Smet-F&C nv (Foundation- & Consolidation Techniques) is a specialised foundation company that provides solutions to your foundation or construction pit problem.

Having the complete array of specialised foundation techniques in one hand offers advantages: better optimizing of the overall design, greater certainty in terms of execution planning and greater clarity and responsibility. .

Smet-F&C offer design improvement through experienced project managers assisted by their own engineering, drawing and computer modelling office who ensure technical design improvements and savings in terms of costs and planning.

Turnkey solutions for construction pits are offered. Smet-F&C take full responsibility for the design and execution of construction pits, both earth-retaining walls, excavation work and finish of walls and floor slab. Smet-F&C is the foundation specialist for infrastructure, civil engineering and collector sites. The vast amount of execution equipment offers maximum planning guarantees. The extensive experience and the numerous references in all sorts of underground situations across Europe are a guarantee for success.

Smet-F&C offer their customers advantages by working out better and competitive solutions, as well as through renewal and innovation:

  • The patented TSM-soil mix technique won the I2006 Innovation Award of Confederatie Bouw (2006).
  • The design for the Amsterdam Metro North South Line won the Hubert Raedschelders Innovation Award (2005).
  • Smet-F&C won the KVIV Hubert Raedschelders Innovation Award (1998) with the VHP-LR piles for the supporting work of the Berlage Stock Exchange (Amsterdam).