MLA Geotechnical is a full-service geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing firm locally owned and headquartered in Austin, Texas. MLA Geotechnical has completed an impressive record of diverse engineering services for a wide variety of clients throughout the region, using more than 50 years of data collected on some of the most expansive soils in the nation! The firm remains committed to providing quality engineering services to a demanding array of complex geotechnical, geological, forensic, and construction materials projects.

MLA Geotechnical is TxDOT and AASHTO accredited to perform both geotechnical and construction materials testing services. Typical projects include design and/or testing for pavements, from parking lots up through high traffic volume roads, foundation designs, from single-story residential structures up through large multi-story structures such as hospitals, apartment buildings, and condominiums.  Other typical projects include residential and commercial land development, bridge foundations, lift stations, utility lines, towers, ponds, and retaining walls. In addition to geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing, MLA Geotechnical routinely performs forensic investigations.