As a dynamic design build firm we offer an ever evolving range of services and love new challenges. Below is a sampling of the majority of our ever changing services and is by no means a complete list but merely a representative sampling. If you have a need for assistance beyond those listed please feel free to contact us and we gladly look into ways we can assist.

Construction and Project Management

Project management is one of our core services, allowing us to deliver our consulting, design, and construction services to our customers.

  • Construction Management

  • Construction Consulting Services

  • Continually review and monitor construction site progress.

  • Hold subcontractors accountable for commitments.

  • Monitor & report all activity on-site.

  • Manage contractors to original budget.

  • Eliminate inefficiencies through safe and quality operations.

  • Review pay requisitions and invoices, and recommend payment action.

  • Document, communicate, negotiate, and advise on all change orders.

  • Review and analyze progress made toward construction project milestones.

  • Develop schedule recovery strategies.

  • Schedule, lead, and document construction project meetings.

  • Document and report on daily, weekly, and monthly progress.

  • Deliver successful, positive end results.

Permitting

Municipal, State and Federal

  • Pre-Construction Notifications

  • USACE

  • GAEPD

  • NEPA/SEPA

  • Georgia Solid Waste Management Act

  • (CCR) Rule

  • RCRA

  • TSCA

  • CERCLA

Site Evaluations and Design

Garland Environmental & Geological Solutions assists clients during the purchase of land or planning/design of a project by identifying subsurface conditions using current exploration techniques. Either drill rigs, hand augers or excavation equipment are utilized to uncover sub-surface conditions in a variety of sites . Site investigations can uncover soil limitations and/or concerns.

 Environmental          Compliance  

  • Hazardous Site Response Act (HSRA) Evaluations and Consultation

  • RCRA Consultation

  • Compliance Inspections

  • Environmental Compliance Audits

  • Industrial Air Monitoring

  • Remediation system design and implementation

  • Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SPCC)

Owner's Represenative

Garland Environmental & Geological Solutions provides “Owner’s Representation” services for any or all phases of site construction – from project start through project completion. Our services are focus on project planning, budgeting and cost control, scheduling, identification and accountability to project time constraints, change order and claims mitigation, accountability for quality requirements of the contract documents, as well as establishing and tracking all deliverables. Garland Environmental & Geological Solutions provides these services to property owners, developers, project investors, and others. In offering owner’s representative services for construction, Garland Environmental & Geological Solutions assists clients through the successful completion of construction projects. We address all pre-construction and construction aspects of a project and develop effective solutions for its completion.

We develop and maintain professional working relationships with all project stakeholders. Over the course of the project, we assist in the pre-construction planning, on-site preparation, budgeting and scheduling, and day-to-day activities to successfully complete projects for our clients. Our approach is to improve construction operations, establish accountability across the board and minimize the risks of the client and maximize the success of the project.

Environmental Property Assessments and Services

Garland Environmental & Geological Solutions is experienced with both the engineering and regulatory concerns when evaluating property for environmental concerns. Our services include:

  • Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments

  • Asbestos Inspection and Testing

  • Lead Based Paint Inspection and Testing

  • Mold Assessment

  • Indoor Air Quality Assessment and Consulting

  • Soil and Groundwater Monitoring and Testing

  • Brownsfield Assessment, Redevelopment, & Consulting

  Erosion Control

​We specialize in practical and effective Erosion Control Plans. We have field managed and been responsible for the BMPs of several 100+ Acre, 1 Million+ Cubic Yard mass grading operations throughout Georgia and know what works and doesn't work. Don't put your assets at risk.

  • Grading plans

  • Erosion and sediment control plans

  • Permit applications

  • Construction observation

  • Monitoring and maintenance

  • Stormwater rehabilitation design/build

  • Compliance sampling

  • Reporting

 Expert Witness
  • Provide expert witness approach to construction site activities.

  • Provide construction consulting and management support through extensive hands-on experience.

  • Provide risk management support.

  • Justification of scope changes.

Septic Evaluations and Instalations

We offer Level 1-4 soil percolation  testing and mapping services for septic systems for single residential homes to large subdivisions and commercial developments. We offer the quickest turnaround times from initial call to report submittal in the North Georgia area. 

Pre-Planning and Estimating
  • Leveraging networks and resources to assist with construction site selection and procurement. Often times these services can offer the largest overall savings.

  • Develop strategic construction project planning and budgeting.

  • Forecast a comprehensive conceptual design & budget.

  • Create a reasonable & realistic construction project milestone schedule.

  • Develop project specific conceptual design and cost budgeting.

  • Conduct necessary, job specific due diligence.

  • Consult with owners on all risks and assist with any constructability and construction phasing concerns and pursue most economical development options.

  • Define project objectives and constraints (end use requirements, design goals).

  • Assist in evaluation and selection of Architect / Engineer – Define scope of services.

  • Work with local municipalities and governmental agencies regarding planning and securing permits.

  • Consult with owner's in selection and qualification of Contractors.

  • Identify and establish upfront accountability for entire project team.

Engineering Management

  • Engineering Consultant

  • Choreograph the design and engineer selection process.

  • Conduct a feasibility assessment by reviewing drawings and specifications to ensure workability.

  • Assists in expediting the design process.

  • Analyze the design cost estimate.

  • Identify and implement any potential cost savings.

  • Manage design and engineering to original budget.

  • Create balance by utilizing latest technologies  and software solutions for civil construction.

  • Maintain constant, consistent focus on the construction budget.

  Civil Observations

We offer a variety of civil construction observations depending on clients needs ranging from :

  • Daily observations and documentation of construction work

  • Communicate with Contractor’s site and quality control personnel regarding construction activities

  • Conduct field surveys to confirm existing conditions.

  • Perform and check engineering computations

  • Insure QC/QA tests are performed on each item of work

  • Measure distances to verify accuracy of dimensions of installations and layouts.

  • Observe work in progress to ensure that procedures followed and materials used conform to specifications.

  • Examine workmanship of finished installations for conformity to standard and approves installation.

  • Record quantities of materials received or used during specified periods.

  • Redline, record, and report required deviate from design.

  Stream and Wetlands
 Conservation 
 Easments

We are personally familiar with donating property for conservation easements as it is something we have done with our own property. Best and highest use. We have demonstrated aptitude of applying out of the box evaluations of potential future land uses that can greatly enhance your lands conservation value. We are able to put together many future potential land uses that all to often go overlooked and leave significant value on the table. 

From growing up damming up the backyard swimming hole to working as a professional whitewater paddler and erosion control expert, Stream and Wetland delineation, restoration and mitigation is second nature for Garland Environmental & Geological Solutions. We have been involved in numerous Stream and Wetland projects throughout the Southeast. Our familiarity with stream geomorphology along with the use of natural channel design and common sense approaches ensure our projects are executed to the highest level of professionalism. We offer turnkey Stream/Wetland delineation and permitting, as well as restoration and design/build services.

Garland Environmental &
Geological Solutions
 
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