Getting to grips with rotary drilling

Getting to grips with rotary drilling

Why Steve Tomlinson authored the Manual for Rotary Drilling for the British Drilling Association

Site Investigation

09 JUNE 2021
Blue Gem Wind begins onshore geotechnical investigations on the Angle Peninsula

Blue Gem Wind begins onshore geotechnical investigations on the Angle Peninsula

Ground investigation starts for proposed onshore cable route for the Erebus floating wind farm

Site Investigation

08 JUNE 2021
Socotec delivers data for Thorney Island Habitat Creation Scheme

Socotec delivers data for Thorney Island Habitat Creation Scheme

Socotec overcomes multiple challenges to carry out island site investigation project

Site Investigation

04 JUNE 2021
A first for the Irish market

A first for the Irish market

In a first for the Irish market, Causeway Geotech has invested in a sonic drill rig

Site Investigation

24 MARCH 2021
Fugro joins forces with dCarbonX on decarbonisation exploration

Fugro joins forces with dCarbonX on decarbonisation exploration

Fugro signs strategic framework agreement with dCarbonX for decarbonisation exploration projects

Site Investigation

18 MARCH 2021
Socotec's Ground Investigation team completes work on historic railway site

Socotec's Ground Investigation team completes work on historic railway site

Heritage railway funded by charity gets help from Socotec when boreholes need sampling

Site Investigation

13 JANUARY 2021
Three new drilling rigs for Socotec's Ground Investigation team

Three new drilling rigs for Socotec's Ground Investigation team

Investment by Socotec sees company invest in one GEO205HT and two GEO305HT rigs from Comacchio

Site Investigation

04 JANUARY 2021
First member of Socotec's GI team graduates from Internal Drilling Academy

First member of Socotec's GI team graduates from Internal Drilling Academy

First Socotec GI team member gains Level 2 Diploma with in-house Drilling Academy

Site Investigation

06 NOVEMBER 2020
Ground investigation work to begin for Scottish housing scheme

Ground investigation work to begin for Scottish housing scheme

Ground investigation work due to begin on Scottish housing scheme as COVID-19 restrictions ease

Site Investigation

04 AUGUST 2020
UK code of practice for ground investigations updated

UK code of practice for ground investigations updated

The British Standards Institution has revised BS 5930 code of practice for ground investigations

Site Investigation

07 JULY 2020
New tool estimates brownfield land for Greater Manchester

New tool estimates brownfield land for Greater Manchester

New tool designed to understand and communicate the scale of risk of brownfield ground conditions

Site Investigation

30 JUNE 2020
Socotec delivers multi-project ground risk management

Socotec delivers multi-project ground risk management

A joint venture working for Southern Water in the UK has utilised Socotec's specialist skills