Zetica undertakes applied geophysics research through a combination of relevant skills and experience and close links to some of the world’s leading universities.


We have developed a state-of-the-art test site in Enstone, Oxfordshire, with unique facilities for testing surface and borehole geophysical equipment and methodologies. Our test site also includes a railway track section and is the UK’s only civilian proving ground for UXO detection technologies.


Particular areas of our research expertise include:


  • Buried utilities detection
  • Trackbed investigation
  • Unexploded ordnance detection
  • Buried hazard mapping
  • Engineering geophysics for material property mapping