Geotechnical Services

Geotechnical Investigations

HGC has vast experience executing all forms of geotechnical investigations. By combinding a comprehensive knowldge of engineering fundamentals, a strong desire to provide practical solutions, and access to modern technology we are able to provide our clients with quick, accurate and economical engineering solutions.

The principles of HGC have experience completing geotechnical investigations throughout Canada. We have completed countless investigations in support of design for bridges, highways, buildings, mines, tunnels, treatment plant sites, and pipeline projects. Our experience includes extensive work with track-and-truck-mounted, heli-portable, and marine cable drill rigs. The familiarity with various forms of subsurface boring and excavation allows us to undertake and successfully execute any geotechnical investigation requirements.

Project Examples:

  • New Harbour Wharf Replacement, New Harbour, NS
  • Fall River Water Main Extension, Fall River, NS
  • Bible Hill Storm Sewer Upgrades, Bible Hill, NS
  • Bakers Brook Bridge and Deer Arm Brook Bridge, Gros Morne, NL
  • Rocky Barachois Bridge, Gros Morne, NL
  • Dick's Brook Bridge, Gros Morne, NL
  • Commercial Development, Wolfville, NS