Geosyntec specializes in turning the potential of renewable and alternative energy facilities associated with landfill and Brownfield sites and other locations with challenging development conditions into practical realities for developers, owners, and the communities they serve.

Geosyntec provides the regulatory compliance and engineering design services to integrate renewable and alternative energy generation uses into the lifecycle of landfill sites.

What can Geosyntec do for Owners and Developers?

Geosyntec has the technical expertise and regulatory insights to power site development for solar energy projects. We work with site owners and energy system technologists to adapt solar systems to specific sites, including panel mounting systems, foundations, conveyance, and supporting infrastructure design. For public, private, and independent power producers nationwide, we provide expertise in environmental, geotechnical, and hydrological engineering and environmental regulatory affairs.

Our recent, relevant experience includes feasibility evaluations, permitting, design, and construction management services for concentrating solar energy facilities and photovoltaic solar energy systems on landfill, brownfield, and greenfield sites.

Why Choose Geosyntec?

  • Extensive experience with landfill and brownfield sites.
  • Thorough understanding of environmental regulatory processes.
  • Professional relationships with solar equipment manufacturers and solar developers.
  • Professional relationships with owners and operators of landfill and brownfield sites.
  • Comprehensive technical expertise and leadership, nationwide resources, and exceptional client service.


Applications and Services


Geosyntec has experience conducting feasibility studies that include engineering and regulatory considerations, market conditions, business models, photovoltaic technologies, and constructability. We have provided permitting support, preliminary design, and construction management for ground mounted and exposed geomembrane photovoltaic solar power systems.


For concentrating solar energy systems, Geosyntec has performed geotechnical and hydrological design, including design of cooling water ponds and environmental monitoring systems, construction management and CQA, and provided stormwater management services.

Site Development Services including
  • Site-specific regulatory compliance
  • Geotechnical/foundation investigations
  • Support systems design
  • Stormwater management/design
  • Erosion and sediment control
  • Construction management
  • Cover system integrity analysis


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For More Information

Atlanta, Georgia
Majdi Othman, PhD, PE

San Diego, California
Ron Johnson, PE, GE

About Geosyntec

Geosyntec is a specialized consulting and engineering firm that works with private and public sector clients to address their new ventures and complex problems involving the environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure. Geosyntec has a staff of over 900 engineers, scientists, and related technical and project support staff located in over 50 offices throughout the U.S. and locations in Canada, Malaysia, and the United Kingdom.

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