GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEERING SERVICES

Our geotechnical engineering expertise underpins projects in construction, buildings & development, oil & gas and petrochemicals. Our team can help prevent project delays & overspends by providing pragmatic solutions and technical advice. Our work helps to form the foundations of planning, design, construction and maintenance choices from the outset.

GEOTECHNICAL
DESIGN SOLUTIONS

Geotechnical Engineering

Our chartered geologists and geotechnical engineers tackle a range of projects. Our experience ranges from innovative temporary works solutions through to large foundations design. These skills add to the wider skills offered by our team of environmental consultants, civil and structural engineers.  Read More …

GROUND
INVESTIGATIONS

Geotechnical Engineering

We work closely with land owners, developers, Regulators and our contaminated land and engineering colleagues to create a targeted approach to investigations and provide value at every stage.  We have worked on many successful projects with complex ground conditions and difficult access.  Our work investigating potential mineshafts over unstable ground has resulted in a nomination at the Ground Engineering Awards.  Read more …

GROUND RISK
MANAGEMENT

Geotechnical Engineering

Poor understanding of ground conditions can lead to unforeseen problems and expensive project delays. IKM assists clients in reducing the risk associated with projects at every stage in the project life cycle.  Managing risk is the whole premise behind the initial Phase 1 Desk Study or Ground Model and the principles of risk management are adopted by IKM in all aspects of our work.  Read more …

MINING RISK
ASSESSMENTS

Geotechnical Engineering

IKM provide a range of mining assessments. The work we do depends on the actual needs of the client. We provide preliminary assessments of mining risk, detailed “Coal Mining Risk Assessment” to satisfy planning, and detailed assessments of mining hazards and remediation to aid developers in detailed design.  Read more …

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