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Detailed Foundation Appraisal

Recommendations for foundation design are one of the most commonly provided geotechnical consultancy services provided by Ruddlesden geotechnical.

From an assessment of exploratory hole (trial pit/ borehole) and laboratory testingdata, recommendations for the most suitable foundation solution, e.g. strip/ trench-fill, pad, reinforced, raft, piled etc., are provided.

Bearing capacity and geotechnical parameters for foundation design are also provided in Ruddlesden geotechnical’s reports.

Case Study

Foundations Options Appraisal, Somerset

The Somerset Levels typically comprise a thick sequence of Quaternary and Recent Alluvium/ Tidal Flat Deposits, made up of layers of peat, clay, silt, sand and gravel, un...

  • AGS
  • Constructionline
  • CSCS
  • SMAS
  • ECFC trust