The first few months of 2021 have been very successful for WJ Qatar. Hot on the heels of Sreejoth Thilikan winning theread more
At WJ we are incredibly proud of our experienced and highly trained staff, and there are few momentsread more
Staff Photo CompetitionDan Carpenter January 21, 2021
Thankyou to everyone who entered our end of year photo competition. We had over 70 entries from across all of our international offices, which included some brilliant, inspiring and dramatic photographs!read more
UAE Update: Overpumping in Downtown DubaiWJ Groundwater April 21, 2017
WJ Groundwater is currently undertaking a large-scale sewage-overpumping project to facilitate the upgrading of existing substructures in Downtown Dubai. The excavations are taking place close to the famous Burj Khalifa, the tallest building in the world.
Arabian Update: Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Doha all successfully secure ISO accreditationsWJ Groundwater March 26, 2017
It comes with great pleasure to announce that WJ Groundwater in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, and Doha offices, in Arabia, has successfully secured ISO accreditations.read more
UAE Update: Team Frankie’s, Making The Highways BusyWJ Groundwater February 7, 2017
Paul Turner, Overseas Director based at WJ Groundwater’s base in Dubai reports on Team Frankie’s recent activity.
Team Frankie’s recently had a very busy period. We had a busy weekend of racing which saw the team compete in the Liwa Challenge and EKRCC TTT in the space of a fortnight!
UAE Update: Overpumping at Burj KhalifaWJ Groundwater November 2, 2016
WJ Groundwater is happy to announce that it is currently operating a sewage over pumping system in down town Dubai close to Burj Khalifa. The project is an important part of a series of upgrades for Emaar Properties EJS. WJ Groundwater provided Dutco Balfour Beatty LLC with two brand new diesel sewage pumps. Combined they have a pumping capacity of 600 l/s.read more
UAE Update: Dubai team embarks on leadership courseWJ Groundwater October 22, 2016
Several senior members of WJ Groundwater’s staff complement took part in an ‘effective leadership training course’. The sessions took place at the ILM (Institute of Leadership and Management) in Dubai and proved to be a rewarding, worthwhile and fun experience.
UAE Update: Paul Turner attends Meeting of the Advisory Board of the Department of Civil Engineering.WJ Groundwater Admin April 11, 2016
WJ Groundwater’s Paul Turner (Overseas Director) (front row – far right) attended the Spring 2016 Meeting of the Advisory Board of the Department of Civil Engineering. The board met at the AUD School of Engineering in Dubai on 22nd March (2016).read more
WJ Groundwater’s Chairman Dr Toby Roberts is a keynote speaker at the DFI Middle East Conference 2016 (Deep Foundations Institute) at the American University, Dubai on 11-12 May.
The bi-annual event provides a great opportunity for dewatering experts, geotechnical engineers and industry academics to network, and fact share. There is also a series of talks and demonstrations. Each year the conference revolves around a different theme. This year it is ‘Value Engineering in Geotechnical Practice – Application and Case Histories’.read more