HOME >  Services > QUALITY & ECOMANAGEMENT

Land and Soil Investigation

LAND INVESTIGATION
Site investigation is an examination of the site to investigate the effects of its features to the design and construction of the building.
 
PURPOSE OF THE SITE INVESTIGATION
To acquire a complete information or data of the environment and ground condition to enable a safe practical and economical design of the building.
 
SOIL INVESTIGATION
Soil investigation obtaining data regarding the properties and characteristic of subsoil by providing samples for testing or providing a means of access inspection. Soil investigation involves the investigation at the surface and subsurface that acquiring all types of ground informationor data effecting design and construction of the project.It is carried out at early of the building project(preliminary design stage). Cost of soil investigation -0.1% to 5% of construction cost.
 
PURPOSE
 
To access the general suitability of the site for the proposed works- 
To enable an adequate and economical design to be prepared 
To foresee and provide against difficulties that may arise during theconstruction due to ground and other local authorities- 
To investigate the occurrence and causes of all natural changes ofsubsoil condition