AgRail-Bloomington, Illinois

SKS Engineers has been working at the AgRail site in Bloomington, Illinois from the beginning.  This site, next to the railroad, appeared suited for a grain handling facility.  So in 1997, Grain Flo Inc. of Heyworth, Illinois contracted with SKS Engineers to conduct subsurface investigations and provide a geotechnical report with recommendations for development on the site.   […]

Cargill Inc. – Dana, Indiana

SKS Engineers began working with Cargill Inc. at their Dana, Indiana facility in 2007. Initial services provided by SKS Engineers included subsurface investigation of the soils on their property in areas where Cargill planned to expand their grain handling and storage facilities. From this soils investigation SKS Engineers generated a geotechnical report that included recommendations […]

Subsurface Investigations

We have company-owned equipment including: Truck-mounted drill rig All-terrain drill rig Track-mounted drilling rig Core drilling machine Ground-penetrating radar equipment Heavy duty truck Water hauling truck We can perform a multitude of subsurface investigations and tasks including: Standard penetration tests Soil borings Split-barrel sampling Continuous sampling Undisturbed thin-walled tube sampling Rock coring Pavement coring Soil […]