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ABOUT

Geotechnical Testing Consultants (GTC) provides a range of advanced geotechnical testing and consulting services on some of the largest and most challenging construction projects World Wide.

GTC is the vision of Hardev Sidhu and Emad Sharif who have spent more than 30 years in the Geotechnical services field. Our unique “state of the art” laboratories are equiped with some of the most advanced equipment on the market, which further enhances Dubai’s position as a global capital for construction technology and innovation.

In addition to serving the construction industry, GTC will also be focused on research specific to advanced Geotechnical Testing, and will be looking to welcome and support post-graduate students and academic researchers in support of making the cities and buildings we live in safer and stronger. 

TEAM
 
EMAD SHARIF

GTC DIRECTOR

 

With more than 30 years of experience in geotechnical engineering and laboratory testing applications in the region. 

HARDEV SIDHU

GTC CO-FOUNDER & TECHNICAL ADVISOR

 

A world class expert in specialist geotechnical laboratory testing for more than 40 years. The former Managing Director of the famous SGC (Surrey Geotechnical Consultants), UK 

STEVE MELLER

A professional expert on instrumentation and monitoring for geotechnical and structural applications. He has more than 40 years of experience having been the owner of Gage Technique, one of the best manufacturers of VW Strain Gauges. 

DR MAN BUI

LABORATORY MANAGER & SENIOR GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER

 

A leading expert in ground characterization, small strain stiffness, dynamic soil analysis, and UHPC, Dr. Man owns over 20-year international experience in advanced soil testing, geotechnical consultancy, researching, and teaching. He is also an expert in offshore pile foundation, an innovator, and a reviewer of ICE Geotechnical Engineering Journal.

SANTOSH PAUL

A professional NDT and Deep Foundation Testing and QC Engineer, with more than 15 years of experience with most of the prestigious and challenging projects in Dubai and the region. 

DANIEL DIACON

LASER SCANNING MANAGER

More than 12 years of Experience in Laser Scanning Techniques. Daniel is certified by the most reputable companies like Autodesk, Optech, Riegl, FARO.

BROCHURES
 

GTC is an ISO 17025 accredited laboratory by Dubai Accreditation Centre (DAC), focusing on advanced geotechnical testing. The laboratory has been equipped with fully automated with the most advanced testing systems... Download File