US Army Corps of Engineers
Jacksonville District Website

Geotechnical Branch

The responsibilities of the Geotechnical Branch are:

  • Design of Deep & Shallow Foundations
  • Embankment Design, Stability, and Seepage Analysis
  • Soil & Rock Mechanics
  • Design of Retaining Structures
  • Subsurface & Construction Materials Investigation
  • Engineering Geology, Blasting, and Grouting
  • Coastal & Marine Geology
  • Hydrogeology & Aquifer Storage and Recovery (ASR)
  • Quality Assurance for Geotechnical Investigations
  • Chemistry and Geochemistry of Surface Water and Groundwater
  • Contaminant Transport & HTRW
  • Periphyton Stormwater Treatment Area (PSTA)