Groundforce is a UK market leading business offering a portfolio of services to the construction industry. Based around its core activity, which is providing shoring and trenching solutions to an extensive customer base, the business operates primarily in the UK, but also in mainland Europe. The shoring business, Groundforce Shorco, provides a range of equipment including trench boxes and sheets and hydraulic bracing systems of varying capacities. In addition, Groundforce provide related products and services in the form of piling equipment, formwork, pipe stoppers, pump rental and trenchless technology. The business operations are supported from 14 locations across the UK, with a growing presence in mainland Europe, initially out of Germany.