New capability: Resistivity and Redox Potential tests to
Structural Soils have expanded the testing capability of our geotechnical laboratories with the capability of carrying out Resistivity (Disc electrode and Wenner probe) and Redox Potential tests to BS1377:Part 3:1990.
3rd phase of site investigation works on the A82 at Pulpit Rock, Loch Lomand
Structural Soils has recently finished a 3rd phase of site investigation works on the A82 at Pulpit Rock on the banks of Loch Lomond. This key arterial route for the west of Scotland is to be upgraded after long term degradation to the road following a landslide in the 1980’s.
Structural Soils recycling commitment
Structural Soils is committed to ensuring that all waste segregation is disposed of in a legally compliant manner and where possible, any financial value gained from the recycling processes are used to support selected charitable organisations.
GE Awards 2012
Structural Soils is extremely proud that our entry of the intermediate onshore ground investigation for the Wylfa new-build nuclear reactor (Anglesey, UK), in the 'UK Project with a Geotechnical Value over £1M' category at the 2012 Ground Engineering Awards was HIGHLY COMMENDED. Our parent group RSK also won Ground Investigation Specialist of the Year at the same awards ceremony, their submission included Structural Soils projects Wylfa and Carrington
Structural Soils to investigate ground in Kazakhstan
Eric Downey, geotechnical engineer, and Sergey Kopytkov, laboratory supervisor, from Structural Soils have been seconded to mining consultant SRK Consulting to assist in supervising and managing ground investigation work in Aktogay, Kazakhstan.