Laboratory Testing

We can provide discounted rates for the chemical testing of soil, water and gas samples, utilising a laboratory that possesses the MCERTS and UKAS accreditation that the industry regulators require.

In-Situ Testing

Jackson Drilling Ltd is able to offer a number of in-situ tests including Packer testing (single and double); Falling Head Tests; Soakaway testing and TRL DCP testing for highways investigation. We can also arrange on your behalf a number of in-situ tests (at preferential rates) including CBR testing, Plate Bearing tests, and Nuclear Density Testing.

In-situ CBR test
In-situ CBR test


Jackson Drilling Ltd can provide the results of site investigation boreholes in accordance with the client’s requirements. Our small team of Engineers are widely experienced in site supervision and soil and rock logging.

The logging of soils and rock samples is provided in accordance with BS5930 and BS1377. Detailed borehole logs can also be supplied in a PDF format, on CD-ROM or can be sent via email.

Ground Investigation data can also be provided in the industry standard AGS format in accordance with the ‘Electronic Transfer of Geotechnical and Geo-Environmental Data’ (3rd Edition) : 1999, Published by the Association of Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Specialists (AGS).