Fatigue - A topic best not slept upon

Fatigue - A topic best not slept upon

Is fatigue from long working hours and time spent travelling to job site putting operators at risk?

Industry voice

27 MARCH 2020
Addressing the handpump  corrosion and material quality challenge

Addressing the handpump corrosion and material quality challenge

Kerstin Danert looks at the issue of handpump corrosion at well sites in west Africa

Industry voice

23 MARCH 2020
Bright lights, bright future?

Bright lights, bright future?

GDI's editor gives his thoughts on the state of the industry and the wider world

Editor's Comment

06 MARCH 2020
The reuse of foundations for urban spaces

The reuse of foundations for urban spaces

Dr Dan Adams provides GDI with some considerations on employing foundation reuse in urban spaces

Industry voice

21 FEBRUARY 2020
Apprenticeship degrees in geotechnical engineering

Apprenticeship degrees in geotechnical engineering

A new degree option is being promoted by the FPS in order to fill a potentially looming skills gap

Industry voice

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Field research begins for updated support fluid guide

Field research begins for updated support fluid guide

The work being done prior to the launch of the second edition of the support fluids guide

Industry voice

06 FEBRUARY 2020
Balfour Beatty celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

Balfour Beatty celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

How Balfour Beatty is working to prevent a industry skills shortage in the UK

Industry voice

05 FEBRUARY 2020
Different but the same

Different but the same

GDI's editor gives his thoughts on the state of the industry and the wider world

Editor's Comment

04 FEBRUARY 2020
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 JANUARY 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 JANUARY 2020
New year, new look for UK's Ground Source Heat Pump Association

New year, new look for UK's Ground Source Heat Pump Association

GSHPA releases details of rebrand for the next decade as it promotes green credentials

Safety - Who's watching your back?

Safety - Who's watching your back?

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

Core Drilling & Sampling

07 JANUARY 2020