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 Desktop Study 

Site Investigation

Geotechnical Design

Restoration Quality Assurance

Sometimes this is named a preliminary risk assessment. A geotechnical report based on maps, and other data, a walkover survey is often included.

Desktop Study Page
In difficult ground it is often necessary to undertake a site investigation to take soil samples and gauge soil or rock strength.

Site Investigation Page
Following a site investigation a foundation design to suite conditions is designed. Piles or a raft foundation for example.

Geotechnical Design
Engineered fill will often require that the quality of the fill placement is verified during and post works.

Restoration Quality Assurance Page

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How does a Desktop Study Work? Surface Geotechnical Investigations Geotechnical Design Standards
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Can I read about an Example Desktop Study?