Soil Investigation and Material Testing

Geotechnical Department of Capital Surveys is using the latest technology equipment for Drilling and also in our Laboratory for Soil Testing, Material Testing which is designed for all types of geotechnical investigation purpose. Equipment for Geophysical studies as well as mixers and pumps for grouting purposes are also available.

Field Test:

  • Geotechnical Investigation Supervision & Quality Control
  • Geological Mapping
  • Drilling and Sampling (Soil & Rock) Off-Shore & On Land
  • Groundwater Monitoring & Sampling
  • Permeability Test: Falling, Constant Head & Packer Test
  • Down-Hole Shear Wave Velocity Test
  • Cone Penetration Test (CPT)
  • Pressuremeter Test
  • Electrical Resistivity
  • In-situe Density Test
  • Plate Bearing Test
  • Pile Intigrity Test
  • Concrete Coring

Laboratory Test : Soil, Rock, Aggregate and Water:

  • Particle Size Distribution
  • Atterberg Limits
  • Bulk and Dry Density
  • Proctor
  • California Bearing Test (CBR)
  • Shear Strength
  • Unconfined Compressive Strength
  • Point Load
  • Chemical Analysis
  • Water Absorption
  • Particlers Finer Than 75μm
  • Flakness and Elongation Index
  • Moisture Content
  • Aggregate Crushing Value
  • Ten Percent Fine Value
  • Aggregate Impact Value
  • Soundness

Concrete :

  • Compressive Strength of Cubes and Cylinders
  • Density
  • Water Absorption
  • Water Impermeability
  • Initial Surface Absorption
  • Rapid Chloride Permeability
  • Chemical Analysis

We provide Onshore & Offshore Geotechnical Investigation. We have highly qualified Geotechnical Engineers, Geologist, Lab Technicians & Experienced drillers to undergo any task in the UAE and Overseas. Besides this, we provide consultancy services in engineering studies for construction projects. In the recent past Capital Surveys has undertaken Mega projects from various organizations like, Mubadala, Consult/Maunsel, EMAL, Nakheel, Limitless, EMAAR, Sorouh, Air Craft Technologies, SCADDIA, TDIC, PMDC, National Engineering Bereau, NDC, Abu Dhabi Municipality, Presidential Office Abu Dhabi and carried out surveys with complete satisfaction of the client.

Our Accreditations:

Major Projects

Sheikh Khalifa Medical City

Geotechnical Investigation & Topographic Survey Geotechnical Investigation.

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Sea Water Intake - 3

Bathymetric & Topographic Survey Geotechnical Investigation & Topographic Survey.

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Reclamanation Work for Mina Zayed

Offshore Geotechnical Investigation & Marine Geophysical Survey.

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Manhole Inventory & Topographic Survey

Inventory Survey of Manhole and Topographic Survey

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Dubai Creek

Bathymetric, Seabed Sonar Imaging & Current Measurements

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Western Region Municipality

Bathymetric & Topographic Survey Geotechnical Investigation & Topographic Survey

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EMAL Smelter Complex

Geotechnical Investigation & Topographic Survey Geotechnical Investigation

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