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Ground Engineering News

Keep up to date with our current activities in ground engineering but also, check out our blog for longer form articles / opinion pieces on all things related to cone penetration testing (CPT), geotechnical design and temporary works design.

Push-in inclinometer and geotechnical monitoring capability

October 12 2021
Our push-in inclinometer capability is a very powerful geotechnical mointoring tool in the right soil conditions. Suitable for materials that are cohesive and/or granular with some fines content with...

August 2021 – Cone Penetration Testing Update

August 16 2021
A busy second quarter at GES has seen us complete over a dozen projects ranging from routine field testing to inform major UK consultants to bespoke investigations with substantive...

April 2021 – Cone Penetration Testing Update

April 7 2021
The first quarter has been incredibly busy at GES for CPT testing. We’ve been working continuously on a series of CPT-consulting operations ranging from a detailed plot-by-plot foundation zoning...
CPT contractor rig in Scotland

Scottish Construction Now coverage

February 11 2021
Whitburn-based GE Solutions Consulting Ltd (GES) has invested in a state-of-the-art Geomil Panther testing rig to offer cone penetration testing services to the UK & Ireland markets. GES worked with manufacturer Geomil Equipment...
Cone penetration testing rig in Scotland

Cone Penetration Testing Service Launch

October 17 2020
It was a long process and a big risk to take in 2020 but we’ve done it! Our new cone penetration testing rig has been just commissioned and is...
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