Geotechnical Engineering Services

Money spent on a ground investigation should be viewed as an investment in the economic completion of the project. A quality ground investigation should ensure economic design.

Pre-Purchase/Vendor Reports

We prepare geotechnical / geoenvironmental reports for use in the sale of land and property and are also able to assist potential purchasers by reviewing and assessing reports prepared by others, advising on risk and development potential.

Desk Studies

Richard Jackson Ltd has a wide range of experience in undertaking historical , geological and environmental desk based studies and walkover surveys. We also hold a significant database of historical information that can be readily accessed for use in preparation of such studies.

Intrusive Investigations

We plan, undertake and supervise ground investigations for Civil, Structural and Geoenvironmental schemes to the requirements of Eurocode 7. For both brownfield and greenfield developments investigation methods are tailored to the requirements of the site and client to achieve the most appropriate and economic outcome.

Factual/Interpretative Report

Richard Jackson Ltd has extensive experience in producing reports to suit the needs of the client. We provide factual and interpretative reports to suit the geotechnical and geoenvironmental requirements.

Remediation and Validation

We provide advice to deal with contamination and render land appropriate for development including preparation of generic and detailed quantitative risk assessments, remediation method statements and reports. We are able to undertake validation testing and prepare appropriate validation reports in order to obtain local authority and Environment Agency approval.

Geotechnical Design

We have a wealth of experience in the geotechnical design of foundations, slope and embankment stability problems, earth retaining structures and basements, and can provide detailed design and construction drawings for such projects using a wide range of techniques to ensure the most cost effective and appropriate solution is achieved.

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