ICP’s head office and branches are supplied with state- of-the-art office equipment comprising modern personal computers, all necessary user software.
Each work station has internet access, e‑mail and is linked via intranet to all other workstations and to a common data server.
CAD-work stations can be plot in color up to DIN A0 size. Our digitizer tablet digitizes plans of sizes up to DIN A0.
Latest AutoCAD edition with special add-on sofware for 3 D landscape modelling (B&B)
Hydrologic Evaluation of Landfill Performance (HELP) of US-EPA
„GGU“ for graphical portrayal of drilling profiles, ram sounding profiles and well design
Miscellanious laboratory evaluation software, some are inhouse developments
Stability consideration software IDAT, PLAXIS
Settlement calculation: Nemetschek Allplus, PLAXIS
Shear failiure calculation: Nemetschek Allplus
Sewage system data bank: PIPEX
Landfill gas and settlement prognosis (inhouse development)
Mass flow modelling: CoTAM, Pollute
Ground water flow modelling: ASM, ModFLOW
Pump test evaluation (inhouse development)
Computer aided risk assessment for contaminated sites: GEFA 3.0
Lab and Field Equipment (Soil Mechanics, — Chemistry and — Mechanics)
Permeablity test stands (experiments in accordance with DIN 18130 ZY — ES — ST — 3 / DIN 18130 TX — DE — ST — SB — 1), determination of water intake in the case of swelling materials
Permeability test stands for high pressure from above and below (back pressure), self- construction, determination of flux in accordance to ASRM D 5887 / CUR 49
Large scale permeability test stand (53 cm in diameter) to determine the permeability of overlapping geotextiles like GCLs (geosynthetic clay liners)
Vacuumtable and pressure disc extractor to determine the usable soil water and air capacity (DIN ISO 11274)
Methylene blue — titration stand for the determination of the content of swellable clay minerals (VPG 69) and multicomponent soils.
ENSLIN/NEFF- Apparatuses to determine water uptake (DIN 18132 — A) and unit for water uptake of bentonites (in accordance with Dieng)
Trial test stand to carry out compression tests (Oedometer test )(DIN 18135 — K 7120 ‑RS)
Equipment to carry out shear strength tests (DIN 18137 — DSR), shearing are of 100 cm². Add on for little superimposed load 10 kN/m² upwards
Trial test stand for determination of the CBR (California Bearing Ratio) to determine bearing capacity (ASTM D 1883 / SN 670 320b)
Heavy ram sound on automotive carriage (Geotool) for ram sounding (DPH, DPM, DIN 4094) and small scale drilling (DIN 4021)
Sounding tool for small scale drilling, Boring stakes 22/32 mm, ram sounds 40 to 80 mm (Makita HM1400-electronic hammer) including electricity generator
Core drilling tools for solid rock sampling and sampling von construction material
Equipment for ground water sampling, including a pump (MP1), make Grundfoss
Device for subsurface air sampling
Multi-Gasmeter META for subsurface air and landfill gas: (oxygen, carbon dioxide, methane and Sauerstoff, Kohlendioxid, Methan, hydrogen sulfide)
Electrooptical surveying and mapping device (Zeiss- Tachymeter), Levelling device, handheld GPS
Fully equipped mobile soil lab container with project relevant lab and field equipment.