12th International Conference of Archaeological Prospection

12th - 16th September 2017,, University of Bradford.
45 Years of Commercial Archaeological Geophysics in the UK: Have we Progressed?
Dr John Gater MCIfA FSA

The Great British SUMO Survey…The Winners Announced!

We are delighted to announce the two lucky winners for the professional and amateur categories of The Great British SUMO Survey….

PAS 128 – 3 years on, is anyone any the wiser?

Hailed as a means for customers to understand what they are actually ordering and compare like-for-like utility survey quotes fairly, it is now 3 years since PAS 128 (Specification for underground utility detection verification and location) was published.

Sketch-up models

SUMO provide Sketch-up models from laser scan point clouds or from traditional measurements. Sketch-up models can built from old survey drawings and outputted in 2D and 3D as image files and as animations.

SUMO takes to the skies…

SUMO now provides aerial surveys including roof inspections, photogrammetry and earthwork surveys as part of our development strategy for multi-discipline surveying services

Peter Marsh returns as Survey Director

SUMO are pleased to announce Peter Marsh's return to the business and his appointment to Survey Director at SUMO Services Ltd. As Survey Director, Peter will assume responsibility for contributing to the organisation's growth .

New Merger

With effect from January 2017 GSB Prospection and Stratascan have fully merged into one operation, under the new name of: SUMO SURVEY - Geophysics for Archaeology and Engineering

Richard III’s remains discovered

Stratascan Limited (a member of the SUMO Group) were called in to carry out a geophysical survey of the car park, which assisted in the discovery.

The Search for Henry I's remains...

Reading’s “Hidden Abbey Project” (HAP), recently commissioned SUMO Archaeology to conduct a high density Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) survey.