SAND Geophysics

Working in collaboration with our partners

At SAND we develop good working relationships with all of our clients, many of whom we work with on numerous projects.

Aqass LTD

AQASS Ltd is a micro SME consultancy & research team with academic, commercial and conservation backgrounds and over 45 years’ combined international experience in the water sector. Working in the source to sea sector, we have experience in aquatic ecological and physical environments allowing a rounded consideration of habitat and species assets and human effects upon them, including risks and opportunities and the management of water resources and stakeholder engagement.

Geosight 3D

GEOSIGHT is a multi-disciplinary geospatial survey company offering a complete service for accurately measuring both the built and natural environments, giving clients full dimensional control over their assets.


Port of London Authority

Alongside high resolution charting, dredging and marine asset inspection surveys, our capabilities include, Geophysical UXO and seismic surveys using Magnetometer, Gradiometer, Sidescan , SBP , 2D Chirp and Pingers as well as Geotechnical investigations including Sampling, Coring, CPT and GPR. We have successfully delivered 3D Chirp for UXO and pile/works hazard surveys enabling site clearance to ALARP as well as providing qualitative data on shallow sub bed geology for planning.


ORDTEK is an unexploded ordnance (UXO) risk management consultancy. Our proprietary approach to addressing UXO risk employs an intelligent blend of risk management and geoscience techniques to assess and mitigate the risks posed to developments. Our intrinsic understanding of how UXO interacts with the natural and manmade environment is crucial to ensuring that this risk is managed pragmatically, safely and at best value to both land-based and maritime developments.

B Marshall Marine

B Marshall Marine Ltd was established in 2010 to self-finance and build a vessel designed especially for offshore diving support, ROV & Survey work. The close partnership between builder and end user ensures the finished product can always be adapted to suit client requirements.

Following the success of the DSV Curtis Marshall, directors of B Marshall Marine have converted a 22m steel hull yacht into a dedicated unique survey vessel. The Marshall Art is now available for charter through B Marshall Marine Ltd. 

Our aim is to focus on providing highly adaptable vessels ready for Clients to mobilise their own equipment and continue to develop synergies with experts in their own fields such as SAND Geophysics.


Exord Ltd

Exord’s Specialist Explosive Ordnance Advisory is an established and independent Consultancy specialising in the safe management of explosive ordnance in the marine and terrestrial environments.

Exord understands the challenges faced by our clients to operate in a timely and effective manner, whilst ensuring compliance with legal frameworks and good practice.

Our aim is to provide direction and guidance to ensure a successful outcome for the project needs mindful of environmental factors, whilst remaining firmly within what is actually required and practicable.

Safelane Global

SafeLane Global detects unexploded ordnance (UXO) and chemical munitions in any marine environment – offshore, inshore and nearshore. Safelane can rapidly deploy in support of any marine operation.

Clients include renewable energy developers, oil and gas companies, cable installers, port authorities and dredgers. Our marine services can be integrated with land solutions for the mitigation of any explosive threat.