A look back at 50 years of change

After receiving a Lifetime Achievement award, David Airey reflects on his 50 years of drilling

10 JAN 2020

Site Investigation

David Airey (right) receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award from Martyn Brocklesby, chair of the British Drilling Association
David Airey (right) receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award from Martyn Brocklesby, chair of the British Drilling Association
David Airey (right) receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award from Martyn Brocklesby, chair of the British Drilling Association
David Airey (right) receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award from Martyn Brocklesby, chair of the British Drilling Association

Siemens utilises Fugro's UXO screening technology in Germany

Fugro has completed a unexploded ordnance survey with only minimal ground disturbance

07 JAN 2020

Site Investigation

Siemens utilises Fugro's UXO screening technology in Germany
Siemens utilises Fugro's UXO screening technology in Germany
Siemens utilises Fugro's UXO screening technology in Germany

Kaunas to Ramygala site investigation completed for Rail Baltica

Site investigations have been completed on a 78km long section of Rail Baltica new Lithuanian route

06 JAN 2020

Site Investigation

Kaunas to Ramygala site investigation completed for Rail Baltica
Kaunas to Ramygala site investigation completed for Rail Baltica

Kleinfelder acquires Advantage Engineers' geotechnical division

Advantage Engineers' geotechnical, environmental, and testing division acquired by Kleinfelder

06 JAN 2020

Site Investigation

Kleinfelder acquires Advantage Engineers' geotechnical division

Idom Merebrook remediation work at site of former match factory

The work needed to make the site of a former match factory safe for a residential development

18 DEC 2019

Site Investigation

Idom Merebrook remediation work at site of former match factory
Idom Merebrook remediation work at site of former match factory

Socotec helping to develop the next generation of ground engineers

Socotec is enhancing the employability of geoengineering students at the University of Portsmouth

18 DEC 2019

Site Investigation

Socotec helping to develop the next generation of ground engineers
Socotec helping to develop the next generation of ground engineers

Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island

Choice Sonic Drilling is back on Oak Island as the televised search for buried treasure continues

Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island
Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island
Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island
Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island

New qualification takes competence to a whole new level

This year will see a Level 3 Diploma qualification in Advanced Land Drilling introduced in the UK

14 JAN 2020

Industry voice

New qualification takes competence to a whole new level
New qualification takes competence to a whole new level
New qualification takes competence to a whole new level

Priority Geotechnical adds an EMCI 4.50 rig to its fleet

An EMCI 4.50, purchased via Skelair International, is proving beneficial for Priority Geotechnical

Priority Geotechnical adds an EMCI 4.50 rig to its fleet

Safety - Who's watching your back?

The BDA is lending its support to "The Land Drillings Safety Advantage" initiative in the UK

Safety - Who's watching your back?
Safety - Who's watching your back?

Exclusive US distributor for Stockholm Precision Tools

Downhole gyro survey tools from SPT to be distributed in US by International Directional Services

Exclusive US distributor for Stockholm Precision Tools
Exclusive US distributor for Stockholm Precision Tools

Benthic Brazil hosts technology centre and geotechnical lab grand opening

Bnthic opens its first Brazilian technology centre and geotechnical laboratory in Rio de Janeiro

Benthic Brazil hosts technology centre and geotechnical lab grand opening
Benthic Brazil hosts technology centre and geotechnical lab grand opening