GeoSystems Consultants, Inc.
Geotechnical Engineering and Laboratory Testing

Celebrating 20 years of service

Landfills & Impoundments


GeoSystems provides design, permitting, closure-related services, and construction monitoring services, on solid and hazardous waste landfill and impoundment projects. Particular services included the following elements:

  • Landfill cap and liner system design
  • Dike design for surface impoundments
  • Seismic risk design
  • Settlement analysis to assure that gradients of gravity-operated leachate collection systems are maintained
  • Global stability and veneer stability under static and seismic loading conditions
  • Deformation analysis of liner-landfill system employing Finite Element Modeling
  • Construction Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) monitoring of liner, leachate collection systems, and cap system construction
  • Instrumentation design, installation and monitoring for the purpose of measuring deformations and pore pressures for construction and post-construction observations of critical situations
  • On-site laboratory facilities and soil testing