Scope of geotechnics activities:

  • research and implementation works, scientific consulting in the field of road, railroad and bridge geotechnics, foundations, environmental engineering,

  • standardization work and certification of new materials and products.

The Division has laboratory equipment for testing natural and anthropogenic soils and equipment for field testing of soils and foundations.


A team of specialists performs research work on:

  • the assessment of the quality of materials (soil, aggregates, geosynthetics) and inspection of the execution of earthworks as well as road and railroad substructures,

  • the identification and determination of the suitability of new materials and industrial waste as well as methods for their improvement,

  • the use of special foundation and soil improvement methods,

  • the technical consulting, expert opinions, specialized supervision, model projects and other services concerning road works and foundation works in difficult geotechnical and terrain conditions.