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Company Profile :

The Directors, Charles & Robin Daniel started their working lives over 40 years ago in the Cornish Mining Industry. After many Years of working on varied projects in the South-West of England & Wales they founded SWMT in 1984.

Initially the bulk of the Company’s workload was connected with the Mining industry but with the decline of mining in the UK a move to more Civil Engineering-based contracts was made.

A wide variety of contracts have been carried out both in the UK & in Ireland. These have included:-

  • Large & small section hard rock tunnels
  • Rock anchoring & slope stabilisations using many different techniques
  • Soil nail installation
  • Stabilisation of old underground mine workings & shafts
  • Concrete spraying
  • Installation of permanent safety railings and fences
  • Construction of retaining walls
  • Investigatory drilling
  • Rock breaking by explosive and non-explosive methods
  • Reinforced concrete structures


Slope Stabilisation - Eden Project


Management Approach:

The management have a background of extensive mining & civil engineering experience. The management structure of the Company ensures that the Directors are involved with all aspects of the Contract, from the tendering stage through to its completion.

The Company is compact enough to guarantee excellent communication, both internally & with clients.

Attention to Health & Safety is paramount & training of personnel is constantly reviewed & updated.


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