GESTRA has completed thousands of geotechnical, pavement, structural and construction materials testing projects for municipalities and state agencies and related organizations. We have also worked extensively with numerous federal government organizations including the Army Corps of Engineers, Veteran Affairs as a prime and sub contractor. Currently, GESTRA is working with WisDOT, county and municipality government for geotechnical, structural, pavement, construction material testing services as a prime or sub.
GESTRA helps plan, estimate and schedule the underground elements of buildings and infrastructure construction, a part of the project that is often “fast-tracked” to get construction started and out of the ground. We have completed thousands of projects for new buildings and facilities, additions and renovations, helping companies manage the geotechnical risks and uncertainties of underground construction.
GESTRA has a long history of working with Contractors to solve problems associated with the construction of buildings, highways, bridges, dams, remediation sites, and other civil works. We specialize in soil-structure interaction applied to projects involving retaining systems, geotechnical and geo environmental investigations, and deep foundations. We are the preferred design consultant for several specialty geotechnical construction contractors in a design-build format for structural and cutoff diaphragm walls, jet grouting, ground improvement, foundations, piles, and sheet pile walls. Our experience provides Contractors with practical and efficient designs to meet the challenges of their projects.
GESTRA provides numerous intregated geotechnical and structural engineering consulting services to private and public schools and school systems, colleges, and universities. Projects include primary and secondary school buildings, dormitories, field houses and sports centers, art centers, bookstores, parking garages, and more. Project work includes subsurface investigations, foundation designs, geotechnical construction recommendations, and construction material testing. GESTRA provides a wide range of geotechnical engineering services to hospitals, laboratories, research & development, and manufacturing facilities.
Utilities and Power
GESTRA has worked for nearly 13 years as a consulting engineers to the power industry since the start of our company. GESTRA performs performing geotechnical investigations and, feasibility studies and geotechnical report of concern to the electric/gas utilities industry. We have been serving the Power Industry since 2003. GESTRA also assists clients in the management of gas pipeline sites, and has lead developments in this field for more than 8 years.