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GDG Completes Ground Movement Assessment for Directional Drilling

By: GDG
Posted on: 08-Sep-2017
Filed under: Project updates, News
Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions Ltd (GDG) was appointed by BGH Property (Kilcock) to provide a ground movement prediction for a proposed sewer to be installed beneath an Irish Rail line.  GDG were working in collaboration with Pat O’Gorman & Associates who were BGH Property’s engineer.  GDG’s John O’Donovan and Alban Gorreja carried out a site visit to the proposed site of the sewer. 

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Meet GDG’s new addition, Peter Kerry

By: GDG
Posted on: 04-Sep-2017
Filed under: Personnel, News
We are delighted to welcome Peter Kerry, the latest addition to our Dublin team.

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GDG Push Ahead with Research into CPT Based Foundation Engineering!

By: GDG
Posted on: 28-Aug-2017
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Design engineer, Juliana de Oliveira Vasconcelos,  will present  at CPT’18  next year in Delft, The Netherlands.  CPT’18 is the 4th International Symposium on Cone Penetration Testing.  It will focus on the solution of geotechnical challenges using the cone penetration test CPT.

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GDG Summer Event

By: gdgadmin
Posted on: 24-Aug-2017
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On Friday 18 August GDG staff headed to Mespil Road & boarded the fabulous Canal Boat Restaurant & went down into the dining area for some mingling, chat & a lovely lunch (& delicious desserts).

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Irish Rail Asset Inspections

By: GDG
Posted on: 22-Aug-2017
Filed under: Project updates, News
Our Asset Inspection Team is currently training and mentoring with Irish Rail Staff to enable us to assist their national asset inspection programme. The team has examined all kinds of structures during the last two weeks including a couple of notable structures.

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GDG Reviews Ability of Contiguous Pile Wall to Support Additional Loads

By: GDG
Posted on: 21-Aug-2017
Filed under: Project updates, News
GDG collaborated with Aspire Consulting Engineers to investigate whether a currently cantilevering contiguous pile wall could support additional loads due to a mobile crane. The CFA pile wall was already installed and basement had been excavated.  The project is located north west of London. 

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GDG acts as Principal Designer for Greenway Project

By: GDG
Posted on: 17-Aug-2017
Filed under: Project updates, News
GDG recently acted as Principal Designer for the London Borough of Newham on their Greenway scheme which links a number of cycle ways together. 

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Irish Rail Asset Inspections On Track!

By: GDG
Posted on: 11-Aug-2017
Filed under: Project updates, News
Our asset inspection team were delighted to see the good weather this week as we kicked off a new project with Irish Rail to undertake asset inspections for one third of the national railway network.

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Meet our new member of staff, Helen McGhee

By: GDG
Posted on: 10-Aug-2017
Filed under: Personnel, News
We are delighted to welcome the latest addition to our Belfast team - Helen is a graduate from Queens University Belfast, holding a Master’s Degree (MEnG) in civil and environmental engineering. Helens research project work at QUB included the development of a test programme for the mapping of wave climate within ocean wave basins, in conjunction with DHI’s Port and Offshore Technology Department.

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Welcome to our Newsletter Issue 10 - Spring/Summer 2017

By: GDG
Posted on: 25-Jul-2017
Filed under: Newsletters
Welcome to the tenth edition of the GDG quarterly newsletter.

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