Applied Geoscience and Engineering, Inc.

Consulting Civil Engineers - Specializing in Geotechnical Engineering, Soils Laboratory Testing, and Environmental Services

Project Experience


Piles and Caissons Projects



Market Street Elevated Rehabilitation Project, Philadelphia, PA
Design of various foundation alternatives including drilled piers and review of minipiles (pin piles) foundation system.


Carpenter Technology Corporation, Reading, PA
Design of pile foundation for the extensions of Buildings 108 and 120, and proposed Building 136; included pile driving inspection.


Diamond Street Bridge, Philadelphia, PA
Design of pile foundations and review of caisson foundations.


Poesta Bridge, Iowa Department of Transportation, Dubuque, Iowa
Comparative design studies of various deep foundations such as steel piles, prestressed concrete piles and drilled piers for a 4,200-foot long bridge.


S.R. 183/222 Interchange Restoration & Improvement, PennDOT, Berks County, PA
Subsurface investigation and foundation design report for steel H-Pile foundations for bridge abutments, wingwalls, and pier.


County Bridge # 106 Replacement Over Schuylkill River, Mill Street, Schuylkill County, PA
Subsurface investigations and foundation design report for steel H-Pile integral abutment foundations.  Also prepared foundation design guidance report for two (2) alternative temporary bridge foundation types for a detour bridge constructed for use during bridge replacement construction.

SR 0202, Section 330, District 6-0, Chester County, PA

Prepared a foundation report for a MSE abutment on a pile foundation.  Rock core probes at each pile location to locate voids in the karst bedrock and establish bottom of pile elevations for predrillingThe pile foundation consisted of H-piles driven to absolute refusal in the predrilled holes and backfilled with concrete to the bottom of the MSE wall, then encased with pea gravel through the height of the MSE wall to the bottom of the stub abutment.