Solar Farms

ECS provides the services and support required by the fast-paced solar market. We work closely with our clients to ensure standards are met and to minimize time spent on due diligence. Our cross-trained, multi-disciplined staff members work on large land sites in order to expedite the process. Services include:

Geotechnical

  • Geotechnical assessments for foundation recommendations
  • Shallow and deep foundation recommendations and design
  • Pile/anchor load testing
  • Access road design and stabilization recommendations
  • Installation monitoring and verification testing of rack foundations
  • Utility scale capabilities

Construction Materials

  • Construction materials field and laboratory testing
  • Thermal resistivity for efficiency calculations
  • Corrosion analysis/potential

Environmental

  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
  • Wetland delineations and permitting
  • NEPA assessments
  • Endangered species and historic resource reviews
  • Erosion and sediment control monitoring during construction
  • Environmental due diligence

Facilities

  • Concrete structural slab foundation design
  • Building structural assessments for imposed loading conditions from new solar rack installations

Geotechnical

  • Geotechnical assessments for foundation recommendations
  • Shallow and deep foundation recommendations and design
  • Pile/anchor load testing
  • Access road design and stabilization recommendations
  • Installation monitoring and verification testing of rack foundations
  • Utility scale capabilities

Construction Materials

  • Construction materials field and laboratory testing
  • Thermal resistivity for efficiency calculations
  • Corrosion analysis/potential

Environmental

  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
  • Wetland delineations and permitting
  • NEPA assessments
  • Endangered species and historic resource reviews
  • Erosion and sediment control monitoring during construction
  • Environmental due diligence

Facilities

  • Concrete structural slab foundation design
  • Building structural assessments for imposed loading conditions from new solar rack installations

Notable projects

  • Bear Creek Solar, Fountain, FL
  • Bloomington Solar, Bloomington, IL
  • Brown Swiss Solar Site, Chuckey, TN
  • Ephrata Solar Array, Ephrata, PA
  • Fort Bliss Solar Farm, Ell Paso, TX
  • Pink Hill Solar Farm, Pink Hill, NC
  • Ramapo College Solar Farm Complex, Mahwah, NJ
  • Rye Parcel Solar, Brinkley, AR
  • Warsaw Solar, Warsaw, IN

Notable projects

  • Bear Creek Solar, Fountain, FL
  • Bloomington Solar, Bloomington, IL
  • Brown Swiss Solar Site, Chuckey, TN
  • Ephrata Solar Array, Ephrata, PA
  • Fort Bliss Solar Farm, Ell Paso, TX
  • Pink Hill Solar Farm, Pink Hill, NC
  • Ramapo College Solar Farm Complex, Mahwah, NJ
  • Rye Parcel Solar, Brinkley, AR
  • Warsaw Solar, Warsaw, IN