Practical expertise in geotechnical engineering has been vital for the growth of Ground Engineering Consultants, Inc. (GROUND) since our inception in 1984. GROUND is experienced in geotechnical investigation and design, construction observation and materials testing, geologic hazard evaluation, landslide investigations, rock slope stability analysis, retaining wall design, geotechnical instrumentation, pavement design and evaluation, and we provide full service laboratory testing.
GROUND has conducted over 7000 subsurface investigations along the Front Range. We have conducted a number of investigations in other states within the Rocky Mountain Region as well. Our objective is to provide clients with complete subsoil and geologic information and sound geotechnical engineering recommendations based on field investigations, laboratory testing, theoretical and practical analysis of the data, as well as professional experience.
GROUND's experience ranges from highways to earth fill embankments, high-rise buildings to landslide evaluations and residential to commercial and retail developments. Our staff is prepared to handle projects of any size. We support design and construction such as preliminary environmental site assessments (ESA Phase I and Phase II) and geologic studies, geotechnical evaluations for foundation and pavement design, construction observations, steel inspection, material testing and quality control.
Our nationally accredited laboratory facilities are located within our offices in Englewood and Commerce City, Colorado in addition to offices located in Northern Colorado, the Western Slope and Winter Park, Colorado. We are well equipped to satisfy all of your construction observation and material testing needs. Our staff of registered professional engineers and certified technicians is dedicated to providing timely, quality services for our clients. We have a reputation for aggressively representing our client’s interests while being able to develop technically sound and cost-effective solutions with the contractor team. Because our only real product is information, we make sure it travels fast, especially when the test results affect important project decisions.