Alta Arizona is client valued provider of construction support services on a wide variety of residential, commercial, industrial and governmental projects. These projects have primarily been in the Phoenix and Tucson metropolitan areas but have included other locations in the State of Arizona as well. Services have included: foundation design recommendations for varied subsurface conditions including both swelling and collapsible soils, field/laboratory materials testing for project specification, confirmation/documentation, and to satisfy regulatory requirements and extensive trouble shooting/problem mitigation with the unexpected issues that often arise during construction.
The Alta Arizona engineering staff has over 100 years of project experience involving residential, commercial, government, institutional and industrial projects.
Specific shallow foundation experience includes spread footings and mats/pads including partial to full compensation. Deep foundation support experience includes compressive, uplift, lateral and torque capacities for driven concrete filled steel pipe, precast/pre-stressed concrete, H-section, drilled shafts (straight and belled), micro-piles, pressure injected, timber, and helical piers. Ground improvement techniques that we are experienced with include excavation/replacement, intermediate depth impact piers, stone columns, dynamic impact plates, and surcharge/preload. Other geotechnical experience includes recommendations for retaining walls (rigid and flexible), temporary and permanent site dewatering, machine foundations, soil and rock slope stability, frost and freezing impacts on roads and foundations, erosion, control, building/structure settlement, underground utility construction, chemical attack on foundation and utility elements, wall supported excavations and the use of geo-synthetic materials.
Alta Arizona Survey is a land surveying company with offices in Tucson, Phoenix and Benson, AZ. We are a full service company offering all types of land surveying services, including boundary, lot splits, A.L.T.A., FEMA Elevation Certificates, topographic, design, construction staking, easement research and aerial photo control. Our staff includes three licensed surveyors and one licensed architect in the State of Arizona.
Our range of expertise has been used by clients in Cochise, Pima, Pinal and Santa Cruz Counties in such cities as Tucson, Oro Valley, Marana, Casa Grande, Coolidge, Gila Bend, Vail, Sahuarita, Green Valley, Tubac, Arivaca, Nogales, Patagonia, Sonoita, Elgin, Benson, Pomerene, St. David, Willcox, Bowie, Pearce, Sunsites, Cochise, San Simon, Bisbee, Douglas, Sierra Vista, Tombstone, Portal and Rodeo.