As ground investigation experts, EMS Geotech provide a range of Geotechnical, Geo-Environmental and contaminated land services in accordance with BS 5930: 2015, BS 10175: 2013 and Eurocode EC7: Parts 1 and 2 (ref BS EN 1997-1:2004 and BS EN 1997-2:2007) EMS Geotech work primarily throughout Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Shropshire and Powys but provide UK wide coverage with a wide range of public and private sector clients.

Our specialist, local geotechnical consultants have experience working on projects of various sizes throughout Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Shropshire and Powys, relating to residential, commercial & light industrial, utilities, infrastructure and landfill. This background and knowledge allows us to offer a range of environmental surveys and assessments including:


  • Contaminated Land Investigations
  • Phase 1 Desk Studies
  • Phase 2 Site / Ground Investigations
  • Phase 3 Remediation and Validation
  • Ground Gas Risk Assessment
  • Soakaway/Percolation Testing
  • Soil and Water Testing
  • Foundation Inspection Pits
  • CBR Testing
  • Preliminary foundation and pavement design
  • Flood Risk Assessments