Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Institute name change reflects new role

DELFT GEOTECHNICS, the Dutch research and consulting institute for geotechnology and the environment, has changed its name to GeoDelft.

The company says the geotechnics name no longer adequately covers the scope of work and experience needed when building with, on, or beneath the soil. The name change is also said to reflect an increase in international co-operation.

The company previously traded domestically as Grondmechanica Delft, with its two subsidiaries in England and Ireland operating as DG Environmental.

GeoDelft is holding an open day on 11 June, following the European soil mechanics conference in Amsterdam. For information e-mail S.terKuile@ delftgeot.nl

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions. Please note comments made online may also be published in the print edition of New Civil Engineer. Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.