Geotechnical Assessments

WDE Consulting are able to provide geotechnical advice prior to construction to assist with the following:

  • Foundation design parameters
  • BRE Soakage Tests for drainage design parameters
  • Foundation works risk assessment reports
  • Dissolution/swallow hole investigations


Logging of soil and rock is completed to British Standards on site by experienced engineers. Types of investigation we specialise in include:

  • Residential developments on brownfield land
  • Basement investigations
  • Commercial developments
  • Subsidence issues caused by swallow holes/dissolution features

Inclusion of Geotechnical Assessments within Geo-environmental Assessments can save you money.