Property & Buildings
Tools and services provided by Douglas Partners to the property and building industry include:
Geotechnical investigation and design services:
Foundation design - shallow footings, slabs, driven and bored piles, pile test review.
Retaining structure design - gravity walls, anchored, propped or cantilevered walls, reinforced soil walls.
Earthworks, embankments, slopes and excavations.
Earthworks control - productivity assessments.
Tunnels, declines, drifts including recommendations on excavation and support methods, i.e. tunnel boring machine, road header, drill and blast, cuttability assessment, and geotechnical supervision.
Pavements - flexible and rigid.
Assessments for foundations for field compressor stations.
Construction monitoring, inspections, testing and advice including:
Settlement, lateral displacement and vibration assessment and monitoring.
Slope movement assessment.
Field testing of foundation soils and slope stabilisation.
Tunnel face mapping, support requirements and geotechnical supervision of excavations.