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Tunnelling - Geotechnical - Underground construction & Marine


Geotechnical &
Ground stabilisation:

Tube-a-manchette – design and manufacture of PVC and steel systems, base TAMs, steel risers pipes and inclinometer tubes


Packers –  single and double inflatable packers, manual packers, sacrificial grout bags and packers


Pumps – packer inflation pumps (manual and electric), Pumps for cement/grout injection


Hose reels – manual hose reels, electric hose reels, double stacked  hose reels wheel mounted and sledge type


Grout hoses – high-pressure twin and triple grout hoses, MDPE/Alcathene pipes and fittings, air and grout hoses


Grout gauges- full range of grout gauges /banjos and grouting assemblies.


Pipework – screwed and socketed steel and plastic pipes


Well casings, service hole linings, slotted and fabric wrapped drainage pipe


Drilling consumables – Stuffing box assemblies, reg box adaptors, drill casings


Malleable iron fittings, flanges, gate valves, ball valves (gas and water), non return valves


Our in house manufacturing and development unit demonstrates that we are currently the UK`s most significant manufacturer and supplier of TAM pipes, packers and other grouting products.

Having supplied to all the geotechnical companies on the city of London`s Jubilee Line Extension project, our products have been utlised at landmarks such as Big Ben, London Bridge, the Thames Embankment and major main line rail terminals as well

as the Kings Cross Station redevelopment

More recently we have been a major supplier on London`s Crossrail Project supplying all of the Tube-A-Manchette

pipes as well as associated packers,

hose reels etc.

Tunnelling and underground construction:

TBM Launch reception arrangements - inflatable RINGSEAL, double/single lip

launch/reception seals, rubber portal seals

Ventilation ducting - underground specification anti-static layflat, semi rigid, rigid steel, tunnel ventilation fans, acoustic panels, skip liners, locomotive covers, TBM protective weather covers

Pipework - galvanised lightweight shouldered pipe, grooved/shouldered steel Victaulic pipe, clamps & fittings, gate valves, butterfly valves

APS are official Alvenius distributors

APS are the exclusive distributors for Alvenius pipework systems in the United Kingdom.


APS are official Victaulic distributors




Shotcrete/Concrete - pipework, steel and flexible high pressure rubber, bends, clamps, shotcrete nozzles, adapters, mixer/turbo assemblies, cleaning balls

Hose assemblies - air. grout, slurry, concrete, bentonite, water, oil - rubber & PVC - complete range of associated fittings

Conveyor belt - underground specification conveyor belting, TBM rollers in steel & plastic, jointing kits, drum lagging

Agents for Fenner TBM conveyor belts

Firehose - flexible fire hose assemblies, fire nozzles, spray nozzles, full ring main T-piece assemblies, fire/smoke curtains for tunnels with wide angle spray nozzles, full ring main assemblies

Plastics - Polyurethane, MDPE, Polyethylene,Polypropylene

Grout guns - 3 start thread segment guns, tunnel segment non return valves, TBM RAM shoes

APS , have been major suppliers to the following projects-.


Greenwich river crossing

Jubilee line extension

Manchester Velodrome

Dublin Port Tunnel

Boone Dam USA

Kings Cross /St. Pancras upgrade

Thames barrier

WanChai project Hong kong

Cano Dam project

Bristol Reservoir

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Surface & Sub Surface
Vessel Support:

Hose Beads -

Our patented Hose Bead flotation product

Door Seals - standard profiles as well as custom manufactured

Rubber extrusions and profiles


Rubber fendering and fixing arrangements

Tunnel Segment Gaskets - TBM Seals

CTS tunnel segment gaskets full fill the requirements of the STUVA recommendations. Working pressure range:  4 - 12 bar | Offset range:  0 - 20 mm Range of restoring forces:  F max. 30 - 90 KN/m Recommended design for all applications from small sewer projects up to large traffic tunnels. Tailored solutions for all requirements are being offered and developed by CTS and UK partners APS Ltd


Separation Equipment -

APS are the UK agents for the full range of Schauenburg Separation equipment for TBM












Wimbleball Dam project

Madrid Metro

Paris Metro

Amsterdam Metro

Shieldhall Glasgow

Liverpool Dock 2 project

VSU upgrade


Thames Tideway



Associated Polymer Services have a number of seperate divisions providing a full range of products and services to a wide range of industries but focusing on Tunnelling, Geotechnical and underground construction all being covered by a quality system approved to BS9001:2015.

A modern forward thinking company with a number of key personnel who have experience and technical knowledge gained from years within specific areas of industry. In addition to our standard range of products, many specials for particular applications are constantly being developed and manufactured to meet customer requirements.

These strengths are further enhance by our close association with other leading manufacturers, suppliers synonymous with quality and performance.

Our express delivery service covers the whole of the UK and extends in to Europe, Middle East and the Americas.


Year Established
ISO 9001:2015
ISO 45001:2018
ISO 14001:2015
Members of the
British Tunnelling Society


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Head Office

Don Valley Court

Oakes Green


S9 3WR

United Kingdom

tunnelling -

geotechnical -

marine -

Tel: 0044 (0) 114 244 7916

Fax: 0044 (0) 114 242 6613

Southern Office

Suite 16

186-190 Bishopgate



Tel: 0044 (0) 114 2447916

Fax: 0044 (0) 114 242 6613

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