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Geotechnical Engineering

A key ingredient in any successful construction project is a properly designed foundation. To achieve this, ECMS offers a full range of soil testing resources, field exploration equipment, and a professional staff of geologists and engineers. This gives ECMS the versatility and variety to tailor its geotechnical services to suit the individual needs of your projects. ECMS has assisted in the investigation, design and construction of numerous foundations and earth structures in Texas, including the following:

  • Shallow and Deep Foundations
  • Roadway Pavements
  • Mechanically Stabilized Earth Stru/ctures
  • Retaining Walls
  • Rock Fill Dams and Earthen Embankment Structures
  • Soil Stabilization
  • Dredging Recommendations

ECMS has also assisted in the analysis, design and implementation of numerous soil improvement projects which included the following:

  • Surface Lime Stabilization
  • Lime Injection
  • Ionic Solution Injection
  • Cement Modification
  • Grout Injection
  • Deep Dynamic Compaction

As a part of our general geotechnical engineering services, ECMS offers extensive experience in forensic geotechnical engineering for the investigation and analysis of movements and failures in virtually any foundation or structure.


ECMS, Inc.
4911 Lyons Avenue
Houston, TX 77020

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