MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS FOR THE GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL TEAM

2019-05-21T09:22:54+00:00

The latest course in our planned training programme for our staff was mental health awareness training with the charity MIND. Unfortunately, the frequency of mental health issues is increasing within the construction industry. In fact, one study found that one in five construction workers struggle with mental health issues. As a result of this, the Company has placed great importance [...]

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS FOR THE GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL TEAM2019-05-21T09:22:54+00:00

GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL TEAM BUILDING

2019-05-15T15:37:54+00:00

A great time was had by all at our recent team building event. Well done to Rob for winning the 10 pin bowling, well done to Dave for an inspired choice in picking the Indian Restaurant at Brighton Marina and well done to Karen for organising it all. With us being spread around from the South Coast to the Midlands [...]

GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL TEAM BUILDING2019-05-15T15:37:54+00:00

STAFF TRAINING – GEOTECHNICAL FOUNDATION DESIGN

2019-05-08T14:43:26+00:00

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 [...]

STAFF TRAINING – GEOTECHNICAL FOUNDATION DESIGN2019-05-08T14:43:26+00:00

THANKS TO PLATIPUS ANCHORS

2019-04-01T11:44:49+00:00

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 [...]

THANKS TO PLATIPUS ANCHORS2019-04-01T11:44:49+00:00

GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL AWARDED STEM: GOLD LEVEL

2019-03-29T10:48:58+00:00

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, [...]

GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL AWARDED STEM: GOLD LEVEL2019-03-29T10:48:58+00:00

MODULAR OFFSITE CONSTRUCTION

2019-03-01T11:39:57+00:00

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 [...]

MODULAR OFFSITE CONSTRUCTION2019-03-01T11:39:57+00:00

DEPLETED HOUSING DEPARTMENTS

2019-02-27T13:31:16+00:00

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 [...]

DEPLETED HOUSING DEPARTMENTS2019-02-27T13:31:16+00:00

ENERGY AND UTILITIES (EU) – SMARTER POWER GRID FORUM

2019-02-20T15:20:17+00:00

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 [...]

ENERGY AND UTILITIES (EU) – SMARTER POWER GRID FORUM2019-02-20T15:20:17+00:00

GEO ENVIRONMENTAL CONGRATULATES LEVENT DOGAN

2019-02-14T12:28:34+00:00

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 [...]

GEO ENVIRONMENTAL CONGRATULATES LEVENT DOGAN2019-02-14T12:28:34+00:00

GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL VOTED 2019 INDUSTRY LEADER IN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

2019-02-08T12:26:31+00:00

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 [...]

GEO-ENVIRONMENTAL VOTED 2019 INDUSTRY LEADER IN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT2019-02-08T12:26:31+00:00