Geotechnical Engineering

TAL provides consulting services across the full geotechnical engineering spectrum. We have a high class of Geochemical Consultants within TAL and we use our international associates to help support our team. Our geotechnical solution ranges from in-situ and laboratory soil test works, site investigation for foundation design, settlement and bearing pressure estimation. Compaction monitoring and associated test works for mining, multi-storey building and road construction. We also provide third party project representation and reporting.

Details of the services provided are as follows:

Subsurface Exploration & Site Characterization
  • Standard Penetration Testing (SPT)
  • Cone Penetration Testing (CPT)
  • Dilatometer Testing (DMT)
  • Hand Auger Borings & Test Pit Exploration
  • Field California Bearing Ratio (CBR) Testing
  • Plate Load Testing
Inspections & Testing
  • Soil
  • Moisture-Density Relationship
  • Atterberg Limits
  • Sieve Analysis
  • Moisture Content
  • Specific Gravity
  • Direct Shear
  • Permeability
  • pH
  • Shrinkage Limit
  • California Bearing Ratio (CBR)
  • Consolidation
  • Unconfined Compression