Sub Surface’s Geotechnical Consultancy provide comprehensive Geotechnical Interpretative and Factual Reports tailored to ensure a safe and economic design to satisfy the Clients’ project requirements, assisting with: foundation design, settlement, ground stability issues due to mining and cavities, slope stability analysis, retaining structures, earthworks, embankments, road designs, soakaways, house settlement, underpinning and many more geotechnical engineering aspects.
For any development it is essential to ensure a safe and economic design and with over 45 years of business, our highly experienced staff comprising of professionally qualified Chartered Civil Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Geologists, Geophysicists, Geochemists and Environmental Scientists are on hand to assist with you with any Geotechnical and Geo-environmental aspects of your project.
Sub Surface design a site specific, cost effective Site Investigation using the appropriate intrusive techniques to obtain information regarding the geology and hydrology of each site. This information can be combined with In-situ-Testing and Monitoring, Laboratory Testing, Contamination Testing and our Environmental Consultancy to enable a full Geotechnical and Geo-Environmental Report to be written.
Geotechnical Consultancy Services
Sub Surface’s Geotechnical Consultancy write Factual Reports, Interpretative Reports and Ground Investigation Reports (GIR) in accordance with British Standard Code of Practice BS5930 and British and European Standards BS EN 1997 (EC7) and include:
- Desktop Study
- Foundation Design (proposed or failed)
- Strip and Pad Foundations
- Trench Fill Foundations
- Raft Foundations
- Semi-Raft Foundations
- Piled Foundations
- Ground Improvement by Vibroflotation
- Coal Mining Risk Assessment
- Ground Stability – Mining and Cavities
- Slope Stability Analysis
- Retaining Walls and Basements
- Road Design
- And many more.
These are only a few of the services we can offer, but please contact us if your specific requirements are not listed. Even if we are unable to offer the service ourselves, we will know someone who can.
Whom to Contact
If you would like a quote for a Geotechnical Interpretative or Factual Report or have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact your Regional Sub Surface Office.