Site Investigations

SRK's extensive experience in geotechnical problems, ranging from deep permafrost to tropical forests, enables us to develop appropriate cost effective solutions tailored to your specific project requirements.

Our teams of geotechnical specialists combine their extensive expertise with sophisticated numerical modeling capabilities to develop cost effective solutions for a range of projects. Their activities range from detailed site evaluation for development, foundation investigations, preparation of designs and contract management, to investigation and presentation of specialist and expert opinions for technical or legal disputes. We undertake investigation and geotechnical design for mine excavations, dams, tailings impoundments, waste facilities, fills and cuttings, as well as for buildings, roads, pipelines, bridges, water retaining structures, lateral support, and shallow and deep foundations for different types of structures.

We provide services in the areas of quarrying and mining; infrastructural developments and mass housing; property, industrial and tourism developments; farming, parks and forestry, and coastal and environmental geotechnics.

Services:

  • Geotechnical investigations for mining and civil projects
  • Borrow material investigations
  • Dam design and safety inspection
  • Fills and cuttings
  • Waste facilities
  • Lateral support and retaining wall design
  • Foundation investigation and design
  • Tunneling monitoring and instrumentation
  • Geological hazard assessment
  • Terrain stability analysis

 

Contacts for this service

SRK Latin America