Ground Investigation Services

Investigation Services

  • 9no. track mounted Fraste and Comacchio multi-purpose rotary drilling rigs
  • 4no. Terrier sampling and probing rigs
  • Cable percussive drilling
  • Trial pitting – machine and hand excavation
  • Hand held window sampling using hydraulic jacks for extraction
  • Installation of monitoring wells and instrumentation in boreholes
  • Packer testing
  • Geotool dynamic probing rig, TRL DCP probe, DPL hand held dynamic probe, Mackintosh probe
  • Concrete coring
  • In situ CBR testing
  • Plate bearing testing
  • Vacuum excavation
  • Surveying services
  • GPR and specialist buried service location

Technical Services

  • Engineering supervision and management of fieldwork
  • Logging of soils and rocks in accordance with EC 7,BS5930 or other standards as required
  • Factual and interpretative report writing
  • Geotechnical laboratory testing
  • Environmental and chemical laboratory testing
  • Installation and instrumentation monitoring
  • Soakaway Testing in accordance with BRE 365 or other standards as required
  • Provision of AGS data
  • Desk Studies

Management Services

  • Experienced drilling managers and operational support staff
  • Experienced contracts managers and estimators
  • Specialist support teams managing Health & Safety, Environment and Quality (ISO 9001)