US Army Corps of Engineers
U.S. Army Engineering and Support Center

Geosciences Branch

Program Manager: 256-895-1716

Published March 25, 2013
An experimental robotic platform is used to gather geotechnical data.

An experimental robotic platform is used to gather geotechnical data.

The Geosciences Branch provides subject-matter experts on the full range of geotechnical and geophysical aspects of our supported programs:

Military Munitions Response Program
  • Plan or provide site investigations
  • Provide technical oversight of response actions
  • Plan and provide auditable quality assurance
  • Plan, direct, perform and evaluate geophysical investigations
  • Plan, perform and interpret underwater geophysical surveys
  • Provide subject-matter expert support to Advanced Geophysical Classification (AGC) projects
Facilities Reduction Program
  • Site-scoping and building demolition expertise
  • Provide technical and cost proposal reviews
  • Assessment, estimation and scoping for demolition projects
  • Project engineering expertise for explosively contaminated CWM and BEM facilities
Geophysical and Geotechnical Solutions    
  • Environmental contamination
  • Cultural resources
  • Engineering -- dams and levee characterization, and structural integrity
  • Hydrogeophysics
  • Geotechnical data interpretation
  • Licensed Professional Geologists
  • Plan and advise for geotechnical subsurface investigations