Geotechnical Services

Southern Earth Sciences, Inc. engineers and geologists are capable of aggressively solving unusual foundation, engineering and environmental problems. From pavement analysis to landslide and slope stability, our experts can pinpoint existing problems and present alternative design recommendations.

Field Testing

  • Cone Penetration Testing (CPT)
  • Vibracore
  • Soil Borings
  • Rock Coring
  • Auger Boring
  • Cone Penetrometer Soundings
  • Double Ring Infiltration Tests
  • Percolation Tests
  • Resistivity Measurements
  • Sediment Sampling
  • Standard Penetration Testing
  • Undisturbed Sampling

Laboratory Testing

  • Atterberg Limits
  • Classification Testing
  • Consolidation Testing
  • Flexible Wall Permeability Testing
  • Grain Size Analysis: Mechanical/Hydrometer
  • Swell Pressure Measurements
  • Triaxial/Unconfined Tests

Instrumentation

  • Extensometers
  • Inclinometers
  • Piezometers
  • Pressure Cells
  • Settlement Plates
  • Settlement Cells
  • Vibrating Wire Piezometers
  • Vibrating Wire Strain Gauges
  • Vibration Monitoring

 NDT Services

  • Sonic Echo/Impulse Response (SE/IR)
  • Parallel Seismic/Cone Penetration Testing (PS/CPT)
  • Pile Integrity Testing (PIT)
  • Pile Thermal Integrity Profiler (TIP)
  • Ground Penetration Radar (GPR)

Engineering Services

  • CAPWAP Pile Capacity Evaluation
  • Drilled Shaft/Caisson Evaluation
  • Driven Pile Evaluation
  • Excavation Stability Evaluation
  • Expert Testimony
  • Forensic Investigation
  • Ground Improvement Assessment
  • High Strain Dynamic Pile Testing (PDA)
  • Landfill Evaluation
  • Pavement Evaluation/Design
  • Pile Load Test Evaluation
  • Seismic Site Classification
  • Settlement Evaluation
  • Shallow Foundation Evaluation/Design
  • Slope Stability Analysis
  • Soil Stabilization Assessment
  • Retaining Wall Stability Evaluation
  • Wave Equation Analysis
  • Unknown Foundation Studies

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