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Raeburn Drilling & Geotechnical Ltd has a unit capable of reaching your site, whether it is a confined basement or a remote hilltop. We have rigs and excavators designed to tackle soft ground boring, rock drilling and trial excavations in all terrains and geological conditions.

Operations are supported with a wide range of ancillary equipment including compressors, grout mixers, pumps, hand augers and window sampling apparatus.

For plant to operate efficiently and safely competent personnel are required. To this end the fleet is maintained and customised by Raeburn mechanics and fitters. We also train all our crews to NVQ status, with all operatives, supervisors and managers holding appropriate CSCS cards. All site personnel, including Directors, have Directors Safety Leadership Training, Site Managers Safety Training Scheme, Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme, or Site Operators Safety Training Scheme accreditation as appropriate.

With engineers and geologists ranging from graduate to chartered status, Raeburn Drilling and Geotechnical Ltd can deal with all aspects of site investigation and analysis.

Our experienced team can cater for individual requirements and offer cost effective solutions, designed to meet your needs.

Thanks to our in-house resources we can provide a rapid response anywhere in the U.K. to satisfy your programme requirements.

Allied to our geotechnical team we have Scientists capable of addressing all aspects of potentially contaminated land and environmental issues.

Both Raeburn Drilling & Geotechnical Ltd and our subsidiary company, Birmingham based DTS Raeburn, have a proven record in guiding ground investigations from inception to planning consent. All reports produced incorporate current legislation and satisfy Local Authority requirements.

Whether you require factual data or evaluated solutions we can provide a rapid in-house response to your enquiry.

A complete environmental solution for due diligence, pre/post acquisition audit and ground investigation design.   From desktop studies and formulation of detailed conceptual site models, through scoping and carrying out investigations to identify contamination issues and remediation requirements appropriate to the development.

Full integration of data allowing ground-water profiling and production of 3D conceptual site models highlighting potential sources, pathways and receptors.