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A Phase I Desk Study, also known as a preliminary risk assessment, is often required as part of the planning process.

A Desk Study allied to a site walkover, allows the geotechnical and environmental setting of the site to be determined and highlights areas of particular concern that might require further targeted investigation.

GRM uses industry guidance which includes:

Completion of the desk study allows a preliminary conceptual model to be produced. Further advice is then provided. Typical objectives include:

  • Obtain information, from easily accessible sources, about the soil and groundwater conditions within the area of the site.
  • Determine the possible ground related geotechnical and contamination hazards within the site boundaries that may affect the proposed development.
  • Provide preliminary development recommendations.
  • Provide advice on further works required for the cost-effective reduction of risks to the development and procedures likely to satisfy regulators.
  • Contamination risk assessment.
  • Preliminary geotechnical assessment.
  • Recommendations for Intrusive Ground Investigation (Phase II).

To discuss any requirements you might have for a Phase I Desk Study, please fill in the contact form at the side of this page or please call 01283 551249.

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Phase I Desk StudiesProviding solutions for 25 years.

Looking for advice or a quotation?

What is a Phase I Desk Study?

A Phase I Desk Study, also known as a preliminary risk assessment, is often required as part of the planning process.

A Desk Study allied to a site walkover, allows the geotechnical and environmental setting of the site to be determined and highlights areas of particular concern that might require further targeted investigation.

 

How do GRM carry out this service?

What are the stages GRM carry out in the service? Is there an on-site investigation or walkover? Can everything be done over email? Does the client need to provide any documents?

 

What qualifications, certifications and guidelines do GRM follow regarding this service?

Do GRM and staff hold any specific qualifications or certifications in order to offer this service or even to give a better service than competitors? Along with this what are the guidelines that GRM follow in order to make sure this service is carried out legally and professionally?

 

How do I get a Phase I Desk Study?

To discuss any requirements you might have for a Phase I Desk Study, please fill in the contact form at the side of this page or please call 01283 551249.

Need a Quote?Fill in our contact form and we will get back to you.

We want you to know exactly how our service works and why we need your details. Please state that you have read and agree to our terms before you continue. Tick the box to agree to our Terms & Conditions.
We’d love to get in touch with the latest info about our services and company. We will always treat your personal details with the utmost care and will never share them with third parties. Tick the box below if you agree to be contacted by email or phone in regards to our company and services.

Looking for advice or a quotation?