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Soakaway Design and Testing

Soakaway Design and Testing

Soakaways are used to collect surface water runoff allowing for its efficient infiltration into the adjacent soil. Here Ryan Hobson gives a brief overview of soakaway testing and the test methods used to determine whether the soil conditions are suitable for soakaway drainage.…

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Behind the Scenes at a Rail Depot: Keeping the Client Compliant

Behind the Scenes at a Rail Depot: Keeping the Client Compliant

David Gilmour, business manager, Built Environment Services, SOCOTEC, visited the maintenance depot of a long-term rail client for their monthly depot monitoring assessment, as part of SOCOTEC’s services to keep them compliant. Here, David tells us about his day on site to share what goes on behind the scenes.…

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