Terrafirma, an expert provider of environmental information and data intelligence, today launched the Ground Report, a risk and liabilities report designed to enable property professionals to better identify, manage and resolve ground and environmental hazards…
Land. A word that is defined by its ownership, purpose, value or location and is often viewed, from a local, regional or national economic perspective, for its agricultural or development potential. However, land in the UK is also defined by our geological and extraction history, both of which can pose significant risks to property, investment and people.
A large sinkhole opened in the car park of Pinner Wood School, Harrow, forcing its immediate temporary closure. Geotechnical surveys and site investigations have been commissioned to determine the cause of the collapse and assess the stability of the land.
On 1st October, 2015, a giant sinkhole opened up in Fontmell Close, St Albans forcing families to evacuate their homes and cutting off utilities to over 50 properties.