Nearshore wireline CPT

Wireline downhole CPT (tool suspended from mast to left of photograph) can deliver data of similar quality to top-push systems.

Wireline Cone Penetration Testing has proven itself in deep offshore investigations but according to Kim Hodgson, nearshore projects manager at Lankelma (a UK-based wireline CPT specialist), this investigation technology has also been shown to be a viable alternative to traditional top-push techniques for nearshore projects.

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