It is a well recognised fact that trenching can be both an expensive and a ‘hit-and-miss’ method to assess the potential archaeology on a site. We therefore asked SUMO's resident geophysical survey expert Dr John Gater, how clients can save their time and money using geophysical surveys?
A comprehensive geophysics survey, developed over 30 years by industry leaders. SUMO Geophysics surveys provide consistent results and high levels of detection accuracy. We assessed the equipment and methodology to discuss the depth of penetration achievable below.
To obtain successful results from your survey, several factors must be taken into consideration. The most important is the nature of the ground conditions, especially when there are crops growing on the fields. We have a list of the perfect conditions for geophysics to help you get the most out of your archaeological survey!
The SUMO Group has 139 years of combined survey experience, consistently aiming to reach the highest level of survey quality and customer expectations. However, in our experience, many clients are wasting their time and money through their choice of survey provider, often returning to SUMO to help resolve subsequent survey issues.
For many of SUMO’s clients, it is an internal requirement for most projects, that they obtain a PAS 128 compliant survey. In practice, there are many ways of achieving this, but we often hear that “PAS 128 compliancy comes at a cost”. So we got together with SUMO’s industry leading professionals to discuss PAS 128 and concluded that it’s easy to be cost-effective, if you do it smart! Keep reading to find out more…
A comprehensive utility survey carefully developed and refined over 15 years by industry leaders. The SUMO Survey is for clients who need consistent results and high levels of detection accuracy. We assessed the equipment and methodology to discuss the depth of penetration achievable…
When it comes to designing/redesigning underground drainage systems, it is extremely important that construction professionals seek a comprehensive CCTV survey to assess the condition of the existing pipework and to aid the design process.