The SoilTesters is a fully owned and operated Queensland based engineering firm. We specialise in soil testing for residential and commercial construction. The SoilTesters has been under the management and ownership of Hackworth and Associates Pty Ltd since 2005. Based in Sumner, Brisbane the company services throughout Queensland and Northern New South Wales.
We strive to provide efficient and quality service, appropriate and accurate information as well as cost effective solutions for all jobs.
Soil testing for residential construction is our primary focus.
'Site Classification' is the technical term for a geotechincal investigation for residential construction. It is commonly referred to simply as a 'Soil Test.' We undertake these investigations for all types of residential construction including;
Geotechnical Investigations include in depth soils testing and reporting for larger scale projects.
We undertake these investigations for all types of large scale residential construction and commercial construction including;
Waste Water Design
We provide 'Waste Water Designs' for onsite waste water treatment and disposal for residential homes without a connection to the mains sewer.
We undertake these investigations for all types onsite waste water treatment systems and disposal methods.
Treatment Systems Include;
Waste Water Disposal Methods Include;
Investigations include constant head permeability testing (sometimes known as percolation testing) to determine the soil types.
We offer a range of geotechnical drilling services and tests including;
We specialise in sites with tight or difficult access.
We offer a range of engineering design services for residential construction including;
We undertake a range of site inspections for residential and commercial construction including;