Welcome to CGL
We are an award-winning geotechnical and geoenvironmental consultancy. We work at the forefront of the industry, providing innovative ground solutions that allow our clients to manage their ground risks.
Ground Engineering Analysis and Design
Leadership in Ground Engineering
“We can help you to manage risks, forecast and contain costs, or to turn marginally viable proposals into profitable opportunities.”
CGL is the UK’s biggest independent specialist geotechnical and geoenvironmental consultancy, delivering leading edge services for a wide range of clients. We provide advice and design solutions on a broad range of ground-related issues, working directly with site developers or their design and construction teams.
Our strengths are our core engineering knowledge and broad perspective incorporating both geotechnical and geoenvironmental expertise. Our deep understanding of ground and contaminant behaviour means we can give you cost effective advice on complex site conditions. We can provide value engineered solutions for difficult sites that often turn marginally viable developments into profitable opportunities.
Recent CGL Projects
Latest News From CGL
CGL’s site investigations at Creag Dhubh are within commercial forestry, with soft peat bogs and recently felled areas, so our team is utilising specialised wide-tracked, low load-bearing plant to access all proposed exploratory locations.
CGL is providing geotechnical research to assist planning for a funicular in the historic and scenic North Yorkshire town of Knaresborough.
Simon Hunt, Engineer at CGL’s Harrogate office successfully completed the Welsh 3000s on 7 July. The challenge is to walk across the summits of the 15 Welsh mountains over 3000ft in under 24 hours.