When it comes to geotechnical and environmental solutions, you need specialist, strategic advice and a flexible approach to protect your investment and resolve your problems.


“The industry has suffered for a long time from companies providing reports which are inconclusive, written in technical jargon. Most report appear to be prepared with little knowledge of practical and economic solutions for sub-structure problems”

Marc Fawcett


Betts Geo provides geotechnical and environmental solutions to the construction industry throughout the whole of the United Kingdom

We are committed to providing the best possible advice by being pro-active, flexible and working closely with our clients.

By combining Geo environmental specialism with expert advice from our Civil, Structures and Hydro colleagues, we offer solutions which are value engineered, practical, concise, jargon-free and delivered on time.

Environmental Risk Assessment

Using our broad knowledge of experience in both Geotechnical and Contaminated Land Risk Management Betts Geo provide a complete service from the initial stages of identifying potential risks on site, to providing clear and jargon-free solutions and remediation options for contaminated land. From the initial land selling/buying stage to the detailed design and development stages, we work in conjunction with our clients to identify, and provide solutions for, potential liabilities and constraints on a subject site. We have a wide and varied experience in dealing with different Regulatory Bodies and work in conjunction with them and our clients to help your site move forward.

Our Services include

  • Technical Due Diligence
  • Preliminary Desk Studies
  • Regulatory advice- including obtaining planning permissions and dealing with planning conditions
  • Regulatory Consultation
  • Intrusive Site Investigations
  • Landfill Gas Assessments and Remedial Design
  • Ground Gas Investigations, Risk Assessment and Mitigation
  • Groundwater Risk Assessments
  • Assessing Waste for Disposal Options
  • Human Health Risk Assessments
  • Remediation Design and Implementation
  • Validation Reporting
  • Pragmatic advice of cost-effective managements on liabilities, considering wider business and regulatory requirements. Corporate Reporting, Social Responsibility and sustainability.

Geotechnical Investigation

Our dedicated geotechnical specialists have 20+ years’ in dealing with all aspects of earthworks including soil mechanics, geo-hazards and foundations assessment. We provide a complete service, with input from our Structures Team to provide clear foundation solutions and geotechnical support for your site providing advice based on experience using advanced techniques such as 3D design and slope stability.

Our Services

  • Preliminary Desk Studies
  • Intrusive Site Investigations
  • Geotechnical Appraisals
  • Site abnormal assessments
  • Mining Investigation (coal and metalliferous)
  • Slope Stability Assessment
  • Hydrogeology
  • Earthworks Design

Why not call Marc today and find out how we can make a difference to your project?
  01244 288 178   click here to email us