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Site Investigation

Employing highly qualified engineers, chemists and technicians, Kiwa CMT Testing is dedicated to the provision of professional support, expertise and advice with the highest level of customer service.

Our experience in ground investigations allows us to provide the optimum scope of investigation along with the most appropriate methodology, from initial site appraisal to the recommendation of foundation type. Methods employed include:

  • Trial Pit Investigation
  • Window Sampling
  • Dynamic Probing
  • Shallow Mine Working Investigation
  • Foundation Recommendation
  • Existing Foundation Investigation
  • Soil Infiltration Testing
  • Light Cable Percussive Drilling
  • Rotary Open Hole Drilling

We pride ourselves on our expertise, and being able to turn a job around quickly - we understand the time pressure ground workers, contractors and consultants can be under.

In situ CBR Testing
Plate Bearing Testing
In situ Density
Nuclear Density Testing
Ground Gas & Water Installation & Monitoring
Geotechnical Laboratory Testing
Particle Size Distribution
Plasticity Index
Moisture Content
Moisture Content vs. Dry Density
Undrained Triaxial
Bituminous Materials Testing
Laboratory CBRs
Los Angeles Abrasion
Bulk Density Determination
Aggregate Crushing Value (ACV)
Aggregate Impact Value (AIV)
Air Void Determination of Bituminous Cores
Flakiness Index
Frost Susceptibility
Dry Density Moisture Content Relationship
Particle Density
Root Identification
Polished Stone Value
Hydraulic Conductivity
Water Filled Porosity
Air Filled Porosity

We are a UKAS accredited testing laboratory (No.0529) for this scope of accreditations.

Why Kiwa?

 We respond quickly, we are experts in our field, we are competitively priced, and the results of our investigations are put into clear, detailed, informative reports.