The ground is one of the most unpredictable materials man has had to engineer in order to develop the infrastructure necessary to build a modern society.
Geofirma are a niche geotechnical consultancy and we understand the complexities of ground behaviour. We are therefore well equipped to provide robust and cost effective ground engineering solutions to construction problems.
Our business is very much focused on our clients. Therefore, our primary aim is to deliver clear and concise advice and reports which can be easily understood by our clients. We always deliver high-quality work to agreed deadlines and budget.
The main services we offer are:

  • Design of foundation solutions (bearing piles, shallow foundations, ground treatment etc)
  • Bored and sheet pile retaining wall design
  • Slope stability analysis and remedial works
  • Specification of earthworks
  • Basement impact assessments
  • Planning, specifying and supervision of ground investigations
  • Geotechnical interpretation
  • Training delivery of geotechnical design courses
  • Expert Witness Services

We are a well established practice within the civil and geotechnical community with affiliations to the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE), British Geotechnical Association (BGA), The Geological Society, as well as being an associate member of the Federation of Piling Specialists (FPS).


If you do have a ground related problem which needs a solution, please contact us for a free no obligation discussion.


Bearing pile design and retaining wall design

Shallow foundation design

Slope stability analysis and embankment design

Basement impact assessments

Ground investigation planning and supervision

Geotechnical interpretation

Geotechnical design training

Independent checking