Socotec's new wireline instrumented packer system for permeability testing

Socotec's new wireline instrumented packer system for permeability testing

A brand new self-contained wireline instrumented packer system has been developed by Socotec

Site Investigation

16 MAR 2020
Fugro acquires Orex in strategic advanced soil testing move

Fugro acquires Orex in strategic advanced soil testing move

Fugro increases its European presence with the acquisition of a Belgian soil testing operation

Site Investigation

04 MAR 2020
Geoquip Marine completes refurbishment of newly acquired DP2 vessel

Geoquip Marine completes refurbishment of newly acquired DP2 vessel

A geotechnical drilling rig and deep-water seabed CPT unit retro-fitted to Geoquip Speer

Site Investigation

26 FEB 2020
Socotec launches health and safety training day for new recruits

Socotec launches health and safety training day for new recruits

Testing, inspection and compliance service supplier steps up H&S training for new recruits in the UK

Site Investigation

21 FEB 2020
Offshore wind farm site investigation for Fugro

Offshore wind farm site investigation for Fugro

Major cable route site investigation for Sofia offshore wind farm begins

Site Investigation

20 FEB 2020
Socotec delivers savings for  Newhaven Port access road project

Socotec delivers savings for Newhaven Port access road project

BAM Nuttall called upon Socotec to provide a range of services for a high-profile project in the UK

Site Investigation

19 FEB 2020
Pressuremeter testing -  A Viennese underground case study

Pressuremeter testing - A Viennese underground case study

Detailing the site investigation work by In Situ with its self-boring pressuremeter in Vienna

Site Investigation

18 FEB 2020
Deep underground  in the world's largest iron ore mine

Deep underground in the world's largest iron ore mine

What is it like to travel 1,365m below ground in Sweden to monitor a borehole in a mine?

Site Investigation

10 FEB 2020
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
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
David Airey (right) receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award from Martyn Brocklesby, chair of the British Drilling Association

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
Siemens utilises Fugro's UXO screening technology in Germany

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' geotechnical division

Kleinfelder acquires Advantage Engineers' geotechnical division

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

Site Investigation

06 JAN 2020

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