Structural Soils Ltd


Structural Soils Ltd is a UK geotechnical and geoenvironmental site investigation company established in 1964. The company undertakes contracts nationally and internationally through its offices in Bristol, Castleford, Glasgow and Hemel Hempstead. The company operates to an ISO 14001, ISO 9001 & OHSAS 18001 certified management system alongside an ISO 17025:2005, UKAS-accredited laboratory management system.

Structural Soils has expert knowledge of all aspects of geotechnical engineering, having accumulated over 50 years of experience. The company has worked with a variety of clients in different sectors, including consulting engineers, architects, local and statutory authorities, government bodies, limited companies and private individuals.

As the company operates its own consolidated drilling department, it can design bespoke investigations to meet all requirements and obtain and process information more efficiently. Samples are tested in the company’s own well-equipped UKAS-accredited laboratories. Its technical staff are highly experienced and qualified and include civil engineers, geologists, engineering geologists, chemists and environmental scientists.

Structural Soils owns and operates it’s own jack-up which is used for both site investigations and as a working platform for 3rd party works. Supplied with a barge master this platform is road transportable and easily deployed from a quayside for works inshore and in sheltered coastal waters.

Structural Soils’ continuing growth and success are perpetuated by its reputation, competitive rates and quick response. Being a member of RSK Group (since 2007), the company can also offer other group services such as ecology, geophysics and chemical testing as part of a comprehensive site investigation service. Structural Soils is one of the premier site investigation contractors in the UK.