The Geotechnical Engineers and Engineering Geologists at Kelly Construction Limited uses the principles of soil  and rock mechanics to investigate subsurface conditions and materials; determine the relevant physical/mechanical and chemical properties of these materials; evaluate stability of natural slopes and man-made soil deposits; assess risks posed by site conditions; design earthworks and structure foundations; and monitor site conditions, earthwork and foundation construction.

Equipment

GY150 Core Drilling Rig

Rotary core drilling rig trailer mounted for ease of movement and set up Capable of drilling vertical and inclined holes to 150m deep

5 Sets

Grouting/Lugeon/Permeability  Testing Equipment

Single and double packers for carrying out lugeon tests Flow metres, deep metres for carrying out falling and constant head tests Grout pumps for injecting grout

4Sets

PASI Model16S24-N equipment with a 12 v power battery and MASW seismic survey Equipment and data acquisition

2Sets

ABEM SAS 2000 Terrameter

ABEM SAS 2000 terrameter which includes Induced Polarity together connecting cables and clips, stainless steel non-polarising current electrodes and copper potential electrodes.

4Sets

Schmidt Hammer

4Sets

Cover metre Machine

2Sets

Support Vehicles

Toyota 4wd Pickups 3no, Water bowser 10000lts 1no, Water Bowser 6000lts 2no, Mitsubishi canters 3tons 3no, Mitsubishi Lorries 7tons 2no.