Geotechnical Engineering

Our geotechnical engineers are experts in determining the properties of soil, rock and underground water, as well as their relation to the design, construction, support and operation of engineering projects.

Our in-house testing laboratory enables us to provide time-sensitive quality control testing services for earthwork and concrete construction. The lab features state-of-the-art equipment for testing and follows strict quality assurance guidelines for equipment usage and calibration. Schemmer’s lab is certified by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Nebraska Department of Transportation and the Iowa Department of Transportation. Our Geotech services include:

  • Geotechnical Investigation
  • Soils Analysis & Laboratory Testing
  • Slope Stability Analysis & Design
  • Pavement Design
  • Landfill Geotechnical Design
  • Deep Building Foundation Design
  • Bridge Piling Design
  • Groundwater Seepage Consultation
  • Soil Nail & MSE Retaining Wall Design
  • Forensic Analysis of Earth Structures & Foundations