Discovery CE undertook an intrusive site investigation for a proposed housing development comprising 30 No. houses in Newent, Gloucestershire. DCE were on site for several days undertaking Dynamic Sampling, Trial Pitting, Soakaway and Dynamic Cone Penetrometer testing and returned on 6 No. occasions for gas and groundwater monitoring. Chemical and geotechnical testing was undertaken on samples collected during the site investigation from which a contaminated land risk assessment and foundation design were developed.