ATOL, Miriando Maldives Resort etc.

Insitu/Bored Piling

We are capable of bored piling with various type of diameters ranging from 600mm to 1500mm. We have relevant machines and equipment for excavation. We have completed several bored piling projects including Iconic Galaxy Project at Rajagiriya and Dikkovita Flood Gate Structure.

Micro Piling

Micropiles are high-performance, high-capacity drilled deep foundation elements typically between 125–300 mm in diameter that can extend to depths of 60 m and achieve working loads of over 200 tons. Micropiles are comprised of high-strength steel casing, rebar and grout. We are specialized in micro piling and have completed several projects including Kaluthara Railway Bridge, cable support structure across Beira Lake at Galle road, wash plant at Wattala etc.

Sheet Piling

The interlocking sheet pile, work as an earth supporting wall for different construction purposes. We are expert in steel sheet pile driving with different site conditions. Sheet pile are driven with vibratory hammer or silent hammer correspond to the site condition, we have all equipment to construct the right solution for the project. There are number of completed and ongoing sheet pile driving projects including Dikkovita Bridge, canal at Wellawatta Bridge and Kelaniya flood protection scheme.