Gulf South Engineering & Testing (Gulf South) is a geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing and inspection company that began operations in 2011. We are headquartered in Kenner, LA and provide our services throughout the Gulf Coast region. Gulf South was started by Mr. Rodney Greenup, Jr. and Mr. Chad Poche, P.E. The combined work experience of Gulf South's principals and key employees totals more than 50 years and thousands of projects. Gulf South provides a broad range of geotechnical related services and is a small, minority owned, business.
Gulf South is a certified State and Local Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (SLDBE) by the City of New Orleans, Louis Armstrong International Airport, and the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans.
Services provided by Gulf South include geotechnical engineering analyses (geotechnical investigations and reports, foundation design, pavement design, slope stability analyses, settlement and downdrag analyses, cofferdam and excavation design, bulkheads, docks, wharfs, borrow pits, etc.), laboratory testing (strength and classification testing for soils and aggregates), field investigation oversight (soil borings, CPT soundings, geoprobe borings, etc.), and construction materials testing and inspection (pile logging and load test monitoring, concrete inspection and testing, earthwork inspection and testing, steel and welding inspection, in place density and compaction testing, etc.)
Gulf South is committed to providing the highest quality of professional and technical services with a constant commitment to the needs of our clients.