Category Archives: House building

The historic environment – choosing a good consultant (part 1)

Archaeological services - how to select them

There are a number of important points that a developer should consider with regard to commissioning archaeology and heritage consultants. Helen Martin-Bacon, of Commercial Archaeology in this first part of a two part article, guides clients through some of the pitfalls and demonstrates what to look out for… Qualities you should expect – part one […]

Predictive deposit modelling – an introduction

Predictive deposit modelling from borehole evaluation

How a borehole evaluation can enable a predictive deposit model to be produced From the results of a borehole evaluation, a predictive deposit model can be prepared which will illustrate the potential extent and depth of any archaeological or palaeo-environmental deposits present within a development site or alternatively demonstrate that later building activity, for example the construction of […]