Shire Geotechnics Ltd was tasked with conducting a comprehensive geotechnical assessment for a residential development in Orakei, Auckland. The site presented a unique challenge, with steep terrain adorned, terraced retaining walls and close adjacent housing.

Shire Geotechnics Ltd were involved in several landslip jobs across the Auckland region following the rainfall event of January 27, 2023. These landslips posed unique challenges, and our team was called upon to conduct in-depth geotechnical assessments, often involving more extensive machine borehole testing and drone lidar survey work.