Welcome to Cambridge Insitu Limited

We design, develop, manufacture and use on site pressuremeters for measuring insitu the stiffness and strength of soils and rocks. Our best known product is the Cambridge Self Boring Pressuremeter (shown below). Our devices are found world wide and have been used on many important civil engineering projects. In addition we make load cells and similar devices that use strain gauges, to our own design and also in co-operation with others. We are experienced in the design and manufacture of data logging systems and writing software for recording and displaying data.

A cambridge self boring pressuremeter without its protective sheath
The picture shows a Cambridge Self Boring Pressuremeter without its protective sheath (click for full-size)

A detailed description of how pressuremeters and dilatometers are used is available to download onĀ this link.