Geotechnical Engineering

QuEST Engineering highly professional and experienced team is proficient in delivering geotechnical engineering services and remains ready and eager to extend its services to new and existing clients.

Geotechnical Services Offered

  • Soil Borings
  • Percolation Tests
  • Shallow Foundation Design
  • Deep Foundation Design
  • Earthwork Monitoring
  • Pile Installation Monitoring
  • Pile Load Tests (Compression, Tension & Lateral)
  • Vibro-flotation Design & Monitoring

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Detailed Foundation Design Recommendations

QuEST provides an extensive range of geotechnical services including investigation of subsurface conditions and materials, assessing risks posed by site conditions, design of earthworks and structural foundations, and monitoring of site conditions and earthwork and foundation construction. QuEST delivers detailed foundation design recommendations on performance investigations which are important to gain an understanding of the site and planned construction. In this manner QuEST brings it's clients the knowledge required to develope the property using the most cost effective foundation alternative. QuEST has a proven track record that includes having successfully completed large commercial, educational and residential projects as well as municipal projects throughout South Florida.


Geotechnical Services, servicing Miami, Hollywood, Davie, Fort Lauderdale, Pompano Beach, Deerfield Beach, Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Boynton Beach, West Palm Beach, Jupiter

  • Drilling & Subsoil Investigations
  • SPT Borings with Truck Drill Rig
  • Auger Borings with Truck Drill Rig
  • Exfiltration / Percolation Test with Truck Drill Rig
  • SPT Borings with Tripod Equipment
  • DCP Boring with Hand Equipment
  • Hand Auger Boring
  • Undisturbed Sampling of Soil (Shelby Tube/Split Spoon)
  • Static Cone Penetration Tests
  • Muck Probes
  • Double Ring Infiltrometer Tests
  • Monitoring Well Installation
  • Recovery Well Installation
  • Environmental Drilling
  • Rock Coring

Geotechnical Inspections

  • Cast Auger Pile Installation Monitoring
  • Helical Pile Installation Monitoring
  • Pin Pile Installation Monitoring
  • Driven Pile Installation Monitoring
  • Micro Pile Installation MonitoringPile Load Test
  • Grout Injection Monitoring
  • Foundation Stabilization Monitoring
  • Drilled Shaft Inspection
  • Demucking Inspection
  • Vibroflotation Inspection
  • Vibratory Compaction
  • Seismic Vibration Monitoring
  • Deep Dynamic Compaction Monitoring
  • Preliminary Site Reconnaissance
  • Groundwater Monitoring
  • Test Pit Excavations and Logging

Geotechnical Engineering

  • Geotechnical analysis and reporting
  • Foundation Analysis & Recommendations
  • Shallow Foundations
  • Deep Foundations
  • Soil Improvement TechniquesVibroreplacement
  • Munsel Color Evaluation
  • Existing Building Structural Settlement Surveys
  • Dewatering Analysis and Design
  • Forensic Investigation
  • Specification Review
  • Pavement Analysis and Design
  • Soil Cement and Lime Stabilization
  • Geosynthetic Reinforcement Design
  • Aerial Photograph Interpretation
  • Geological Studies
  • Soil and Materials Specifications
  • Slope Stability Analysis
  • Steepened Slope Design
  • Retention Systems Design
  • Site Development Feasibility Studies