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What is Heave?

Heave is the phenomenon of the soil beneath a property expanding and pushing the ground upwards, which can cause structural damage to a building. Ground heave is the opposite of subsidence, which is when the ground sinks. This guide tells you all you need to know about heave. What causes heave? Heave is usually the […]

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A Christmas message from Geobear’s CEO, Otso Lahtinen

At this festive time we, as a company, can reflect back on what has been a challenging and transitional period across the Construction industry. I don’t expect this to get any less challenging in 2020, but I am pleased to see just how hard the Geobear team is working to deal with the increasing professional […]

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Geobear; Innovating Subsidence Claims

Geobear (Uretek) has been operating in the UK for nearly 40 years, and assisting Insurers and Loss Adjusters for much of that time. However, following extensive time and investment into research and development over the last 5 years we have developed, tested and implemented several new innovative subsidence solutions. We have been working closely with […]

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Meet the Team with Otso Lahtinen

Name: Otso Lahtinen Company Role: CEO and owner Favourite Quote: “The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” George Bernard Shaw Your top 3 favourite Podcasts/Books? Outwitting the Devil, Napoleon Hill Jack Welch, Winning Eckhart […]

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World Health Day 2019

This Sunday marks World Health Day, an annual day set up by the World Health Organisation. The occasion is dedicated to ensuring that everyone has access to the healthcare that they need and deserve. And this year’s World Health Day message is simple, “health for all” which is something we strongly believe in here at […]

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Geobear Selected in Ground Stabilisation Project to Colonize Mars

SpaceX Founder, Elon Musk, has seen plans move forward quickly on his mission to colonize Mars, as he continues to make headlines with the string of tests being conducted on the company’s rockets, from the successful firing of the Raptor engine, to the hexagon tiles for the Starship heatshield. In March, the company made news […]