South Bristol Link Road, North Somerset


Through detailed liaison with the client and designer, ESP has delivered quality investigation services. There was a high importance on data quality, strict cost control, liaison with stakeholders and multiple land owners/occupiers. ESP maintained consistent service levels throughout the contract.

Project Details:

Proposed link section for the new Bristol Airport trunk road. ESP were engaged to provide ground investigation services to classify the shallow and deep geology comprising:

  • Resident engineer supervision.
  • Borehole and trial pit logging.
  • Trial Pits.
  • Windowless Sampling.
  • Dynamic Cone Penetrometer Testing.
  • Cable Percussion and Rotary Boreholes.
  • Borehole Tele-viewer Logging.
  • Geotechnical laboratory testing.
  • Geoenvironmental laboratory testing.
  • Instrumentation of wells with standpipe installations, groundwater piezometers and ongoing monitoring.