Below is a list of all confirmed exhibitors for Geotechnica ME 2013. Names and details of this year's exhibitors will be added as and when confirmation of bookings are made. Check back soon for an updated list.
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Incorporating Equipe Training and Equipe Geosolutions, the Equipe Group are the hosts of Geotechnica ME 2013, as well as Geotechnica UK. They are one of the leading lights in the sustained development and growth of the geotechnical and drilling sectors. Equipe Training offer industry specific Heath and Safety training, along with a number of geotechnical and drilling courses, whilst Equipe Geosolutions provide the industry with new, ground-breaking technologies such as the GE Award winning product - KeyLogbook. The Equipe Group also incorporates theGeotechnica magazine, the industry's leading online concept e-magazine.
Tesmec Group is mainly active in the design, production and marketing of integrated solutions for the construction and maintenance of infrastructures such as aerial and underground networks and pipelines. In addition to these traditional businesses, Tesmec is increasing its market presence in two new market segments: Power Grid's efficiency improvement & management and Offer of Digging Specialist Services.
Gulf Laboratories specialise in providing geotechnical, geological and material testing services to international and local clients in Qatar, and from early 2008 in the Sultanate of Oman. With over 35 years experience, they have contributed to a large proportion of all civil engineering, water resources and development projects in Qatar. Their key activities include: Geotechnical site investigation, Laboratory testing services, Drilling services, Specialist testing including hydrological studies, geophysical surveys and pile integrity testing.
Al Hai & Al Mukaddam Qatar
Al Hai & Al Mukaddam Qatar (AHAMQ) is the Doha based sister company of Al Hai & Al Mukaddam for Geotechnical Works (AHAM). Established in 1976, AHAM's scope of activities include Soil Investigation (Offshore & Onshore), Geophysical Studies, Material Testing (Soil, Aggregates, Concrete, Steel, Cement & Water), Testing of Piles (PDA, PIT, CHA, Caliper Logging), Non Destructive Testing of Concrete Structures and Quality Control in Construction Sites. Upholding quality assurance is our priority. Please visit our website www.ahamgeo.com for more information and contact details.
Association of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Specialists
The Association of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Specialists (AGS) is a non-profit making trade association established to improve the profile and quality of geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering. The membership comprises UK organisations and individuals having a common interest in the business of site investigation, geotechnics, geoenvironmental engineering, engineering geology, geochemistry, hydrogeology, and other related disciplines.
Boode is a family owned company & has been active in groundwater abstraction since 1897. Boode UK is a world leader in the manufacture of PVC water well casing and screen systems and offers a range of high quality PVC water well products. This, coupled with excellent service, fast on time delivery schedules and flexibility have ensured that Boode products are installed successfully, worldwide.
British Geological Survey
Founded in 1835, the British Geological Survey (BGS) is the world's oldest national geological survey and the United Kingdom's premier centre for earth science information and expertise. The BGS provides expert services and impartial advice in all areas of geoscience. Our client base is drawn from the public and private sectors both in the UK and internationally. As a public sector organisation BGS is responsible for advising the UK government on all aspects of geoscience as well as providing impartial geological advice to industry, academia and the public. The BGS is part of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), which is the UK's main agency for funding and managing research, training, and knowledge exchange in the environmental sciences. They also undertake an extensive programme of overseas research, surveying and monitoring, including major institutional strengthening programmes in the developing world.
Brunel University (London)
Brunel is a world-class university based in Uxbridge, West London. Now over 40 years old, their mission has always been to combine academic rigour with the practical, entrepreneurial and imaginative approach pioneered by their namesake Isambard Kingdom Brunel. The Brunel School of Engineering and Design is one of the largest and most successful Engineering and Design Schools in the UK. Their vision is to be an innovative provider of educational and research programmes that lead to advances in knowledge and skills for sustainable technological development and wealth creation.
Byrne Looby Partners
Byrne Looby Partners (BLP) are specialist engineering consultants. They provide project management consultancy services and deliver engineering solutions for geotechnical, civil, structural and water engineering projects across a diverse spectrum of built environment, infrastructure, construction, hydrocarbon and energy focused industries for both permanent and temporary works. They have undertaken a range of projects in Qatar and the Middle East including the Lusail Expressway microtunnel (Hyundai, Qatar), Al Khor Sewage Treatment Plant (Petroserv, Qatar), Strategic Tunnel Enhancement Programme (Zublin, UAE) and World's Tallest flagpole (Al-Babtail LeBlanc, KSA). Their team's technical expertise, economic awareness, management skills and appreciation of clients' needs allows them to provide optimal solutions to the technical challenges of projects in the Middle East and Europe.
Cambridge Insitu design, develop, manufacture and use on site pressuremeters for measuring insitu the stiffness and strength of soils and rocks. Their best known product is the Cambridge Self Boring Pressuremeter. Their devices are found world wide and have been used on many important civil engineering projects. In addition they make load cells and similar devices that use strain gauges, to their own design and also in co-operation with others. They are experienced in the design and manufacture of data logging systems and writing software for recording and displaying data.
Clear Solutions International
Clear Solutions International Limited is an independent drilling fluid specialist, employing a team of geotechnical specialists and drilling fluids engineers across Europe. Working extensively on high performance drilling and underground construction projects, they pride themselves on providing an environmentally friendly world-class service.
David Norbury Limited
Professor David Norbury is an engineering geologist with over 38 years experience of investigating the ground, compiling ground models and communicating within the project team. These skills have been deployed in project investigations, tunnelling, groundworks and project management in projects across Europe, Africa and the Far East. His reputation is in the provision of sound and practical advice, and in keeping projects moving forwards. David Norbury set up his own limited company in 2006 to provide his specialist expertise gained over 32 years with Soil Mechanics and CL Associates, on the open market.
Fugro is a multinational group of consulting engineers which provides advice, technical applications and surveying operations. Fugro collects processes and interprets data related to the earth's surface and soil composition and provides advice based on the results. Fugro provides services such as precise positioning, construction materials testing, reservoir engineering and data management. Fugro operates around the globe at sea, on land and from the air using professional, highly specialised staff and advanced technologies many of which have been developed in-house.
Geolabs Limited are a wholly independent testing-only company which ensures that they can respond to clients needs and requirements and are not influenced by any parent company considerations. Their testing is performed by staff with a combined total of over 300 years of soils testing experience. They ensure that the highest level of quality is achieved and maintained in their operations and they are accredited by UKAS for a wide range of tests including: effective stress; shearboxes; classification; earthworks; consolidation; permeability; total stress tests etc.
Geotechnical Observations (GeO) has been delivering structural and geotechnical monitoring solutions for more than 10 years. The company has worked on many high profile construction projects such as Heathrow Terminals 2B & 5, the new Wembley Stadium and Crossrail. GeO offers geotechnical knowledge and instrumentation know-how, which combine in a unique way to enhance understanding of the projects being monitored. GeO is the exclusive distributor of Shape Arrays in the UK and Ireland.
Institution of Civil Engineers
ICE is an international membership organisation that promotes and advances civil engineering around the world. ICE is a qualifying body, a centre for the exchange of specialist knowledge, and a provider of resources to encourage innovation and excellence in the profession worldwide. Their purpose is to qualify professionals engaged in civil engineering, exchange knowledge and best practice, and promote their contribution to society. Their members help to create the structures and systems that sustain society. They are responsible for designing, building, maintaining and improving bridges, roads, canals, docks, office buildings, hospitals, schools, airports, power stations, railways, flood defences, water-treatment facilities... everywhere.
Jet Materials are a UK based company with over 30 years technical and sales knowledge providing a range of services and products to Civil Engineering and Education. Their main focus is Materials Testing Equipment, covering Soils, Concrete, Asphalt, Bitumen, Cement, Steel, Rock, Aggregates and general laboratory equipment. All of their equipment is compliant to EN, BS, ASTM or AASHTO standards. They are UK agents/distributors for quality equipment manufacturers from Italy, Germany, USA and Australia.
LimitState develops software products and supplies training courses, seminars and related consultancy services for structural and geotechnical engineers. Their innovative and easy to use software products use computational limit analysis techniques to rapidly and robustly analyse the ultimate (collapse) limit state. LimitState software is now in use by over 100 industrial organisations in 30 countries worldwide.
Marchetti DMT design, manufacture and produce the Marchetti Dilatometer (DMT). The main application of the DMT is to estimate Settlements and Operative Moduli, both in sands and clays, and the undrained shear strength in clay. Other design applications include: compaction control, detecting slip surfaces in slopes, liquefiability, laterally loaded piles and other geotechnical problems using the soil parameters for which the instrument provides estimates.
With experience of working in 14 countries, across three continents, Meridian Drilling and Meridian Geotechnics provide exploration, water well drilling and site investigation services to the construction and mining industries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Based in the UK and Dubai, with country offices and infrastructure in Addis Ababa, Pointe Noire and Dakar, operations start in Qatar in 2014.
Based in Italy, Pagani Geotechnical Equipment supply Equipment for Geotechnics, Geophysics, Environment Research and Monitoring Systems across the world. Consequently Pagani are able to satisfy all the requirements of Geotechnical In-Situ Investigations. Pagani build and deliver specialised penetrometer rigs capable of carrying out static and/or dynamic CPTu tests.
Soil Engineering has been involved with the geotechnical sector since 1963. Today the company is one of the UK's leading geotechnical contractors with a proven capability in all elements of ground investigation and stabilisation. With comprehensive in house resources, Soil Engineering is a major provider of: Ground Stabilisation, Drilling and Grouting, Site Investigation, Specialist Drilling, Environmental Engineering, Laboratory Testing, Technical Advice and In Situ Testing and Monitoring.
SOLDATA is a service provider, delivering structural, environmental and geotechnical monitoring solutions including geophysical surveys. From initial design, commissioning, data management through to reporting via their industry respected geoscope software, they provide the optimised solution. Uniquely, Soldata provides satellite radar interferometry techniques to remotely determine non-linear vertical settlement. With established offices in the Middle East and around the world they are well positioned to provide a local service with international expertise.
UK Trade and Investment
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) works with UK-based businesses to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner of choice. UKTI has professional advisers both within the UK and across more than 100 international markets. UKTI has a customer commitment to helping its UK and international customers by providing a range of services, to a high standard and improve customer service by listening to customer feedback.
VJ Tech Ltd are a world leading manufacturer of high quality, affordable laboratory equipment and software for soil, rock and concrete testing. Specialising in geotechnical laboratory systems for both research and commercial testing companies, VJ Tech offer off-the-shelf solutions and bespoke systems to meet their customers' needs. Their core products include fully automated software controlled triaxial, unsaturated triaxial, permeability, shear box, simple shear, consolidation systems and bespoke systems to customer requirements.