Compass Geotechnical Ltd
Geotechnical, Geoenvironmental and Civil Engineering Consultants
Your partner in providing professional ground engineering solutions for over 30 years
Quarries and Aggregates
As independent, qualified geotechnical specialists, Compass Geotechnical carry out geotechnical assessments and provide Schedule 1 reports in accordance with the Quarries Regulations 1999 and the associated Approved Code of Practice 1 for both national and independent quarry operators.
Compass Geotechnical regularly act as consultants for producers of primary and secondary aggregates and recycled products.
Our services and expertise include:
Excavations, Solid Tips and Lagoons
Appraisal and assessment in accordance with Regulation 33 (Quarries Regulations) and the requirements of the Health and Safety Executive.
Recommendations for the design of new quarry excavations, design and maintenance of stockpiles, storage mounds, water and silt lagoons.
Preparation of Schedule 1 Reports for significant hazards.
Excavation and Tips Rules
Preparation and review of Excavation and Tip rules.
On Site Sampling Services
Certified sampling carried out to BS EN 932-1.
Quarry Consultancy Services
Advice on the specification and frequency of compliance testing required for both primary and secondary aggregates including chemical analysis for sulphates, leachates, contamination and the interpretation of results. Guidance on the use of materials and products as well as the compaction and handling of materials.
Factory Production Control (FPC) systems
Design, review and audit of Factory Production Control (FPC) systems and associated documentation, production of certificates of conformity and maintenance of records.