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Data Management and IT at CCGI

Many of you in the GI industry will already know Wendy Jones and CCGI are delighted to introduce her here as our new Data and IT Manager. Wendy joined us in January 2020 and now that she has settled into the role, we thought that would find out a little more with a question and

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Safe Access onto Soft Ground

Following the record-breaking winter of 2019-2020, where wet weather continually interrupted and caused havoc on sites throughout the UK, our Principal Engineering Geologist and the AGS Safety Working Group have been looking at appropriate solutions for gaining safe access onto ground investigation sites. AGS-Magazine-May-2020 Final

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Bob’s Filters

The Health and Safety at Work Act, along with several other regulations including the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH) and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1995, require that a suitable and sufficient risk assessment is carried out to assess the health risks that may arise from exposure

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Vacancy – Cable Percussion Second/Support Operative

Become a vital member of the Drilling Department of a geotechnical and geo-environmental ground investigation company.  Assist in the operation of cable percussion drilling rigs in a range of site environments throughout the UK to produce high quality samples, in-situ test results and installations to industry standards and maintain the high-quality reputation of CC Ground

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Vacancy – Drilling Support Operative

  Become a vital member of the Drilling Department of a geotechnical and geo-environmental ground investigation company.  Assist in the operation of drilling rigs in a range of site environments throughout the UK to produce high quality samples, cores and in-situ test results to industry standards and maintain the high quality reputation of CC Ground

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Down day 2019

Once again Kingsholm Stadium played host to our 2019 company down day.  We stood down the whole company this year to turn our attention to communication: both internally, between senior managers, engineers and drillers; and externally with our stakeholders.

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Drilling vacancies

We have a number of new vacancies for lead drillers and drilling support operatives.  Please check out our vacancies page for more information.

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Coming soon…

Our new rigs are in the country and once commissioning has been completed they will be ready to join the CC Ground Investigations Ltd drilling fleet. Watch this space.

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Meet CCGI’s latest Lead Driller

A big congratulations to CCGI cable percussion lead driller, Ben Bush, for achieving his MPQC Level 2 Diploma in Drilling Operations, Land Drilling – Lead Driller.  Having developed through our internal lead driller training programme, Ben has now been officially recognised as a competent lead cable percussion driller.   Ben is well known for his outstanding work

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Summer Down Day 2018

August saw our second company Down Day of 2018 held at our Gloucester headquarters.  These offer the opportunity to down tools for the day and bring our field crews back to base for training, inspections, company updates, and offer some well deserved ‘team building’ in local hostelries. We covered a variety of training subjects this summer,

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