Groundtech Engineering Ltd.

Professional Geotechnical and Water Resource Engineering Services

Geotechnical Engineering

About Us

Groundtech Engineering Ltd in Fernie offers geotechnical and water resource expertise. Our services include building site investigations, soil bearing capacity determinations, natural hazard assessments and other solutions. We also offer reservoir and flood protection designs. Contact us for a consultation.

  • Douglas A. Clapp - P. Eng.

Our services

Groundtech Engineering offers a wide range of services ensuring that your project is completed safely and successfully.


  • Slope Stability Assessments
  • Building Site Investigations
  • Retaining Wall Design
  • Erosion and Sedimentation Plans
  • Flood Hazard Assessments
  • Shallow Footing and Pile Design
  • Surface and Subsurface Drainage Structure Design
  • Road Structure and Fill Design
  • Bioengineering

Water Resources

  • Water Resevoir Design
  • Peak Flow Determination
  • Sediment and Erosion Control Plans
  • Settling Pond and Ditch Designs
  • Watercourse Erosion Protection
  • Water Well Development

Project Coordination

  • Construction and Legal Survey
  • Structural Engineering
  • Civil/Municipal Engineering
  • Materials Testing
  • Development Permit Applications
  • GIS/Mapping

Contact us

PO Box 688
152 4A Avenue
Fernie, BC V0B 1M0

Phone: 250.423.4829
Fax: 250.423.4819
Cell: 250.423.1898