Offshore geoscience and geotechnical engineering consultancy
Cathie Associates provides geotechnical, geophysical and engineering consultancy services to the oil, gas and renewable energy industries.
We bring a unique, independent, focussed brand of technical engineering expertise to our clients who need expert, value adding and innovative solutions. By leveraging the wealth of expertise in our team in conjunction with knowledge and IP gain through R&D, we are able to provide positive project outcomes for the management of risk and the development of infrastructure design solutions for all matters relating to the sea bed.Read More
As one of the only industry contributions to the highly regarded Canadian Geotechnical Journal, a paper co-written by Cathie Associates enables more cost-effective pipeline protection solutions, by avoiding overly conservative burial depths. The publication is part of a special issue on pipeline geotechnics, one of Cathie Associates’ special areas of expertise. Recommendations for the modelling […]
The Carbon Trust’s Cable Burial Risk Assessment (CBRA) guidelines, co-authored by Cathie Associates, have now been used as far afield as the CERES Project in Australia. In addition to the now commonplace use of CBRA guidelines for offshore renewables and HVDC interconnectors, this represents a significant step forward in the acceptance of CBRA as best […]
The SUT Offshore Site Investigation and Geotechnics and North of England Branch Committees have teamed up with geoscience and geotechnical engineering consultancy Cathie Associates to provide an offshore site investigation short-course. Pater Allan from PACE Geotechnics has been instrumental in setting up the course: “This is a real introductory course, and would be ideal for […]