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Multi-State Solar Sites

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Out in the field, drilling takes place, no matter the weather.

Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Texas, Virginia

G2 Consulting Group understands the growing importance of renewable energy in the United States and it has positioned itself to be a key player in the power and energy sector by providing geotechnical services to companies who design and construct solar sites. Typically, these projects run on very tight timelines and cover multiple states. For example, during a tight two-month period (November 2, 2018 – January 3, 2019), G2 provided geotechnical services for 12 solar power plant sites in six states (Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Texas, and Virginia).

Fast Facts

Project Scope
G2 Consulting Group performed geotechnical investigations that included soil borings, test pits, and pile loads tests. This was a multi-state, multi-project, multi-drillers operation that involved a team of 12 G2 staff members. 

• 12 solar power plant site in six states ( Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Texas, Virginia)

• Geotechnical investigation covered 6,747 acres or 10.6 miles

• 78 soil borings – 1,565 vertical feet

• 926 laboratory tests

• Thermal Resistivity

• Electrical Resistivity

• Chemical Corrosion

• 34 LPile Analyses

Services Provided

Geotechnical Investigation
Laboratory Testing

Challenges/Solutions

Battling the elements, wildlife, and farm animals, G2 provided exceptional geotechnical services to multiple projects, over a multi-state area, using innovative solutions and a collaborative approach with multiple drillers. 

Smart. Results. Fast.

G2 Consulting Group provided cost-effective solutions to keep multiple projects moving forward to meet the tight two-month schedule.

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