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20Nov / 2019

Ground gas risk assessment: Is it getting easier?

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The last twelve months has again been busy for the ground gas sector with new and revised guidance, research reports and equipment developments. The question is has all of this made ground gas risk assessment easier?

19Nov / 2019

Ground Gas webinars and training for 2020

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Following the popularity of this year’s series, GGS is delighted to announce that their 2020 ground gas webinars and training dates are now open for booking.

05Nov / 2019

CO2 protection recommended following Gorebridge incident

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A report has been published by engineering and environmental consultancy, RSK Stirling, presenting the findings of their investigation into the pervasiveness of carbon dioxide in disused mineral mines in Scotland and the implications for residential buildings.

21Oct / 2019

GGS Gas Sentinel®: Next generation gas monitoring

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Following persistent demand from clients for high quality data, we are proud to say that the GGS Gas Sentinel is the exclusive telemetry enabled and continuous flow monitoring device that is making a real difference to gas monitoring.

04Sep / 2019

GGS at 10 years: Success and future challenges

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Reaching a 10th birthday is a major milestone for any organisation, and I’m delighted that GGS has grown and prospered as much as it has since I founded the company in 2009.

22Aug / 2019

Brownfield Redevelopment North 2019 – See you there

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GGS Technical Director, John Naylor, will be giving a presentation at Brownfield Redevelopment North in Leeds this November on “Next Generation Continuous Monitoring for Ground Gas”.  

05Aug / 2019

Contaminated land guidance government update

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The government recently updated UK contaminated land planning policy guidance. Located in “Planning Practice Guidance”, the latest instructions include reviewed sections on a wide range of topics such as planning, decision making and risk assessment.   

29May / 2019

BVC: NVQ Diploma in Verification and next meeting date

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The next British Verification Council (BVC) meeting will be held on Wednesday 26th June 2019 in Burton. If you’d like to attend, become a member or sign up for the NVQ Diploma in Verification, now is the time.

21May / 2019

Radon protection: Report on effectiveness of remediation measures

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Public Health England (PHE) published a report this week on the increasing effectiveness of radon remediation measures.

23Apr / 2019

Why continuous receptor monitoring is vital for safe developments

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If a development is completed without a ground gas investigation, receptors can be at risk of ground gas exposure and life threatening consequences. Performing continuous receptor monitoring can help you understand the ground gas risk so mitigating measures can be put in place.