THE EXPERTISE YOU REQUIRE FOR YOUR MOST CHALLENGING PROJECTS

GFA is a cost-effective, professional service provider, dedicated to providing the highest-quality performance and customer service. Regardless of the scale of the project, GFA will develop a practical approach to successfully achieve your goals – on schedule and within budget.

ENVIRONMENTAL

GFA is a leader in the environmental services field. We develop and execute cost-effective solutions designed to protect and maximize the value of our clients’ assets while protecting Florida’s beautiful, natural resources.

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH & SAFETY (EHS) AND INDUSTRIAL HYGIENEENVIRONMENTAL

At GFA, we provide comprehensive environmental, health, safety (EH&S) and industrial hygiene (IH) services through our highly experienced team of certified industrial hygienists, certified safety professionals, professional engineers, scientists, specialists, and other EH&S support personnel.

GEOTECHNICAL

GFA Geotechnical Engineering Specialists utilize advanced geotechnical drilling equipment, a full support staff of highly skilled technicians and the latest design software to evaluate your site and provide innovative, practical recommendations for support of all types of structures.

INSPECTION SERVICES

GFA provides Special and Threshold Inspection Services for all load bearing structural elements of buildings as required by Florida legislation and Building Codes. Our Building Inspectors are certified by the State of Florida and operate under the direct supervision of Professional Engineers, who are also certified as Special Inspectors of Threshold Buildings.

CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS TESTING

A full-scope of Construction Materials Testing Services is provided at GFA, including all laboratory testing and standard field tests required on asphalt, concrete, soils, masonry, aggregates and non-destructive testing. Both in the field and in the lab, our certified technical teams conduct all of the required tests promptly and efficiently.

CONTRACTOR QUALITY CONTROL (CQC)

Our array of geotechnical consulting services is founded on a deep understanding of our clients’ needs, subsurface conditions, site-specific constraints, and the risks associated with soil stabilization and subterranean structural support during the construction rehabilitation of dams/levees/culverts, tunnels, shafts, mines, subways, and commercial buildings.

TRANSPORTATION

GFA is a highly experienced Engineering firm providing Geotechnical and Construction Materials Testing Services. We provide Engineering services on projects such as airports, seaports, highways, state roads, schools, shopping centers and residential communities. GFA is pre-qualified through the Florida Department of Transportation in work groups 9 and 10.

BUILDING CODE COMPLIANCE SERVICES

GFA International brings our renowned reputation for superior client service and thorough knowledge and complete understanding of Florida’s Building Code(s). Our Code Compliance team members have decades of experience providing expert Inspections and Plan Review solutions to complex projects of all sizes, whether public or private. Our Building Code Compliance Services include:

  • Municipal Support Services
  • Private Provider Plan Review and Inspection Services
  • Third-Party Peer Plan Review Services
  • Balcony Inspections

BLOWER DOOR TESTING

Effective July 1, 2017, The Florida Building Code now requires that each newly constructed residential building or dwelling pass a Blower Door test before the certificate of occupancy can be issued.  GFA is ready to assist our clients in satisfying the new energy code requirements. As Building Performance Institute (BPI) certified specialists, we are your best choice for accurate, reliable and timely Blower Door Testing Services at an affordable price.

FACILITY CONDITION ASSESSMENTS (FCA)

GFA’s dedicated team of professional engineers and licensed inspectors are able to complete high quality assessments of your facilities within a condensed time frame and will provide an accurate baseline of the current conditions and remaining system life of your assets.