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Datum provide a fully comprehensive range of products and services to the construction sector.


Datum provides a comprehensive range of monitoring services to the construction sector.

These include turnkey automated monitoring systems, geodetic surveying and survey systems, testing and project management.

Unrivalled knowledge

Datum provide unrivaled knowledge of experience in design and implementation of complex monitoring applications to safeguard the construction process.

Construction monitoring services provided by Datum include monitoring of all types of infrastructure including:

  • Retaining walls, buildings and bridges
  • Tunnels, earthworks, foundations and underground structures
  • Gas, water and critical utilities
  • Environmental parameters, such as noise and vibration

As a key supplier to clients on several Crossrail contracts we have become an essential contributor to the safe and timely delivery of projects.

Exacting standards

Working alongside major contractors, consultants and specialists, Datum ensure that our systems are resilient and flexible to meet our clients’ individual requirements.

Our team of multi-disciplined, highly skilled operatives work from regional offices across the UK delivering serviceable solutions to projects, regardless of size or scope.

Datum’s automated systems elevate knowledge and mitigate risk by providing control of construction processes on a real-time basis via the internet to any client, anywhere in the world.

Datum’s range of equipment is manufactured to exacting standards and our website application, Platform Interactive, is the industry’s most innovative and interactive online web data presentation suite.



Automated Total Stations

Automated Total Stations provide automated monitoring of deformation and settlement in structures and excavation support systems.

Wireless Automated Monitoring Systems

Our range of wireless automated monitoring products can be used in isolation or as part of a system.

Wireless Automated Geotechnical Monitoring Systems

Wireless automated geotechnical monitoring devices can be used in isolation or as a complete system which is useful when cabled systems are not appropriate.

Structural and Geotechnical Condition Monitoring Systems

In-ground instrumentations including Automated Total Stations, vibration monitoring and a variety of wireless instrumentation provide long-term monitoring of structural assets.

Automated Environmental Monitoring

Remote controlled automated systems provide measurements of vibration, noise and dust pollution.

Pile and Foundation Structural Testing

Our monitoring systems are installed securely within piles and onto structures to record data during pseudo-static and dynamic testing data.

Manual Monitoring

Datum Survey provide manual and episodic monitoring to the UK construction industry.

Environmental Monitoring

Our manually operated systems to provide measurements of vibration, noise and dust pollution.

Manual Structural and Geotechnical Monitoring

Manual monitoring methods provide crucial data as to the state of the infrastructure including slope stability and other geotechnical features.

Survey Services

Datum Survey’s in-house team of qualified and experienced land surveyors and CAD technicians are located at all of our divisional offices to provide a UK wide service.


Our innovative range of products specific to the construction industry and are designed to tackle a variety of issues.

Data Presentation

Platform Interactive streams data from the range of Datum developed remote monitoring systems which can be presented in a variety of formats.

Full Project Management

Datum provide full project monitoring and surveying management services to the construction industry.

Equipment Sales and Rental

We manufacture and offer for sale a wide range of monitoring equipment specific to the construction industry.

Calibration and Repair Services

Datum Systems operate a facility offering calibration, replacement, servicing and repair of vibration monitoring equipment and geotechnical instruments.

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