GEOTECH ENGINEERING & TESTING
Founded in 1985, Geotech Engineering and Testing (GET) is a multi-disciplined organization of registered engineers, geologist, field and laboratory technicians, and clerical personnel who combine their technical capabilities, past experience, dedication, and enthusiasm to offer the finest service through integrated team effort. GET has a staff of about 50 engineers, geologists, technicians, and support staff. GET’s projects consist of public infrastructure, residential developments, educational facilities, medical facilities, petrochemical complexes, chain stores, transportation, commercial development, industrial facilities, port and harbor facilities, aviation, high rise and low rise buildings.
Our services include the following:
- Geotechnical Engineering including soil borings and laboratory testing, engineering analysis and recommendations regarding foundations, roads, bridges, underground utilities, slope stability, faulting, construction, etc.
- Construction Materials Engineering including earthwork, asphalt, steel, and concrete testing during construction.
- Forensic Engineering, including foundations, retaining walls, slopes and paving distress studies.
- Environmental Engineering including Phase I and Phase II environmental site assessments, monitor well installations, and underground storage tank contamination studies.
Geotech Engineering and Testing is certified as a Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) by the State of Texas. GET is also certified as Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) with Texas Department of Transportation. In addition, GET is certified as a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) with City of Houston, City of Austin, Houston ISD, SCTRCA and NCTRCA. Furthermore, GET is listed as a Small Business with Metropolitan Transit Authority and Port of Houston.
Our insurance coverage includes $2,000,000 general liability insurance, auto, and worker's compensation. In addition, we carry professional liability insurance with errors and omissions with a $2,000,000 limit. GET maintains worker's compensation and employers liability insurance in conformance with applicable state law. Furthermore, we maintain comprehensive general liability and automobile liability insurance with bodily injury and property damage. A certificate of insurance can be supplied evidencing such coverage upon written request.
Geotech Engineering and Testing has qualifications equal to an ISO 9000 company. The firm has been accredited by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA). The scope of our accreditation includes geotechnical, construction materials testing ASTM E329, C1077 for concrete, D3740 for soils and D-3666 bituminous. The firm has also been inspected by cement and concrete reference laboratory (CCRL) for concrete and aggregate testing. All of our equipment has been calibrated within the past 12 months.
The company maintains qualifications and procedures compatible with an ISO 9000 company and carries comprehensive liability insurance.