Case Studies

Geological faulting under Wimbledon Stadium
Wimbledon, London

GB Card & Partners has provided geotechnical and geoenvironmental consultancy services for the re-development of the Wimbledon Greyhound Stadium in the London Borough of Merton. Our role has included designing and managing the site investigation and assisting with the subsequent pre-construction planning and design phases.

Major development over historic landfill
Erith, Kent

GB Card & Partners has been assisting one of their developer clients over a number of years to bring what was considered to be ‘an undevelopable site’ back into use. Provision of pre-purchase technical support, assisting in obtaining planning permission and undertaking design work has seen the commencement of the construction of a landmark residential development and primary school.

Project Wareham, Swanage
Swanage, UK

Swanage Railway is a heritage railway located on the Isle of Purbeck in Dorset. From 2017, the railway will be operating a trial community service between Wareham and Swanage as part of the Purbeck Rail Partnership. To enable this, GB Card & Partners has provided project management, civil and environmental engineering design and advice for the project.

Battersea Regeneration Area
London, UK

Risk Assessment & Remediation - GB Card & Partners designed the remedial strategy, advised on foundation and substructure design and obtained regulatory consent to allow the project to proceed, bringing financial benefit.

Geotechnical & Drainage Advice
Burkina Faso, West Africa

For this ambitious project GB Card & Partners provided pro bono geotechnical and drainage advice for the charity-funded modernisation of a school in Burkina Faso.