Welcome to Bensatec Geosciences

About Us


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Geotechnical Consulting Engineers

We are a small business specializing in Geotechnical Engineering, Materials Testing and Inspection.  We also provide training under FDOT's Construction Training Qualification Program (CTQP). The engineers at Bensatec Geosciences have more than 19 years of engineering experience in Florida. Dr. Bensa Nukunya, the founder of the company has been providing geotechnical engineering, inspection and testing services in Florida for over 19 years. He has worked on many government and commercial projects including projects for FDOT, Jacksonville Transportation Authority, Jacksonville Ports Authority, City of Gainesville, Gainesville Regional Airport, SJRWMD, SFWMD, City of Jacksonville, etc., and commercial projects ranging from private homes, townhouses, apartments and office buildings to high-rise condos. We have ACI and CTQP certified field and laboratory technicians who have the required experience needed to service your projects. We are here to help with all your geotechnical engineering, materials testing needs and CEI needs. 

Certificate of Authorization No. 30442

FDOT Pre-Qualification: Work groups 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.4.1,

9.5, 10.1 and 10.3


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We Specialize in the following areas:

Geotechnical Engineering

Construction Materials Testing

CEI

Field Mointoring

CTQP Classes

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Certified SBE and DBE in Florida

FDOT Prequalified - 9.1, 9.2, 9.3, 9.4.1, 9.5, 10.1, 10.3

Lab Accredited by CMEC (AASHTO R18).

Offices


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Gainesville Corporate Office

4609 NW 6th Street, Suite B2

Gainesville, FL 32609

Tel: (352) 363-6968

Fax: (352) 225-3517

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Tampa Office

23110 State Road 54, #242

Lutz, FL 33549

Tel: (813) 371-0750

Fax: (813) 371-0749

What we do


Geotechnical Engineering

  • Site Investigations
  • Soil Borings
  • Standard Penetration Tests (SPT)
  • Auger Borings
  • Foundation Design
  • Site Investigation Report
  • Field Percolation Tests
  • Site Suitability Investigations
  • Sinkhole Investigations

CTQP Classes

  1. QC Manager
  2. Asphalt Plant Level I

Wish to register for a class?  Send Your information (Name, TIN, Class Title) to us by email.  See email information below.

We welcome small class sizes and we will not cancel a class because of class size limits. Call us if you need  to schedule a class for your group.

See our class schedules on CTQP website.



Field Monitoring

  • Vibration Monitoring
  • Settlement Plates
  • Surcharge Monitoring
  • Settlement Monitoring and Instrumentation
  • Structures Monitoring During Construction
  • Mass Concrete Monitoring
  • Drilled Shaft Inspection
  • Auger Cast Pile Inspection

Construction Materials Testing

  • Soil Sampling
  • Field Compaction Tests
  • Nuclear Density Tests
  • Concrete Sampling
  • Mortar and Grout Sampling

Laboratory Tests

  • Standard and Modified Proctors
  • Sieve Analysis
  • Limerock Bearing Ratio (LBR)
  • California Bearing Ratio
  • LA Abrasion Test
  • Atterberg Limits (Plastic and Liquid Limit)
  • Comprehensive Strength of Concrete
  • Organic Content
  • Many other Tests

Construction Engineering Inspection

  • Roadway
  • Bridge Inspection
  • Utilities
  • Drainage Structures

Contact Us


Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our customers, so feel free to visit during normal business hours.

Bensatec Geosciences, Inc.

4609 NW 6th St, Suite B2, Gainesville, Florida 32609, United States

(352) 363-6968

Hours

Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm

Saturday: By appointment

Sunday: Closed