Many thanks to Equipe for delivering the refresher training on Geotechnical Foundation Design. It was a great opportunity for some of the more seasoned staff to refresh themselves on what they already know and for the younger members of staff to expand their knowledge of geotechnics. This is one part of a wider programme of technical training that we are [...]
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Many thanks to Elliott Harris and Max Du Plessis for coming down to our head office to talk about the products that Platipus Anchors have. Given the rock stability assessments that Ed Newman (Geo-Environmental Head of Rail, Road and Utilities) and his team have been undertaking, there were some real synergies between the two companies. We look forward to working with [...]
Congratulations to our Environmental Champion Anthony Potter who has managed to get the company accredited to STEM: GOLD LEVEL – STEM stands for Steps To Environmental Management. The award shows that the business is measuring and monitoring their environmental aspects and impacts and is taking action to reduce them build resilience via implemented controls. Whilst the Company already has ISO14001, [...]
It never fails to amaze us... what a fantastic view AECOM have from their offices in Aldgate! We were attending the Advanced Manufacturing Workshop jointly held by CECA and the ACE. This 'Future Of Consultancy Workshop' explored opportunities around offsite manufacturing. The invitation-only event brought together consultants and contractors to discuss issues around offsite manufacturing, and how we can collectively seize [...]
An article in THE PLANNER recently highlighted a trend we have noticed for a long time now ... "Cities across the UK have borne the brunt of real-terms local government funding cuts in the past 10 years, and planning suffered some of the deepest cuts". Over 10 years after the 2007 stock market crash, planning departments around the Country are depleted [...]
Many thanks to the EUA (Energy and Utilities Association) for making us aware of the Smarter Power Grid Forum. With the electric and gas industry aiming to meet targets to decarbonise by 2030, this will be an exciting space to be involved in and one that Geo-Environmental is keen to play a part in. There were a lot of great [...]
Congratulations to our own Levent Dogan for achieving Chartered Engineer with the Chartered Institute for Highways and Transportation! If anybody says that achieving CEng is easy I can testify that they are wrong. Levent’s supporting information was a mighty tome that put the Encyclopaedia Britannica to shame! As an organisation Geo-Environmental is pleased to support its staff’s professional progression, it [...]
For the last four years the company has averaged two industry awards a year, the most prestigious being the European CEO of the year for the Small Medium Enterprise category, provided to Glyn Evans, Managing Director in 2017. These awards reflect what the Company has achieved over the last five years. For our latest award, we have been voted by [...]
Many thanks to Built Environment Networking for hosting a great event at Birmingham Council recently, it was great to talk to so many other Companies and hopefully there will be opportunities for us to work together in the future. It was very interesting to listen to the talks from Long Harbour Ltd, Warwick University and Galliard Homes. There is increasingly [...]
Many thanks to Karen Marnier for all her hard work in helping us to achieve Constructionline Gold status. It is never easy achieving new accreditations and a lot of work was done with Constructionline ironing out issues with their system. Gold membership with Constructionline will give our customers enhanced assurance about safety, quality, and environmental management standards. We take risk [...]