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Seismic risk in Britain is low, but certain key installations such as heavy industrial plants and power generating facilities are designed to seismic requirements.

Seismic risk in Britain is low, but certain key installations such as heavy industrial plants and power generating facilities are designed to seismic requirements. Vibro treatment is a proven technique for reducing the risk of liquefaction in fine sandy soils, and CPT testing has been used on every contract of this type in Britain to date.

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