Whether your scope includes a fully integrated site characterisation for a major project, or a bespoke ground investigation requiring a highly specialist methodology, we can provide an effective solution. 

Our expert team has experience of using a wide range of equipment in sectors including construction, energy, infrastructure and mining.


Our comprehensive drilling capability includes:

  • Rotary drilling - conventional & flight auger
  • Rotary coring - wireline (e.g. Geobor S) 
  • Cable percussion drilling
  • Sonic drilling
  • Overburden drilling
  • Measurement while drilling (MWD)
  • Specialist and modular rigs for access to remote and challenging site
  • Core sampling, logging, digital scanning and photography by technical experts

Complementary services include a full range of in situ testing including:

  • Instrumentation and monitoring
  • Pumping testing e.g. Packer testing
  • Dilatometer and pressuremeter testing
  • Downhole and crosshole geophysics
  • Borehole wireline logging
  • Extensive range of geotechnical laboratory tests

We have extensive experience in the construction, oil and gas, nuclear, water and mining sectors. Typical applications for our drilling services include:

  • Geotechnical site investigation 
  • Geological and hydrogeological studies
  • Environmental assessments
  • Water or mineral resource evaluations

The benefits of working with Fugro include.

  • A presence in more than 50 countries, enabling us to respond to international client needs promptly, economically and with appropriate resources
  • Expertise in complementary services, including investigation planning, mapping, geophysical surveys, soil and rock sample testing and the provision of integrated ground models encompassing recommendations and specialist advice
  • Rapid and efficient reporting, formatted to whatever local standards are required, and with options for real time data delivery via innovative tools such as Fugro Online
  • Safety and environmental practices benchmarked in highly demanding industries, such as oil and gas, and a commitment to consistently delivering the highest industry standards, wherever we work.

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