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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
GFA’s Certified Plan Review staff can work with your design professionals during design development to ensure code compliance of the finished product, thus minimizing the time between design completion and permit issuance. Our Certified staff works with the local jurisdictions as well as on-site personnel to ensure code compliance on each project. Our 24/7 availability minimizes construction delays due to inspection scheduling.
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.