Blasting the myth that UXO  risk assessments are a waste of money

Blasting the myth that UXO risk assessments are a waste of money

A look at why construction companies should consider unexploded ordnance surveys on unknown sites

Site Investigation

06 FEB 2020
Eijkelkamp SonicSampDrill  introduces the new BC100 Boxed CPT Crawler

Eijkelkamp SonicSampDrill introduces the new BC100 Boxed CPT Crawler

The new BC100 Boxed CPT Crawler is described as the next generation CPT Crawlers by Royal Eijkelkamp

Scientists drill for first time on remote Antarctic Glacier

Scientists drill for first time on remote Antarctic Glacier

Scientific fieldwork including drilling has been completed on the Thwaites Glacier

Site Investigation

29 JAN 2020
CPTu testing success for Scottish developer

CPTu testing success for Scottish developer

MGS has supplied Akela Construction in Scotland with a Pagani Geotechnical TG63-150 rig

Site Investigation

20 JAN 2020
Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast

Fugro wins geotechnical site investigation contract off the Dutch coast

Further Dutch offshore windfarm site investigation to be undertaken by Fugro

Site Investigation

20 JAN 2020
Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island

Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island

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

New qualification takes competence to a whole new level

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

Industry voice

14 JAN 2020
Priority Geotechnical adds an EMCI 4.50 rig to its fleet

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

A look back at 50 years of change

A look back at 50 years of change

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

Site Investigation

10 JAN 2020
Safety - Who

Safety - Who's watching your back?

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

Siemens utilises Fugro

Siemens utilises Fugro's UXO screening technology in Germany

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

Site Investigation

07 JAN 2020
Kaunas to Ramygala site investigation completed for Rail Baltica

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

Site Investigation

06 JAN 2020
Kleinfelder acquires Advantage Engineers

Kleinfelder acquires Advantage Engineers' geotechnical division

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

Site Investigation

06 JAN 2020
Idom Merebrook remediation work at site of former match factory

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

Site Investigation

18 DEC 2019
Socotec helping to develop the next generation of ground engineers

Socotec helping to develop the next generation of ground engineers

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

Site Investigation

18 DEC 2019
Sonic addition boosts Structural Soils

Sonic addition boosts Structural Soils' fleet and capabilities

Addition of sonic drill rig broadens capability of Structural Soils

Site Investigation

17 DEC 2019

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