Groundsure acquires Mining Searches UK

Groundsure acquires Mining Searches UK
Groundsure, the leading environmental search specialist providing market leading property search solutions to the UK conveyancing market, has today announced the acquisition of Mining Searches UK, the country’s leading specialist in historical mining risk.

The combined business will have a compelling and broad product set, with geo-environmental experts and geospatial data scientists providing advice and information products across the spectrum of geo-environmental risks.

In February 2019, Groundsure and Mining Searches UK launched a new Official Con29M Coal Mining Search bringing a new fresh look to coal mining search reports.

The acquisition was finalised on the 2 January 2020.

Dan Montagnani, Managing Director and SVP at Groundsure said, “I am delighted to announce this acquisition. Paul and the Mining Searches UK team have been brilliant collaboration partners and our teams have been working together for two years now. The natural next step was to bring the businesses together to continue to build on the foundations already established, and to continue working towards delivering innovative new products to meet the demands of tomorrow’s property market.

Mining Searches UK Managing Director Paul Raglan said “Following our recent and successful collaborations, Mining Searches UK is thrilled to have been acquired by Groundsure. We have strong synergy in our outlook to business and how we look after customers and our people. We believe this will create opportunities for a wide range of new products and services bringing benefits for our existing clients as well as developing new business relationships.

For more information about Groundsure visit and Mining Searches UK visit www.miningsearchesuk.comUntil further notice each business will continue to transact with customers on existing rates, terms & conditions. Contact details and key personnel all remain unchanged. Any future adjustments will be discussed and communicated with you in line with our contractual agreements. If you have any questions or concerns relating to this announcement please contact your Groundsure or MSUK account manager or email

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Jan 6, 2020

Stephen Sykes