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Ground investigation
Geotechnical consultancy
Contaminated land assessment

2008 – 6 Store Street & 2 to 8 Ridgmount Street, London WC1

April 11, 2023
by Juliet Fuller

We worked with Mason Navarro Pledge and client The Bedford Estates to redevelop a site in Bloomsbury at the corner of Ridgmount Street and Store Street.

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It was 2003 - Drapers' Gardens…

February 24, 2023
by Steve Branch

Our first complex London ground investigation, Drapers' Gardens was a great project for us in our first year of trading, and it was a pleasure to be working with Tony Taylor at Foggo Associates. Hugh St John at GCG was also involved and we worked alongside Museum of London Archaeology and GBG on parts of the investigation – an excellent team to be involved with.

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The Value of Experience on Site

February 10, 2023
by Martin Cooper & Matthew Penfold

The senior engineers at GEA all have many years of varied experience in ground engineering. That experience can affect outcomes in ways that are obvious, but also in other ways that might be less apparent.

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New Guidance on Classification of Waste Soil from Construction

January 23, 2023
by Mike Plimmer

In 2019, the Association of Geotechnical & Geoenvironmental Specialists (AGS) published formal guidance on the classification of waste soils as either hazardous or non-hazardous. The aim of this was to provide simple and clear advice on best practice - at least when it comes to more straightforward sites - in an area that has often involved confusion.

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