Geotechnical

Across the U.S., 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 and studies
  • geotechnical and environmental analysis and 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, including bridges, road and railway embankments, retaining walls and subways
  • buildings and facilities
  • energy and industry, including power plants; disposable/waste management facilities such as CCB landfills and gypsum stacks; and large, industrial storage tanks and silos (LNG, LPG, fuel, grain and coal)
  • water resources and environment, including dams, levees and pump stations
  • tunnels