Geotechnical Engineering

Geotechnical Engineering Section is responsible for the geotechnical investigations and studies to support the design, construction and maintenance of road embankments. This includes the analysis for stability of slopes, embankment settlements, impact on groundwater, and erosion protection.

This section is responsible to manage the soil survey program, the soils database and consultant projects. The review and evaluation of geotechnical engineering materials and products is conducted by this section.

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