Entries by Geolabs

Welcome Almerindo Chindombe to Geolabs Limited

We’re pleased to welcome Almerindo Chindombe to Geolabs Limited as a Laboratory Engineer to join our team of experienced Engineers, Geologists, Engineering Geologists and Technicians. Almerindo has a BSc Honours Degree in Geology from the University of Derby and an MSc in Engineering Geology from the University of Newcastle. We wish Almerindo our best wishes in his […]

Welcome Faisal Abbasi to Geolabs Limited

We welcome Faisal Abbasi to Geolabs Limited to join our team of experienced Engineers, Geologists, Engineering Geologists and Technicians. Faisal has a BEng (Chemicals) from Preston University, an MSc in Petroleum and Gas Engineering from the University of Salford and an MSc in Project Management from the Manchester Metropolitan University. We wish Faisal our best wishes in his career […]

AGM and Conference Sponsor 2021

Geolabs Limited are pleased to be sponsoring and exhibiting at the annual BGA Conference at the Institute of Civil Engineers in Westminster on Monday 13th September. Geolabs will also be exhibiting throughout the day in the Great Hall. Our experienced and senior team of Engineers and Geologists will be on hand to discuss the wide […]

COVID-19 Update – November 19

An update for all Geolabs Limited clients, contractors and visitors ahead of the 4 week national lock-down beginning on Thursday. The safety and well-being of our staff and visitors to Geolabs laboratories remains our highest priority, and we will continue to provide operational updates as they arise. Our Watford and Birmingham laboratories will remain fully operational during […]


Another effective stress test in triaxial compression underway on weathered weak rock using cells specially developed for high pressure tests on rock specimens. With our team of highly-experienced and degree-qualified geologists, Geolabs Limited has the capability to test 38 mm and 54 mm rock specimens, both with measurement of volume change (CD – consolidated drained […]


We have been watching closely the ever-changing situation with the outbreak of COVID-19 and wanted to let you know what we are doing. Geolabs Limited will be business as usual for as long as possible, but if the situation worsens and more severe measures are imposed by the Government there may inevitably be some disruption […]

Geolabs Limited Get-Together Day (2019)

Geolabs Limited held it’s annual ‘Get-Together’ Day on Tuesday to discuss last year’s financial figures, its aims and objectives for the coming year and any other issues that the staff wished to raise. After the presentation, staff enjoyed a buffet lunch and a Company raffle and presentation of celebratory gifts.


Geolabs Limited congratulates Dr John J M Powell (Technical Director of Geolabs Limited) on being a member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) for over fifty years.

New UKAS E-Certificate of Accreditation

We’ve received our new UKAS E-Certificate of Accreditation, introduced on 9th December 2019 by UKAS as part of a programme of improvement of their online services. These new certificates are included in a live database of UKAS accredited organisations, which provides a traceable means of verification of accreditation certificates back to UKAS through the use […]

Mott MacDonald Visit Geolabs Limited

Geolabs Limited were pleased to welcome engineers from Mott MacDonald to our head office this week for a one-day Geotechnical Laboratory Testing Awareness course. The course was presented by our Technical Director Dr John Powell and our Training and Innovation Director Chris Wallace. The main focus of the day was “Understanding and Scheduling Geotechnical Laboratory […]