1. Borehole Surveying, Part 2: Tools And Equipment

    If you read our last blog, you know that obtaining information about the deviations in the boreholes, as well as the different characteristics of the rock formations needs to be accurate and obtained as quickly as possible. Because the tools and equipment used to gather this information must be lowered into the borehole, it’s important that the borehole survey tools used are also reliable and st…Read More

  2. What Are Geotechnical Surveys And Why Are They Important?

    Before beginning construction on — or even purchasing — a plot of land, it’s important to understand the makeup of the ground you intend to build on. What is the consistency of the soil? How much groundwater is there? Is the soil prone to liquefaction — when the ground takes on the properties of a liquid — in the event of an earthquake? It’s important to know these characteristics so t…Read More