Geotesta is an award winning specialist Geotechnical, Structural and Environmental Engineering consulting firm established in 2006 with offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Traralgon.

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Since inception, Geotesta has successfully completed more than 4,000 projects in Australia.  Projects include land development, residential and commercial buildings, road and water infrastructure, and mining projects.

Our core business is providing engineering services to local and state governments and authorities, land developers, builders and contractors, architects and other consultants.

The majority of our engineers have Masters or PhD degrees. We do not handball your project to junior staff, and all reports are personally reviewed by Senior and Principal Engineers. Therefore you can be sure you are getting results you can trust.

We stay abreast of the latest research and advances in design and technology by maintaining a close affiliation with leading researchers. We are involved in a number of published research papers and co-host an annual pavement seminar with Swinburne University.

At Geotesta, we listen. Our aim is to fully understand your project goals and challenges and provide the most cost effective yet safe design. We believe in engineering design by the observational method, a geotechnical model based on field measurement and instrumentation that can reduce construction and mining operation cost and increase safety.


To deliver quality professional geotechnical, mining and civil engineering services and products that provide our clients with safe and cost effective projects.

We focus on:

  • People – attracting, developing, retaining and rewarding high calibre personnel
  • Clients – understanding and meeting their expectations
  • Management – continually improving our processes and service delivery
  • Business Development – sustaining and expanding our profile and markets


Our corporate objective is to provide engineering excellence through a process of continuous improvement in our service quality. Our interest is to provide engineering solutions on time, within budget, technically excellent and socially responsible which conform to contractual and regulatory requirements.

To achieve this objective, Geotesta has continuously been developing best consulting practices which is applied to the conception, planning, investigation, design, documentation, tender evaluation, procurement and contract administration phases of a project. They are based on the requirements of AS/NZS ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems – Model for Quality Assurance in Design, Development, Production, Installation and Servicing.

Our Melbourne head office is externally audited by ECAAS Certification.
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