Case Studies

Our project portfolio encompasses a wide spectrum of developments and projects in terms of size, nature and complexity, ranging from an individual domestic property to large-scale developments, high-rise buildings and mixed-use urban re-generation schemes

The Gobbins Coastal Walkway

For the last few years Red Rock Geo have been Geotechnical consultants to Mid and East Antrim Borough Council leading the works to reopen the Gobbins Coastal Walkway in Northern Ireland.

Fort Bovisand Redevelopment

Red Rock have been geotechnical consultants for the £14m redevelopment of the historic Victorian fort of Fort Bovisand lying on the eastern approaches to Plymouth Sound.

Dawlish, Devon

Red Rock undertook ground investigations and inspections of a section of cliff to provide a design for the slope stabilisation of a coastal cliff section.

Student Village University of Exeter

A new student village at East Park for the University of Exeter comprising 11 tower blocks of student accommodation and commercial premises.

St Aubin, Jersey

Red Rock have undertaken many larger slope stabilisation schemes for commercial premises and developments.

Former Plastics Manufacturing Site, Somerset

Works on this historic site involved the demolition and refurbishment of existing structures and extensive soil remediation.

A39 Watersmeet, Exmoor

Red Rock uses statistical risk assessment techniques to ascertain the necessity and proportionality of any slope stabilisation measures to the level of instability risk.

Shaldon, Devon

Ground investigation, slope assessment, and stabilisation design for a new private property.

Beckley Court, Plymouth

Red Rock have been involved in the ground investigations and assessments of some of the tallest buildings in the South West.

Clay Processing Site, Plymouth

A former clay dryer site where works involved decommissioning, remediation, and restoration of the site.

New Slipway, River Dart

Red Rock have considerable experience in ground investigations on quaysides and over water.

Brixham, Devon

Red Rock undertook the slope stabilisation design required to improve, to acceptable levels, the stability condition of a former quarry slope at the rear of building property.

Former Community Centre, Plymouth

Works on this derelict community centre involved extensive asbestos remediation and validation testing.

St Agnes, Cornwall

Red Rock undertook a ground investigation for foundation and slope stability design for the re-development of a residential property at St Agnes.

Glove Manufacturing Site, Somerset

The site has been a glove dyeing and manufacturing factory since the mid-1800s and investigations were required ahead of future re-development.

Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

Following recent winter storms, the issue of coastal stability has come to the fore.

Former Tip, Camborne

A former undeveloped corner of a residential area which had suffered from unregulated tipping leading to extensive contamination by asbestos insulation materials and fibres.

South Sands, Salcombe, Cornwall

Red Rock were appointed to design, direct, and verify the stabilisation works for a cut slope at a residential property.

Derelict Site, Stratford, London

This high profile re-development involved detailed investigations, culminating in extensive soil and remediation works.

Basingtostoke, Hampshire

Red Rock completed a slope stability assessment for different slope sections and developed a soil nail design to improve their stability.

Dawlish Road Failure, Devon

Red Rock undertook the stabilisation design of a section of failing slope affecting a public road.

Slope Failure, Salcombe

Red Rock was asked to provide an assessment and stabilisation design for a rock face prior to the construction of a new private residential dwelling.

Landslide, Wincanton, South Somerset

Land instabilities can sometimes be of a scale that common slope stabilisation measures, are impractical to implement.