Dente was founded in 1993, and provides geotechnical, geohydrologic, and construction materials engineering and testing services, including special inspection and drilling capabilities. Dente engineers, geologists, and technical experts have completed more than 4,000 projects throughout the Northeast including the Hudson Valley, southern and western New York, southern Vermont, and western Massachusetts. Services typically include planning, managing and performing exploratory site investigation, laboratory testing programs, preparing geotechnical reports, and managing and performing construction inspection and testing services for clients in construction, education, health care, and other engineering companies. The company and its affiliates, Evergreen Testing & Environmental Services and Acme Boring Company, are known as Dente Group, A Terracon Company.*
Geotechnical Engineering & Consulting
Building and Machine Foundations, Bridge Foundations, Earth and Rock Fill Embankments for Dams, Dikes and Roadways, Retaining Walls, Reinforced Earth Slopes, Segmental Walls, Evaluations of Cut and Filled Slope Stability, including Landfills, Synthetic Construction Fabrics, Landslide Mitigation, Pavements, Slope and Construction Instrumentation, Design of Pile and Drilled Shaft Load Test Programs and Instrumentation.
Underpinning, Excavation Support Consulting & Design
Micro Piling, Auger Cast Piling, Jet Grouting, Cement and Chemical Grouting, Conventional Pit, Secant Wall, Soldier Pile and Lagging, Sheet Piling.
Groundwater Investigations, Temporary and Permanent Dewatering, Groundwater Supply.
Phase I, II and III Site Assessments, Environmental Investigations, Subsurface Investigations, NEPA reports, Contaminant and Underground Storage Tank Studies & Closure Reports, Geologic Consulting.
Construction Materials Testing
Quality Control and Assurance Testing of Asphalt, Concrete, Earthwork Materials & Structural Steel.
Special Inspections for building code compliance.
*Professional engineering services in the state of New York are performed by Terracon Consultants-NY, Inc.