Firm Ground Engineering B.V. is a geotechnical engineering consultancy offering design, consultancy and secondment services on the interface of ground and water.


Practical, safe and efficient geotechnical design solutions for civil, marine and infrastructure projects

Engineering Consultancy

Geotechnical and geo-hydrological engineering consultancy services for all your projects


An experienced geotechnical expert to strengthen your team


In addition to our broad general geotechnical knowledge, Firm Ground Engineering specialises in projects on the interface between ground and water


International expertise in deep foundations, including design, driveability, pile testing and verification

Scour Protection

Scour Protection

Experience in the design of erosion protection for ports, outfalls, rivers and dikes



Geotechnisch ontwerp van hulpwerk in de infrastructuur en utiliteitsbouw


The latest developments at the interface of ground and water

Railway Induced Vibrations

Firm Ground Engineering supports ProRail’s programme to mitigate railway induced vibrations at the source: the IBS. Railway induced vibrations are a potential cause of nuisance for those living close to the railway. Railway transport is Read more…

Stresswave 2022

The 11th International Stresswave Conference 2022 took place on 20-23 September in Rotterdam. Our founder Ronald Damen presented two technical papers on this conference, on behalf of co-authors Dion Denes, Alireza Fouroughi and Dr. Julian Read more…

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