GTA Opens new Fredericksburg, VA Office

arahmanAs a national geotechnical engineering and environmental consulting firm, we are pleased to announce the opening of our new Fredericksburg, Virginia office. Established as an extension of our Sterling office, this new location further supports GTA’s clients’ commercial and residential developments in central Virginia.

Our firm specializes in services such as geotechnical design and subsurface exploration, geotechnical and foundation engineering, construction observation and materials testing, and environmental engineering. We also assist clients through risk identification and management as a client advocate.

Amin Rahman, P.E., a Vice President of the firm, with more than 29 years of experience in a broad range of geo-environmental engineering and construction management projects, is Principal-In-Charge of the new location. His technical areas of expertise include in-situ testing with DMT and CPT, shallow and deep foundations, geosynthetics, slope stabilization, design of rigid and flexible pavement, concrete and geosynthetic retention structures, potential issues with shrink/swell and acidic soil, groundwater control, underpinning, construction testing, contaminated sites, leachate collection systems, landfill volume computations, life expectancy, liner design, closure plans and in-situ testing during landfill construction.

Some of the current projects the office is working on include Embry Mill, Heritage Woods, Shelton Woods, Whitson Woods, and Woodstream.