Geotechnical Engineering

When you are beginning a project, you want to know much more than what the site looks like.  Geotechnical engineering allows you to predict loading conditions, create the proper foundation design, be aware of environmental issues and lower construction costs.  We can provide recommendations for your project and help you to pick the correct resources to get your job done.

Our experienced Geotechnical professionals at McCarthy Engineering offer a comprehensive range of services which include:

  • Foundation Recommendations
  • Spread Footings
  • Mat Foundations
  • Settlement Analysis
  • Deep Foundations
  • Piles
  • Caissons
  • Soil Bearing Capacities
  • Foundation Design
  • Groundwater Studies
  • Field Inspection
  • Slope Stability
  • Dam Design
  • Retaining Walls
  • Soil Testing
  • Dynamic Compaction
  • Septic System Soil Evaluation & Design
  • Pile Driving Inspection
  • Storm Water Management
  • Compaction Grouting
  • Monitoring Wells

Our services also include quality control and materials testing for: Soils & Foundations, Concrete, Asphalt, Structural Steel and Masonry.