Advocates for geothermal energy say that the path of destruction cut by Hurricane Sandy, which unearthed fuel tanks, ravaged cooling towers and battered air-conditioners, has already persuaded some building owners to switch to geothermal systems that use underground pipes to harness the earth’s energy for heating and cooling buildings. Read the NY Times article:  http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/07/business/geothermal-energy-advocates-hope-systems-get-a-second-look.html?ref=business&_r=1 To.. read more →

02 Nov 2012
November 2, 2012

GES Celebrates Halloween

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01 Nov 2012
November 1, 2012

GES at The D

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GES is providing a geotechnical evaluation of the anticipated building footprint which includes air-knifing, drilling, logging, and sampling of 3 exploratory borings in the delivery lot (Task 1); performance of a geophysical ReMi survey to measure seismic site class (Task 3); and geophysical GPR testing to locate underground utilities (Task 4). The findings of the study will.. read more →

GES is honored to have played a role in the Neon Museum’s Visitor Center which had its grand opening event Tuesday evening.  The museum is a great addition to our wonderful city. The project consisted of the remodeling the historic LaConcha building and the addition of a new building with a covered patio area.  The.. read more →

Client: Southern Nevada Water Authority The project consisted of two channel gradient control structures within the Las Vegas Wash, which are 900 feet wide, 500 feet long and 9 feet tall. The gradient control structures consisted of heavy rock, about 2 to 4 feet in average size, with sheet piles to depths of about 13.. read more →

Congratulations to Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc. The Las Vegas Business press has selected GES, Inc. as one of three finalists in the category of Best Green Marketing Campaign for the 2012 Las Vegas Business Press Green Awards! Many nominations were received all over the valley and the Las Vegas Business Press selection committee selected.. read more →

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Geotechnical & Environmental Robert Hammond Project Geologist LAS VEGAS – Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) president Greg DeSart announced Robert Hammond has been named Project Geologist for the GES Las Vegas office. In his position Hammond will be responsible for performing geologic and environmental assignments. “We are very happy to welcome Robert to the.. read more →

4.9 out of 5.0 for Client Satisfaction….Not too Shabby. As GES celebrates our 20th year of operation, it is a good time to reflect on where GES is today compared to where we are going. Many of our existing customers have been with us since the beginning and they continue to be a primary source.. read more →

01 May 2012
May 1, 2012

Whitney Mesa Geotechnical Study

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Whitney Mesa Recreation Area The Whitney Mesa Recreational Area project, located north of the intersection of Arroyo Grande Boulevard and West Sunset Road, is part of the City of Henderson’s Open Space and Trails Master Plan, which intends to provide parks and trails opportunities for the City residents. Unlike other similar projects, the Whitney Mesa.. read more →