Governmental

Our governmental project experience includes extensive work on projects at military facilities, National Parks, federal office buildings, courthouses, border Penobscot Judicial Centercrossing and border patrol stations, fish hatcheries, roads and bridges, and conservation land acquisitions in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Our state project experience includes work on many state office buildings, schools, fish hatcheries, dams, landfills, hazardous and petroleum contaminated sites, military facilities, and more. We have also worked on many municipal government buildings in Maine and New Hampshire. Our services for these projects include the following:

Geotechnical Services

•  Exploration coordination and documentation
•  Slope stability
•  Geotechnical recommendations for buildings and other structures
•  Recommendations for on-site soil re-use
•  Site feasibility
•  Drilling subcontracting, logistics and project management
•  Log exploration work
•  Foundation design parameters
•  Soil improvement
•  Subsurface drainage

Geologic Services

•  Geothermal well assessments
•  Third-party erosion control observations
•  Seismic risk analysis
•  Construction blasting assessments
•  Assessment of borrow pits and quarries
•  Hydrogeology
•  Engineering geology
•  Water resource evaluation, sampling and testing

Environmental Services

•  Phase I and II environmental site assessments
•  Third-party erosion control documentation
•  Environmental compliance documentation
•  Soil, wetlands and vernal pool mapping
•  Wetlands permitting, identification and delineation
•  Vernal pool assessments
•  Functional assessment and mitigation
•  Soil surveys
•  Site selection / soil suitability evaluations
•  Dredge spoils permitting
•  Rare, threatened and endangered species consulting
•  Site evaluation for on-site subsurface wastewater disposal system design
•  Biological assessments
•  Deer wintering yard identification
•  Monitoring of environmental compliances

Construction Quality Control Services

•  Laboratory and field testing and sampling soil, concrete, grout and aggregates
•  Reinforcing steel documentation
•  Blast monitoring with seismographs
•  Subgrade preparation observations
•  Soil compaction testing
•  Anchor bolt tension testing
•  Mobile testing laboratories for long-term projects