Australian Antarctic Division


~ $650,000

Services Rendered

  • Onsite Field geotechnical Investigation
  • Quality control field sampling
  • Quality Control laboratory testing
  • NATA onsite annex facility
  • Instrumentation supply, installation and ongoing monitoring

Experience & Skills Supplied/Developed

  • Geotechnical Investigation in accordance with AS1289 and AS1726
  • NATA Annex Facility Set-up and operation
  • Survival Training
  • Navigation

Davis Station Antarctica

Geotechnical Service, NATA Laboratory Davis Station, Antarctica.

Antarctic Summer Season 2012/2013.

During the 2012/13 field season geotechnical and environmental investigations were undertaken at Davis Station in order to investigate the viability of the ‘Coastal Site’ as a potential gravel or hard surface runway through standard site investigation and environmental sampling techniques.