We offer a wide variety of geotechnical services. Engineering, Observation & Material Testing, Commercial & Residential Inspections in the Virginia, Maryland and D.C. areas.
We are so proud of our team! With over 80 years of combined experience with some of the finest geologists, soil scientists, technicians, engineers and office staff in the industry, we're always happy to take your call.
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Originally founded in 1960 by the Smith family, Soil Consultants Engineering, LLC (SCE) is a privately held, Women and Minority Owned Small Business, certified as EDWOSB, specializing in full-service geotechnical engineering, and construction code inspection. SCE also has an in-house American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) certified laboratory equipped to provide all soil and concrete testing services required for project completion.
We specialize in on-site testing and inspection of new construction, both before and after primary building phases, to ensure your project meets county and state building codes.
With third-generation engineers, geologists and soil scientists, and over 60 years of experience we have provided consulting services on more than 50,000 projects for public and private clients throughout the DC, MD and VA area.
Our commitment to customer service can be summed up in the three simple rules we work by:
Like People, Soils Are Different