Utility Surveying Qualifications

by Gary Simpson 01/10/2015 filed under Utility Surveying


This week the technical services department celebrated all of the surveyors becoming qualified in NVQ Level 2 and 3 Utility Mapping and Surveying.  The team undertakes land and utility surveys to demanding internal and external technical standards and ensures that health and safety requirements and systems are strictly adhered to. They are fully conversant with the requirements for the safe operation of the plant and equipment required for undertaking of topographic and GPS Surveys, Utility Clearance and Mapping, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) and geotechnical and geo-environmental monitoring.


The team’s qualifications include CSCS, SPA Petrol Retail, LPS trained (ESSO), Defensive Driver Training, LTU Benchmark Levels 1, 2 and 3 in Advanced Utility Surveying, Confined Spaces Level 3, National Grid Person (Substations), BESC (Substations), PTS and IWA.


The technical services department form an integral part of Geotechnical Engineering’s integrated ground investigation service, taking a project from service clearance to enable ground disturbance, through to drilling services, laboratory testing and reporting.


For further details of all our technical services capability please contact Gary Simpson on gary.simpson@geoeng.co.uk