Site Survey and Geotechnical Investigation

Project Location: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Client: The Lion Group – Property Division

AE was contracted by the Property Division of The Lion Group to perform full geotechnical investigation and site survey of a 4 hectare site in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The Lion Group, a publicly traded Malaysian company, was considering the site for the development of a high-end shopping mall.

The geotechnical services included the following items:

  • Machine drilling of 9 boreholes at the site
  • Boreholes were drilled to a depth of 30.50m below ground surface.
  • Laboratory testing of soil samples taken in standard penetration test boring at 1.50m intervals and undisturbed samples.
  • Interpretation and evaluation of field works and Laboratory test results.

Survey services included a site survey on a 5 x 5 meters grid and the installation of 3 survey monuments.

Project DurationJune 2012 to October 2012
Site size: 41,202 m2
Scope of work: Drilling 9 boreholes, SPT and Laboratory testing of soil samples, Site survey on a 5x5m grid, Installation of 3 benchmarks