Tunnelling - Geotechnical - Underground construction & Marine
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
Dublin Port Tunnel
Boone Dam USA
Kings Cross /St. Pancras upgrade
WanChai project Hong kong
Cano Dam project
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.
Surface & Sub Surface
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
Liverpool Dock 2 project
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.
Quality assured to ISO9001:2015
Members of the
British Tunnelling Society
For any enquiries, questions or technical assistance please contact :
Don Valley Court
Tel: 0044 (0) 114 244 7916
Fax: 0044 (0) 114 242 6613
Tel: 0044 (0) 114 2447916
Fax: 0044 (0) 114 242 6613