Natural Cavities & Mining Cavities Databases

Ground instability datasets

Ground instability geo-hazards pose subsidence risks to new and existing developments, infrastructure and people. The National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF 2019 Clause 178) requires that new development sites are checked for potential ground instability risk. Our readily accessible extensive databases of natural cavities and mining cavities can be used to quickly check for potential instability and identify locations that might require special further assessment. Read More

Ground instability poses health & safety risks to people and can lead to damage of existing and new services, infrastructure, and buildings.

Stuart Chandler Associate
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Stuart Chandler, Associate

Ground instability poses health & safety risks to people and can lead to damage of existing and new services, infrastructure, and buildings.

Stuart Chandler

Associate

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