Ground Investigation

We offer a comprehensive range of ground investigation services across the UK

Ground Investigation Services

Land Science offers a comprehensive range of ground investigation services for house builders, commercial developers, legal and regulatory bodies, large civil engineering project teams or private homeowners. We are able to provide most services in-house through a team of more than 20 specialists, often working with our own equipment and utilising our in-house geotechnical laboratory based in East Sussex ensuring full control of quality and costs.

Our team provides ground investigation services in East Sussex, West Sussex, Hampshire, London, Surrey and throughout the UK. We pride ourselves on our ability to mobilise to site rapidly undertaking field works in a competent and professional manner to deliver results when you need them. Our bespoke reports are scientifically and technically accurate, presented in an easily understandable format with a concise executive summary providing actionable points and recommendations.

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What Do We Do?

We also specialise in challenging sites, such as basements and difficult access areas, agricultural land, private residential properties, operational industrial premises and public spaces.

Our services include:

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In addition, we also undertake a variety of specialised investigations relevant to geotechnical and contaminated land assessments.

Contaminated Land Assessements

Land Science can assist with contaminated land assessments as part of a planning application or any other purpose prior or during house building, commercial development or creation of new infrastructure.

Land assessments are often required to assess soil contamination or groundwater pollution issues amongst a host of other potential problems. We assist at all phases of the assessment process with comprehensive desk studies, site investigations, contaminated land remediation and validation and post remediation monitoring.

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Geotechnical Support

Land science provides geotechnical investigations which will help you to make informed decisions about the design of pavements, foundations and drainage on your project. Our in-house geotechnical laboratory testing capability enables us to undertake a range of sample analysis in-house.

Where more specialised geotechnical testing is required, we have a range of trusted preferred partners that we call upon on a regular basis.

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Safety and Accreditations

The safety of our employees, sub-contractors and other personal, members of the public, and the wider environment is paramount to us. All our staff receive comprehensive safety training, with each project being managed by a designated Site Safety Supervisor. Our staff are CSCS card holders, and our drillers also hold NVQ qualifications. The company has detailed Safety, Health and Environment procedures, and is CHAS accredited.

Latest Projects



Commercial & Industrial


Brownfield Redevelopment

Robertsbridge, East Sussex

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