Posts tagged with "Northamptonshire"

08. November 2019
Here at Geo-Integrity Ltd. we have undertaken many basement impact assessment covering underground car parks to hotels to private homes from Oxfordshire to Surrey to Central London

What is a Piling Risk Assessment?
08. October 2019
Here at Geo-Integrity we have undertaken many piling risk assessments across Oxfordshire, The Cotswolds, The West Midlands and East Anglia. We have to assess the proposed piling or ground improvement methodology in conjunction with the site geology and the type of contamination encountered

09. September 2019
BS8485:2015 is the British Standard that covers the design and installation of gas protection membranes within new buildings. These guard against carbon dioxide, methane and other gases entering buildings, collecting in poorly ventilated areas and either causing an explosive, toxic or asphyxiation risk. Ground gases can be caused by a wide range of sources; include natural soils, brownfield site contamination or nearby landfill sites or buried waste. Their possible existence is likely to be...

29. July 2019
We can undertake plate load testing if required. This is an in-situ soil test, carried out during site investigations, that is designed to establish soil load/settlement characteristics. The test is carried out either to BS1377 1990:Part 9 or can be undertaken to a specification set out in The Highways Agency HD25/95. The test comprises loading a metal plate using a hydraulic jack and measuring the settlement of the plate using three separate settlement gauges. The loading can either be...

05. February 2018
A site investigation on a previously used brownfield site in Reading involving BRE365 soakaway tests, additional boreholes using a limited access cut-down cable percussion borehole rig, in-situ CBR tests for pavement design, further contamination testing and foundation inspection pits.