Geotechnical Engineering & Geosciences
Geotechnical Engineering & Geosciences

Across the United States, Hanson has completed diverse and challenging geotechnical and geoscience projects — from bridges and tunnels to pump stations, dams and low-level radioactive waste facilities. With our knowledge and diverse experience, our engineers and scientists can help you with your specific project needs. 

Our services include:

  • subsurface investigations

  • planning & studies

  • geotechnical and environmental analysis & assessments

  • groundwater flow modeling

  • hydrogeology

  • contaminant transport analysis

  • hydraulic studies

  • environmental services, including studies and remediation

  • siting and permitting

  • design documents and specifications

  • value engineering

  • construction administration

  • quality control

  • corresponding civil engineering services such as transportation, structural, water resources, municipal and site development

Our geotechnical engineering capabilities include hands-on support for:

  • transportation
    -- bridges  
    -- retaining walls
    -- road and railway embankments
    -- subways

  •  buildings & facilities 
    energy & industry
    -- power plants
    -- disposal/waste management facilities including CCB landfills and gypsum stacks 
    -- large industrial storage tanks and silos (LNG, LPG, fuel, grain and coal)

  • water resources & environment
    -- dams & levees
    -- pump stations

  • tunnels