Geotechnical Engineering 2017-06-08T11:32:02+00:00

Soil mechanics specialty/geotechnical and civil engineering services, to assist our clients in the process of planning, designing and constructing earth-related aspects of infrastructure, industrial and building projects, including:

  • Site Historical Records and Geologic Data Review
  • Regional Geology and Seismicity Evaluations
  • Seismic Design Parameters
  • Site Investigations and Foundation Studies
  • Geotechnical Exploration Drilling, Soil Sampling, Rock Coring and Logging
  • Downhole Geologic Logging
  • Ground Penetration Sounding and Probing
  • Field Testing, In-Situ Testing, Special Studies
  • Geophysical Surveys, Surface and Downhole Logging
  • Subsurface Stratigraphy and Geologic Unit Characterization
  • Groundwater Conditions
  • Understanding Unusual and Difficult Soil Behavior
  • Development of Special Geotechnical Laboratory Testing Programs
  • Soil Property Characterization and Selection of Geotechnical Design Parameters
  • Specialty Ground Modification/Improvement
  • Site preparation and Earthwork
  • Geotechnical Instrumentation Installation and Monitoring
  • Foundation Evaluation and Installation
  • Slope Stability Analyses
  • Landslide and Slope Creep Evaluation and Remediation
  • Retaining walls, Foundation Options
  • Lateral Earth Pressures and Resistance to Lateral Loads
  • Pavement and Slabs-on-Grade
  • Subgrade Stabilization
  • Pipeline Installation, Trenching, Bore and Jacking, TBM Microtunneling
  • Review of Preliminary Plans and Specifications
  • General: GIS Mapping, and CADD plans preparation
Los Angeles Sewer Tunnel

Los Angeles Sewer Tunnel

Geotechnical investigation and engineering support for construction of a 10-foot-diameter 1.5-mile long tunnel for 8-foot-diameter RCP sewer.

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Urban Development 2

Santa Monica Proper Hotel

Geotechnical investigation and construction observation and testing at the site of an existing six-story landmark building with ground floor retail on the corner of Wilshire Boulevard and 7th Street.

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4900 Hollywood

4900 Hollywood

Performed preliminary geotechnical investigation for mixed-use commercial building project.

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