About Burras Ltd – The South’s Best Piling Contractor

Burras Ltd are a leading piling contractor based in Hampshire who specialist in a range of south coast piling works and London basement construction.

We are a professional piling contractor and civil engineering firm who have been operating throughout the UK since we were established over 30 years ago. Unlike many other contractors who we have seen come and go during our time in the industry, we are well established, reputable and have a solid customer base for projects such as London basement constructions as well as other piling works and marine projects. At Burras Ltd, we are a strong company with a strong workforce and we own two yards in Farlington and Hilsea. We also operate our own machinery, including specialist pile driving equipment.

The History of Burras Ltd


Burras Ltd started its life in 1979 as a civil engineering and ground works firm, but over our many years in the industry we have gained the expertise, knowledge and experience to develop the services that we offer to the more specialist areas of piling contracts, marine projects and London basement construction services.

We now have a reputation as one of the best experts in these specialist fields on the south coast.

About The Company


The contract sizes that we typically manage and work on at Burras Ltd range from small works such as basement construction in London to £1.5 million.

We have an excellent track record for delivering projects on time and within budget, from small London basement construction projects right through to larger quay wall construction projects and larger. We pride ourselves in providing a first class service to all clients, no matter what the size or nature of the project.

Michael Burras – The Founder and MD


Michael Burras is the founder and current Managing Director of Burras Ltd. Mr Burras continues to play an active role in the activities of the company, and his enthusiasm and commitment to the ongoing development of the services and quality show throughout everything that Burras Ltd do. Mr Burras has a long standing view that the company can add more value to its services by keeping up to date with new technology and whenever possible, to own and operate its own specialist machinery and equipment.