Coast Geotechnical is a geotechnical engineering firm located in Victoria, BC.
We bring modern tools and old-school rigour to your building projects.
Get your projects started on solid ground
When you work with us, expect a common-sense approach that is responsive, accurate, and innovative. We believe in collaboration and creating partnerships. We love solving engineering problems and believe that Geotechnical is the most interesting of the engineering disciplines.
Do you have a goal you’re trying to achieve but don’t know where to begin? Let us guide you. Take a look at the list of our services below, and contact us if you have any questions or special requests.
Soils investigations and preparation of geotechnical reports for building permit and subdivision applications (including seismic studies).
Slope stability assessments for areas of sloping terrain to characterize the stability in static and seismic conditions.
Retaining wall design including Mechanically Stabilized Earth (MSE), modular block, mortared rock, boulder stack, cast-in-place concrete and more.
Geotechnical engineering assessments for route selection, road designs, temporary shoring and utility support.
Shoring systems for deep excavations including shotcrete, soil anchors, sheet pile, soldier pile, and secant walls.
Design and planning to manage and control stormwater runoff volumes.
Detailed reviews and documentation of the pre-existing conditions of adjacent sites and structures. This baseline is critical to understanding the impacts of a construction project.
Design and monitoring of pile foundations for soft soil sites and marine projects. PDA testing also available, contact us to learn more.
Solving our clients' most complex geotechnical engineering challenges with skill, innovation and dedication.
Meet the Team
Ben Schmidt, P. Eng.
Principal | Senior Geotechnical Engineer
Andres Ocejo, P. Eng.
Alyse Munro Hindley
Designer | Drafter