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OUR SMALL RIGS ARE PART BLOOD HOUND

December 16, 2020 0 Comments field-services

Maybe that should be beer hound, there are times that some field work sites are slightly more pleasant that others, one of small rigs experienced one last week.

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SO THIS IS CHRISTMAS

December 11, 2020 0 Comments soil-surverys

Our staff based in our Milton office celebrated Christmas in their usual style……with plenty of delicious food and washing it down with a beverage or two. We dined at...

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DO YOU WANT DOWELS WITH THAT

November 27, 2020 0 Comments soil-surverys

We sometimes get asked “Can we just shotcrete the face to stop it scouring? but I don’t want to use soil nails or dowels. This is why we don’t...

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LAZY DAYS AT THE RIVER

November 13, 2020 0 Comments field-services

One of our large rigs setting up beside a river in western Queensland. The site is a proposed new tourist facility in a town more known for gas and...

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MELBOURNE CUP 2020

November 11, 2020 0 Comments soil-surverys

While some things change……..most stay the same!! Soil Surveys held our annual Melbourne Cup lunch last Tuesday in both our Milton and Gold Coast offices. We had a flutter...

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CELEBRATING 25 YEARS

October 23, 2020 0 Comments soil-surverys

This week, Surah, one of our hard working admin staff at Milton, celebrated her 25 years with Soil Surveys with a lunch. This was Surah’s first position out of...

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THE 80’S WERE SIMPLER TIMES ON BUILDING SITES

October 19, 2020 0 Comments field-services

Doing a clean out of old photos and came across this flash back safety gem, I suppose we should be grateful at least one was wearing shoes. Times certainly...

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CLEAN UP IN AISLE TWO

October 2, 2020 0 Comments soil-surverys

One of our drillers went grocery shopping and decided to do concrete coring and testing while he was there. Not a bad clean up job.

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THE BEAST AT BALLYMORE

September 29, 2020 0 Comments soil-surverys

No we don’t mean the late great Stan P or the infamous Richard L we are referring to our Explorer 500 which we needed to use to carry out...

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