ECS is an employee-owned engineering firm with roots dating back to 1988 when we had a single branch and a handful of staff. Today, we employ a workforce of over 2,500 and maintain more than 80 offices nationwide. That advantage allows us to leverage a team-based approach and collective expertise. By doing so, we think outside the box for practical and creative solutions.
Our Louisville office can work with area companies from start to finish, making us a one-stop partner for project consulting. We provide professional guidance from an experienced engineering team across numerous topics at each construction phase.
ECS Engineering and Consulting Services
ECS offers extensive engineering and consulting services to help bring your visions to life. Each comes with our signature detailed reporting, so you have the information you need to make data-driven decisions.
Construction Materials Testing
Completing a successful construction project depends on having the right materials for the job. The sooner you know about a potential materials issue, the faster and more affordably you can take action to correct it.
Our technicians offer construction materials testing (CMT) to help confirm that products meet quality expectations and design requirements. Among our many CMT services are:
- Magnetic particle testing
- Deep foundation testing
- Bank draw reviews
- Soil lime or cement mix design
- Geotextile and geofabric observations and testing
Environmental Consulting Services
At ECS, we understand the impact construction can have on the surrounding ecosystem. We are also familiar with the laws governing industry practices. Our environmental consulting in Louisville helps you embrace sustainability and stay legally compliant with services like:
- Wetlands and stream delineation and assessment
- Underground and above-ground storage tanks
- Emergency response
- Excavation support
- Facilities Laboratory Services
The soil underlying any structure has distinct properties that can vary widely between sites. Knowing what lies beneath is crucial to understanding hidden challenges and resolving issues before they impact your schedule and budget. The highly skilled team at ECS can give you the insights you need.
We proudly offer geotechnical engineering in Louisville with services like:
- Groundwater evaluation
- Geotechnical construction consulting
- Retaining wall design
- Load testing
- Natural disaster evaluation
The structures you create represent a significant business investment. With our advice, you can extend their life spans for more use while adhering to the laws. Our facilities consulting in Louisville benefits existing properties and new construction throughout the structure’s lifecycle.
We help you comply with regulations and promote safety through guidance on issues like:
- Property condition assessments
- Structural engineering
- Building envelope commissioning
- Building code inspections
- Parking structure assessments
Choose ECS for Louisville Engineering and Consulting
At ECS, our passion and dedication to putting people first makes us different. We are proud to build diverse teams who remain active in community service. Accessing the experiences and perspectives of others leads us to go the extra mile to find innovative, value-driven solutions.
Our team serves construction professionals in many industries with end-to-end engineering support in Louisville. We do it with a focus on clear communication and individualized service.