Experience across the transport infrastructure, operations and maintenance sectors

Structural Soils has participated in major airport, rail, road and maritime projects. For example, in the highways sector, we provide ground investigation services to National Highways to help managing agents and local authorities. We completed numerous investigations for road schemes and enhancements to the current networks.

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On major road projects, our range of experience includes ground assessments for barrier renewal, matrix signs and CCTV masts through to motorway and trunk road-widening projects and new road schemes, such as the South Bristol Link Road and the A66 from Penrith to Scotch Corner. We have well-qualified and motivated teams that understand the particular requirements for working on and near motorways, including rigorous health and safety expectations and environmental constraints.


Concerning the rail sector, we have dedicated teams and equipment offering two types of specialist ground investigation packages, namely RAIL SI or RAIL SI+PLUS. For information on these services and what is included in each package, see our rail sector page.

Whatever your needs, we can offer a full range of ground investigation techniques and in situ testing and in-house laboratory testing services. Our ground investigation reports adhere to exact specifications or design bespoke investigations. We can interpret data, reporting in various forms, including digital AGS and PDF files. Related services include ground investigation, drillinggeotechnical and geoenvironmental.

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Structural Soils is part of the RSK group of companies

The RSK group is a leading integrated environmental, engineering and technical services business offering bespoke end-to-end solutions to a variety of sectors. Headquartered in the UK but with an established presence throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Australia, RSK helps organisations around the world achieve their business aspirations in a sustainable and efficient manner.