Former Hawley Hurst School, Camberley

POSTED ON: 23/11/2023

RML were commissioned to carry out a Site investigation for a demolition of some existing buildings and construction of a single-storey four classroom building, two-storey science block and single-storey school café building and associated landscaping.


Fieldwork was undertaken in line with British Standards BS 5930:2015+A1:2020. 1 No. Cable Percussion Borehole, 4 No. Light Percussion boreholes, BRE 365 soil infiltration Tests, MEXE probe CBR Tests and Land-Borne Gas and Water monitoring were undertaken as part of the investigation.

Ground Conditions

According to information published by British Geological Survey (BGS) the underlying geology at the site is shown as being the Camberley Sand Formation (Barton Sand) of the Eocene Period.

Laboratory Testing

Particle Size Distribution, pH and sulphates, Chemical Analysis- soil and Asbestos identification were the Laboratory tests undertaken for the project.