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Four hours of CPD – with one GEOTEX Seminar

Four hours of CPD – with one GEOTEX Seminar

By attending one of the GEOTEX specialist ground and environmental seminars around the UK you have acquired new knowledge on the latest innovations and techniques in the industry. With anywhere between eight and ten presenters at any GEOTEX seminar you automatically...

VIDEO: Gabions used to extend HGV area at Cobham Services

VIDEO: Gabions used to extend HGV area at Cobham Services

The Cobham Motorway Service Area (MSA) is located at J10 of the M25 motorway. The site opened in 2012 and is a single site used by traffic in both directions. The service area currently contains a customer service building with restaurants and refreshment areas,...

Highest retaining wall of its kind in the UK

Highest retaining wall of its kind in the UK

The Reinforced Earth retaining walls forming the north of the underpass, on the A465 Heads of the Valley road at Carno, are up to 33m high making it the highest structure of its type constructed in the UK. The design of the three-tier 33m high Reinforced Earth...

Long term fix for land slip on East Coast Rail Line

Long term fix for land slip on East Coast Rail Line

Concrete Canvas® GCCM* (CC) was used to line a channel in Angus, Scotland, UK. A combination of surface water and silt run-off from adjacent fields had caused a landslip onto a section of the East Coast Rail line in Angus. In addition to line closures and significant...

Battersea Power Station Decomissioning

Battersea Power Station Decomissioning

Background Battersea Power Station A was built in the 1930s, with Battersea B Power Station to the east in the 1950s. The two stations were built to a nearly identical design, providing the long-recognized four-chimney layout. The station ceased generating electricity...

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GEOTEX Glasgow – APRIL 22
April
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GEOTEX Glasgow – APRIL 22

Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome
GEOTEX Birmingham – MAY 21
May
21

GEOTEX Birmingham – MAY 21

ThinkTank, Science Museum
GEOTEX Leeds – JUNE 24
June
24

GEOTEX Leeds – JUNE 24

The Tetley Brewery
GEOTEX Portsmouth – JULY 15
July
15

GEOTEX Portsmouth – JULY 15

Fort Nelson
GEOTEX London – OCT 14
Oct
14

GEOTEX London – OCT 14

RAF Museum Hendon
GEOTEX Bristol – NOV 11
NOV
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GEOTEX Bristol – NOV 11

Bristol Zoo Pavillion