i2 Analytical are now able to offer insitu testing and sampling with its Geotechnical Site Services team from locations across the UK, complementing our established environmental and Geotechnical laboratories.

Our qualified technical team using equipment calibrated to ISO 17025 standards means that our Geotechnical Site Services are reliable and dependable, ensuring current industry requirements are met with quality and Health and safety at the forefront.

The testing i2 are able to offer supports a wide range of related sectors including GeoEnvironmental consultants, Site investigation contractors, and Local Authorities Civil Engineering and landfill construction companies, together with quarried and recycled aggregate (WRAP) producers.

At i2 Analytical, we are able to offer comprehensive Geotechnical Site Services for the following requirements as listed below:

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Site Testing Services
Type of test/Properties measured/Range of measurement Standard specifications/ Equipment/Techniques used
Sampling aggregates
– from stockpiles
BS EN 932-1:1997
Sampling earthworks materials
– from stockpiles
– laid materials
– excavations
Documented In-House Method – Sampling Earthworks
Moisture content
– oven drying method
BS 1377-2:1990
In-situ density
– sand replacement method (small pouring cylinder)
BS 1377-9:1990
In-situ density
– sand replacement method (large pouring cylinder)
BS 1377-9:1990
In-situ density
– core cutter method
BS 1377-9:1990
In-situ California Bearing Ratio (CBR) BS 1377-9:1990
Vertical deformation and strength characteristics by the plate loading test BS 1377-9:1990
Calculation of equivalent CBR values using the plate loading test Documented In-house method including Specification for Highway Works: Design Guidance for Road Pavement Foundations Interim Advice Note 73/06 rev 1
Dynamic Cone Penetration (TRL-DCP) Documented In-house method including Specification for Highway Works: Design Manual for Road and Bridges, HMSO, HD 29/08
Hand shear vane Documented In- house method including Guideline for handheld shear vane test: New Zealand Geotechnical Society August 2001

For further assistance regarding our Geotechnical Site Services, please contact our technical team:

Darren Berrill
Geotechnical General Manager
 d.berrill@i2analytical.com

Terry Stafford
Site Services Manager
 t.stafford@i2analytical.com 

Mark Beastall
Geotechnical General Manager
 m.beastall@i2analytical.com