Geotechnical

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