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We use our geotechnical engineering expertise to assess specific site soil and groundwater conditions and design earth structures (slopes, channels, and dikes), foundations (retaining walls, bridges, buildings, tanks), and subsurface structures (clarifiers, lift stations, buried utilities, tunnels) to economically achieve the specific project objectives.
We engineer and test materials such as soil, concrete, and asphalt to help make sure you get what you pay for and that your project performs as well as or better than expected. Services include owner verification testing, pavement subgrade stabilization, and shrink-swell mitigation mix designs, and construction observation of drilled shaft, auger-cast-pile, driven pile, shallow spread footing, and mat foundations.
We focus on public sector infrastructure projects. We deliver superior engineering knowledge and an outstanding work experience.
Liberty County: Increased the City of Houston treated water supply by providing the new solutions to reduce cost and construction and time for the two 96 inch pipelinesView Project →
As the perfect gateway for import and distribution of finished automotive vehicles, Port Houston saw double-digit growth in containers this past year while the global supply chain continued to experience significant challenges. This triggered immediate need for constructing a new wharf at Bayport Terminal,View Project →
Houston: Innovative Mat foundation and soil preparation design reduced construction time, costs, and traffic congestionView Project →
Highlands: HVJ long term solution to a canal erosion failure protects the water supply and survives Hurricane Harvey record flooding.View Project →
The Houston office laboratory is accredited by AAHSTO AMRL for soil and concrete testing, ASTM CCRL for concrete testing, and A2LA for construction materials and geotechnical testing.
Testing technicians are certified are by ACI, NICET, TxAPA, and TxDOT. The office and staff are pre-certified by TxDOT for the following:
Statement about how HVJ team members provide unmatched service, expertise and attention to detail.
Mr. Hasen is the organization's technical leader with special expertise in dredging and Owner Verification Testing and Inspection.
Ms. Vedantam is dedicated to client satisfaction and developing efficient teams that take care of client needs through quality submittals.
Mr. Sanjeevan leads the firm’s business development & marketing team to discover market intelligence, grow relationships with clients, deliver statements of qualifications, and ultimately win projects. He has extensive experience in geotechnical engineering and construction material testing.
Mr. Patel is responsible for geotechnical and CoMET services throughout West Texas and is Construction Materials Engineering and Testing subject matter expert.
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