Unsupported browser

For a better experience, please update your browser to its latest version.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more


andrew ridley crop

Andrew Ridley: The need for an international instrumentation and monitoring focusSubscription

26 November, 2018

The International Symposium on Field Measurements in Geomechanics (FMGM) was recently described as the best conference you’ve never heard of, but in 2022 the event is coming to London and will provide opportunities for engineers, instrument manufacturers and service providers alike.

talking point mark toye socotec

BDA blog: Awareness of standards and specifications for ground investigation is essentialSubscription

14 November, 2018

As anybody involved in the UK ground investigation industry knows, our day to day works are very heavily influenced by numerous UK and European standards and specifications – and given that the works we undertake are of such importance to the success and prosperity of the country you can see why this is necessary.

More industry blogs

claire smith clipped crop

Boom is coming...just not yetSubscription

The first issue of GE I worked on as editor carried the 2011 Geotechnical Services File (GSF) which marked a painful period for the sector showing the peak of the recession impact. This year’s GSF gures show the sector is well and truly back to pre-recession revenue levels.

More from the editor