Envirotreat was commissioned by Speller Metcalfe to undertake a comprehensive ground investigation, based on trial pit excvation of the Moor Lane site to characterise the surplus soils.
The former open space / former landfill was being redeveloped a specialist £16 million residential centre, which will help older people live healthier lives.
The trial pitting was aimed at facilitating the offsite disposal.
Envirotreat attended site and excavated 52 number trial pits on a former landfill site to formation levels.
Samples were submitted to i2 Analytical for analysis.
Based on the analysis obtained Envirotreat were able to carry out a WM3 waste soils assessment to better inform them client in respect to their disposal.