Geo-Integrity is a consultancy set up in 2016 by Murray Bateman, who is looking to provide a cost-effective, high quality, personal service to colleagues within the industry who need advice on soil investigation, soil strength, soil contamination and soil management to ensure their development projects run as efficiently as possible.
Murray has over 25 years postgraduate experience in site characterization within the UK and Europe. With extensive knowledge in geotechnical consultancy, risk assessment, waste characterisation and site remediation gained on many large and small scale projects. He graduated from Imperial College, London with an M.Sc. in Engineering Geology and recently qualified with a postgraduate certificate in Environmental Law, covering Waste Management and Contaminated Land Law. He held a position of Technical Director at a previous company, giving advice on all aspects of geotechnical and geo-environmental projects and was also responsible for the production , implementation and control of the company’s training scheme for Chartered Engineering Geologists accredited by The Geological Society. He is Chartered with The Geological Society and has been a Society C.Geol scrutineer since 2014.
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Danny is an Engineering Geologist with in-depth knowledge and experience of ground investigation, and geotechnical/geoenvironmental consultancy. Having obtained an undergraduate degree in Engineering Geology & Geotechnics from the University of Portsmouth (2013), Danny has managed a wide range of projects, such as housing developments, commercial infrastructure and has worked on some of the UKs largest developments including the Battersea Power Station Regeneration. He has gained his experience working in both large and small organisations across the UK and is a fellow of The Geological Society, and recently qualified as a C.Geol (2020). Danny has also recently qualified with a postgraduate certificate in Environmental Law, covering Waste Management and Contaminated Land Law, at De Montfort University, Nottingham as part of his continued professional development (CPD).
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Lee Ashworth B.Sc., M.Sc. FGS
Lee is an Engineering Geologist having left Portsmouth University with a Masters degree in Engineering Geology, before joining Geo-Integrity in 2018. Since then he has become a valued member of the team, undertaking many site investigations, covering desiccation surveys, contaminated land, waste classification, past coal mining sites, plate bearing testing, piling design, BRE365 soakaway testing and Phase 1 Desk Study environmental reports. Lee is also a fellow of The Geological Society with a view, in the future, of gaining chartered status.
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Fiona is a Graduate Engineering Geologist having just left Newcastle University with a Masters degree in Engineering Geology. Before that Fiona studied Physical Geography at Worcester, undertaking a project on the Miage Glacier in the Italian Alps, measuring its velocity and changes in meltwater channels. Fiona is also a fellow of The Geological Society with a view, in the future, of gaining chartered status.
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Sam is our Geotechnician at the company and in that role he organises and undertakes the gas monitoring; produces the final logs, sections and location plans; assists with fieldwork, in-situ testing (BRE365, TRL DCP, CBR, Plate Bearing Tests) and sampling; carries out our CAD work; and organises sample schedules and liaison with geotechnical and chemical testing laboratories. Previously Sam has worked in the recruitment and hospitality industries and has a B.A. from Bucks New University.
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Heidi is our newest member of the team, and helps with admin, marketing and keeping the office ship shape. She has a varied work history, starting her working life in hospitality before moving into event management and corporate fund raising for a number of national charities, including NCH Action for Children and Leonard Cheshire. Heidi then worked for the RSPCA as an animal collection officer, followed by 15 years as a receptionist for a local vets, but recently decided to help out with us.
When not working Heidi likes travelling, skiing, walking our two labradors and entertaining friends
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