Ground Penetrating Radar survey of Inverness Castle

2019-12-05T09:31:17+00:00December 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Last month, Malcolm Hughes was instructed to carry out a detailed Ground Penetrating Radar survey of Inverness Castle to detect rabbit burrows. Due to the shape of the survey area, scans were logged with GNSS to provide accurate geo-positioning. Radar is an excellent method of detecting subsurface anomalies.  The burrows themselves

Malcolm Hughes carried out Heysham docks scans

2019-11-28T16:16:18+00:00November 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Detailed GPR scans being carried out at Heysham docks as part of an investigation to establish the locations and depths of potable water on site.  As the pipe materials were solely non-conductive and the ground conditions were varying, GPR was the ideal detection technique for this task.  Water mains offer

Dudley Road; PAS128 M4(P) Utility Mapping Survey using the Stream C GPR system

2019-02-08T11:36:01+00:00February 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Malcolm Hughes is currently undertaking a complex PAS128 utility mapping survey of Dudley Road, Birmingham. This project involves 2 kilometres of detailed utility survey work along one of Birmingham’s major roads into the city. The specification for this survey; PAS128 M4(P) involves the highest level of Survey Type B Methodology

Malcolm Hughes Land Surveyors Ltd. achieve (near) perfection in latest Achilles UVDB Audit

2019-01-08T16:20:57+00:00September 26th, 2018|News, Professional, Uncategorized|

The utilities market is fast moving with increasingly stringent regulation and new technologies. Achilles UVDB is the utility industry pre-qualification system used across the UK. Achilles work closely with key buying organisations in the sector to help them achieve the highest standards of supply chain assurance. Part of the Achilles

Nick Hampson completes 24 hour race

2019-01-08T16:23:31+00:00September 14th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

Malcolm Hughes Managing Director Nick Hampson recently competed in the Southport 24 hour dinghy race, finishing 4th in class. The race is a national endurance race for classic sailing dinghies, organised by the West Lancashire Yacht Club, with an expected fleet of 70 boats racing. Boat crews sail for shifts

Stuart Gilling becomes Chartered Land Surveyor

2019-01-08T16:31:20+00:00June 12th, 2018|Staff, Uncategorized|

Malcolm Hughes is pleased to announce that Stuart Gilling has recently passed his RICS and will now become a Chartered Land Surveyor. Stuart is one of our managers based in our Sale office responsible for the CAD team and delivery to Clients. Stuart also works as part of a team