The three key Enviro, Geo and Map Insight reports, combining unique environmental and geological datasets with the highest resolution historic mapping available.Product Details
Groundsure Insight delivers detailed and accurate information using extensive and unique environmental and geological datasets as well as providing you with the highest resolution historic mapping available.
Groundsure’s Historic Land Use Database (HLUD) is the most accurate and reliable information available on the market. Our HLUD is derived from historic Ordnance Survey mapping dating back to the 1840s, scanned in at over 500dpi – setting a new industry.
This sharper imagery means you can see the information more clearly and benefit from greater confidence in your opinion. Each map is manually assessed by an in-house GIS consultant before we deliver it. The Full pack includes National Grid, County Series and Town Plans at scales: 1:10,000, 1:10,560, 1:2,500, 1:1,250, 1:1056 and 1:500.
The Geo Insight report provides all the geo-environmental data required to make informed decisions and identify potential ground stability problems that may affect ground investigation, foundation design or possible remediation options.
What does it cover?
- Historical Land Use information
- Environmental Permits, Incidents and Registers
- Hydrology and Hydrogeology data including abstractions, source protection zones (SPZ), now with SPZ within confined aquifers
- Basic flood data including EA Flood Zones, RoFRaS and groundwater
- Detailed BGS 1:50,000 scales geology
- Groundsure’s unique historical surface and underground workings database
- Groundsure’s mining and mineral extraction database
- BGS non-coal mining hazards data
- BGS BRITPITS current ground workings information
- BGS borehole records, hyperlinked to online BGS scans
- Estimated background soil chemistry information
- Formats Available
The highest quality historic mapping on the market, setting a new standard in clarity and interpretability for the environmental professional. Product Details
Mapinsight Packs are made up of A3 extracts of all available superseded Ordnance Survey maps (from the scales and maps as available to Groundsure from the copyright library used to scan the material) at a variety of scales (including 1:10000, 1:10560, 1:2500, 1:1250) supplied in PDF. These map packs give the user an historical review of mapping back to around 1840. With full colour scans of source material at 508dpi and PDF output at 600dpi these map packs set a new standard in quality, clarity and interpretability for the environmental professional. 1:10 000 / 1:10 560 scale - there are typically 7 editions for any area 1:2500 / 1:1250 scale - typically 6 editions
Urban areas are more frequently covered; 1:1250 scale only available for "urban" areas. Areas of greater population and change tend to have more mapping editions.
Detailed, accurate and extensive - covering environmental permits, contaminative processes and registers, waste, hydrogeology and geology.Product Details
The Enviro Insight accesses Groundsure’s unique Historic Land Use Database (HLUD) which features the most accurate and reliable information available on the market. Our HLUD is derived from historic Ordnance Survey mapping dating back to the 1840s, features over 7000 land use classifications and is scanned in at over 500dpi – setting a new industry standard.
Enviro Insight offers environmental professionals condensed data in an easy to use report format combined with aerial photographs. This enables quick identification of potential risks helping to give an immediate site overview. It features current aerial photographs, an advanced graphical representation of each data element and data specific radial searches.
A highly detailed geological data report combining BGS data with unique geological and geo-hazard datasets developed by Groundsure.Product Details
This report now includes the BGS 1:10,000 (DiGMapGB-10) scale geology data set as standard, where available.
Geo Insight is essential for geo-environmental professionals and their clients to make informed decisions and identify potential ground instability and other potentially costly problems that may affect ground investigation, foundation design or possible remediation options. The Geo Insight provides unique data on current and historical railways and tunnels – detail which isn’t available in any other desktop report. It also features BGS recorded boreholes, with hyperlinks to online digitised records.
Groundsure Geoinsight is designed for environmental consultants, engineers, developers, designers and other professionals involved within construction and ground workings to identify and interpret the potential for ground conditions to affect existing or proposed structures at an early stage.
Detailed and accurate flood data from leading providers including the Environment Agency, British Geological Survey and JBA Risk Management.Product Details
This report provides accurate, clear and insightful information for consultants to have greater accuracy in their opinion, ensuring appropriate due diligence for their clients.This report identifies a particular site’s risk of flooding using data provided by The Environment Agency, British Geological Survey and Norwich Union together with expert guidance and recommendations.
Flood Insight includes:
- Flood risk information based upon Environment Agency Flood Zones and RoFRaS data
- Surface water flood risk data from JBA Risk Management
- Environment Agency flood defences, flood storage areas and proposed flood defence schemes
- Environment Agency historic flood events
- BGS groundwater susceptibility areas
- BGS Geological Indicators of historical flooding
- Reservoir failure and canal break data from JBA Risk Management
Under separate agreement customers may be able to effect insurance with Norwich Union or obtain additional consultancy services in respect of a site from Ambiental Technical Solutions Limited; further details of which can be obtained from GroundSure.
Provides comprehensive information about all services affecting your site including Gas and Oil pipelines, mains Water and Sewage, Telecoms and fibre-optic cables.Product Details
Supplied for areas of up to 25 hectares the information is gathered, collated and supplied as a single report within 10 working days.
This report is ideal when comprehensive information is required for your site, ensuring you are managing your risk and avoiding expensive delays.
Due to the extensive nature of some searches and the number of utilities searched, it can happen that not all responses are received within the relevant time-frame. When this does occur your report will be delivered with all available content as requested, and a final report will be delivered as soon as the missing information has been received.
Please note, a search of Vtesse Networks Ltd is not included in this report. If you require a Vtesse Networks Ltd search this is available through our Utility Singles Telecoms report.