Investigations & Reporting

GeoReports undertakes investigation, feasibility and concept design development services for residential, commercial, industrial and infrastructure projects.

  • Geotechnical and groundwater investigations and reporting
  • Conceptual model development and selection of design parameters
  • Assessment of foundation and road pavement conditions
  • Mapping, factual and interpretive investigation, reporting and testing services
  • Route selection studies (pipelines, roads, rail)
  • Hazard and risk assessments (e.g. land instability, site contamination, flood studies)
  • Engineering geology (site evaluation; terrain evaluationĀ and classification; materials sources, and suitability for re-use)
  • Mapping, definition, investigation and testing of potentially problematic soil conditions
  • Environmental planning / site assessment services
  • Site classification for commercial and residential developments
  • Slope Stability Assessments (RMS Accredited Slope Risk Assessor)
  • Rail Industry Work (RIW) accredited

Design & Construction

GeoReports provides a range of geotechnical services through the design and build project cycle.


  • Industrial, commercial and residential buildings
  • Deep basements
  • Roads and railways including pavements, bridges, tunnels, embankments and cuttings
  • Mines and dams
  • Declines / Tunnels / Shafts
  • 2D Numerical Modelling
  • Transport Infrastructure Studies
  • Foundation design (footings, slabs, driven and bored piles)
  • Retaining structure design (gravity walls, anchored, propped or cantilevered walls, reinforced soil walls)
  • Slopes and excavations (slope stability assessment, soil nail and anchor design)
  • Earthworks and embankments (material suitability, stability analysis and settlement analysis)
  • Pavement assessment (flexible and rigid)
  • Ground improvement techniques and options
  • Advice on testing for soil/rock characteristics and properties
  • Groundwater assessment and dewatering systems
  • Design of temporary works
  • Durability Assessment (Soil and Groundwater Aggressivity)
  • Constructability Reviews
  • Instrumentation and Monitoring Systems

Advisory Services

Ground engineering problems? With over 25 years experience including lead design, independent review and expert witness roles, GeoReports can help with expert help and advice.


  • Forensic Assessments
  • Expert Witness Reporting
  • Due Diligence Studies
  • Arbitration Services
  • Input to Business Case Studies
  • Feasibility and Constructability Advice
  • Independent Review / Verification
  • Proof Engineering
  • Risk Assessment
  • Data Management
  • Technical Direction
  • Project Based Consulting
  • Options Development
  • Sensitivity Analyses and Statistical Assessment
  • Training and Mentoring
  • Value Engineering
  • Monitoring Review and Emergency Response
  • Investigation, Design and Construction Strategy