Geotechnical engineering
and Soil Testing

Foundation Evaluations Construction Materials Testing Environmental Studies

Call us: 850-514-4171 hours: M-F 8am-5pm

We utilize innovative solutions and an experienced project team to deliver full-service geotechnical engineering and soil testing throughout the southeast.

Founded in 1998, Alpha Geotechnical and Testing Services, Inc. has conducted over 3,800 geotechnical studies in the region, including environmental assessments, sinkhole evaluations, residential borings for permitting, and materials testing.

It is our mission to consistently provide precise and reliable geotechnical solutions with rapid turnaround and excellent customer service.

From helping you check off items on your building permitting list to investigating a potential sinkhole, we have all of your geotechnical residential needs covered.

Our seasoned engineering staff has the experience and knowledge to provide you with the soundness of mind on every step of site development. No project is too big or too small.

Our team has performed several Phase I and Phase II environmental studies and will work closely with you to identify and mitigate environmental risks with economical solutions.

Company Credentials

Our owner and senior engineer, Mr. Stephen P. Shanley, P.E. has over 40 years of experience in the geotechnical discipline. With our staff of eight (1 senior engineer, 1 staff engineer, 2 administrative, 1 draftsman, and 3 engineering technicians), we have the capability of handling multiple projects at the same time.

Testing Capabilities

Our field and laboratory equipment include a Simco model 2800 drill rig, an Acker model AMC-2 portable drilling apparatus, ELE model CT-7251 concrete compression machine with 250,000 pound capacity, a Geotest model E-431 compression device for LBR and CBR tests, various equipment for laboratory proctors, moisture contents, organic contents and Atterberg limits tests and other field equipment for soil density, asphalt and concrete cores, concrete slump, air and compressive test specims.

About Us

Discover how Alpha Geotechnical has provided outstanding customer experiences and reliable engineering and testing to our clients for over 20 years.

Our Services

From subsurface explorations to professional testimony in courts of law, we have the staff and equipment needed to deliver high quality results on your project.

Our Projects

Learn more about some of our recent projects in the Tallahassee area, and how we have utilized creative solutions to meet our clients' unique project goals.

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