geotechnical engineering

noun

Definition of geotechnical engineering

:a science that deals with the application of geology to engineering

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  • Founded in El Paso, Texas in 2003, LOI Engineers provides geotechnical engineering and exploration services primarily throughout southwestern Texas and southern New Mexico.

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First Known Use of geotechnical engineering

1974


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