Geotechnical Engineering

Chazen’s Geotechnical Engineering staff provides the subsurface support systems for construction projects that exhibit complicated topographic and subsurface challenges. Our experts offer a full range of geotechnical solutions in the analysis of geology, particularly when composition of rock and soil or the influence of groundwater requires creative design strategies.

Chazen’s Geotechnical Engineering group works together with our in-house certified and licensed geologists, hydrogeologists and environmental scientists to efficiently guide clients through all stages of development. From initial investigation to overseeing design and construction, our staff combines field experience with education to recommend the best design for a project. Projects are expedited in a cost-effective and efficient manner in cooperation with our regular working relationships among various contractors, drillers and laboratories.

Our geotechnical services include:

  • Subsurface Investigations
  • Bearing Capacity and Settlement Analysis
  • Foundation Recommendations and Design
  • Seismic Analysis
  • Slope Stability Analysis
  • Ground Improvement Design and Analysis
  • Field Assessment and Forensic Engineering Investigation
  • Assessment and Remedial Design Alternatives
  • Expert Witness Testimony