American Geotechnical & Environmental Services (A.G.E.S.), Inc. is a qualified Small Business (SB), and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) specialized in providing geotechnical design services. The company headquarters are located in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, with branch offices in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, McLean, Virginia, and New Jersey. A.G.E.S., Inc. has grown to be one of the largest specialty geotechnical consultants in the northeastern United States, focusing on providing geotechnical engineering services on public infrastructure projects.
The majority of our geotechnical investigations and reports have been completed in accordance with DOT design manuals, and we are familiar with FHWA and AASHTO design requirements. We have provided geotechnical design services for over $14 Billion in construction, with hundreds of miles of interstate and highways and thousands of bridges ranging from new multi-span dual structures to the rehabilitation of single-span bridges. Our projects have been performed in extremely varied geology resulting in a wide variety of geotechnical hazards.
We have a strong understanding of project schedule and cost, with innovative geotechnical solutions for minimizing construction cost and time. The company employs a staff capable of efficient design and a large workload and provides practical recommendations for subsurface investigations that maximize cost savings and reduce uncertainty and risk.
We understand the importance of communicating geotechnical concerns to the entire project team to allow for proper use in overall design and pride ourselves in our ability to address complex geotechnical issues while working with both owners and specialty geotechnical contractors to develop pragmatic solutions.