Drilling construction site on the side of a rural dirt road

Cardno has a 70-strong team of geotechnical professionals in Australia comprising specialist geotechnical engineers, geologists, geotechnicians and scientists who provide ground engineering services. We work closely with a wide range of disciplines, including the transport, structures, bridges, environmental services and Geographic Information Systems teams, to deliver safe, practical and sustainable solutions.

Our versatile team works across all sectors, markets and project scales. By conducting inspections, geotechnical investigations, geological mapping, rail and road pavement assessments, monitoring and instrumentation, groundwater and hydrogeological assessments, and construction support, we empower clients to make informed project decisionsIn addition to site work, we also undertake soil and rock laboratory testing through our network of testing facilities.  

Our priority is providing support to clients across the entire project lifecycle and we do that by providing a suite of expert services, from project planning, investigations and assessments, through to analysis and design, and construction.  

With sound engineering judgment and experience, together with state-of-the-art modelling and analysis tools, we develop efficient and economical design solutions for our clients. And by engaging with them throughout the project lifecycle, we are uniquely positioned to provide construction-stage support and effective implementation of the project geotechnical plan. 

Investigation drilling rig off the coast

Geotechnical Services