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About Us

Gaveshana Geosciences Private Limited (GGPL) was established on 02 March 2010 and registered under Company’s Act 1956. Since its inception, GGPL has evolved to become a leading provider of Integrated Geophysical Solutions to the Clients engaged in Geophysical Exploration and Infrastructure Development sectors. GGPL strives to enhance customer satisfaction through application of state-of-the-art technologies and leveraging upon the dedicated strength of its expert manpower resources.

Our team of experts is able to meet technological challenges with precision. Our areas of excellence are broadly classified into the following:

Sub Surface Utilities Engineering Using GPR Survey

  • Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR Survey)
  • Cable & Pipe Location Surveys

Near Surface Geophysical Surveys

  • Seismic Refraction Survey / Seismic Refraction Tomography
  • Electrical Resistivity Survey / Electrical Resistivity Tomography
  • Seismic Cross-Hole Survey / Seismic Cross-Hole Tomography
  • Seismic Down-Hole / Up-Hole Survey

Geodetic Surveys

  • Route Alignment Survey
  • Detailed Route Survey
  • Engineering Design
  • Construction Survey
  • Topographic Survey
  • Contour Survey
  • Transmission Line Survey

Geotechnical Field Investigations

  • Soil boring of 65 mm to 600 mm diameter borehole
  • Rock core drilling of 65 mm to 450 mm
  • Geologging of boreholes; and trial pits
  • Subsurface sounding for soils: Dynamic method using 50 mm cone without bentonite slurry, and 5 mm cone with bentonite slurry
  • Static Cone penetration test (2 to 3 ton & 10 ton capacity); Standard penetration test for soils (SPT)
  • Plate load test on soils for determining bearing capacity of foundation
  • In-situ Field Permeability test – overburden material
  • In-Situ Field Permeability test – Bed rock using packers
  • In-Situ Vane Shear Test for soils
  • Determination of modulus of subgrade reaction (k – value) of soils in field
  • Pressure meter test
  • Field determination of California Bearing Ratio
  • Conducting pull – out test on Anchor bars and Rock bolts.
  • Geological appraisal of site

Laboratory Testing

  • Determination of water content (Moisture contents), specific gravity, liquid and plastic limits, shrinkage factors, unconfined compressive strength, Relative density, consolidation properties, CBR, permeability
  • Grain size analysis
  • Direct shear test
  • Measurement of swelling pressure of soils

Ground Improvement / Slope Protection

  • Soil/ Rock Nailing
  • Piling
  • Shotcreting
  • Grouting