Grande Dunes Development (2200 acres) in Myrtle Beach, SC

GeoMetrics served as the geotechnical engineer of record and QA/QC testing firm for the 2200 acre commercial and residential development. The project was extensive with multiple high and mid rise structures, two golf courses, bridges, stabilization for waterway embankments, a marina and miles of roadways. (5 year project)

North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex

The NMB Park and Sports Complex offers a diverse selection of sporting event facilities that are easily accessible and can accommodate a range of activities – such as baseball, softball, lacrosse, soccer, quidditch, and flag football. Facilities include 4 regulation youth baseball/collegiate softball fields, 2 regulation high school/collegiate baseball fields, 8 regulation soccer/lacrosse fields, 7 picnic shelters, amphitheatre and a 25 acre lake for water-related activities.

Multi-County Park Expansion of Myrtle Beach, SC

GeoMetrics served as the geotechnical engineer of record and QA/QC testing firm for Burroughs and Chapin, the largest land owner in Myrtle Beach, having over 20,000 acres of undeveloped property along the Grand Strand. Under the expansion, GeoMetrics provided geotechnical and engineering services for many residential and commercial developments within the Multi-County Park designation which included a 200 acre mall, a 350 acre commercial resort complex and countless retail and commercial centers which included large box dealers like WalMart, Sam’s Club, Lowes, Home Depot, Costco, Best Buy, just to name a few. (8 year project)

Myrtle Beach Grand Park

The Grand Park Athletic Complex features seven large multipurpose fields and two youth fields. All have synthetic turf and lights and are designed to accommodate a variety of sports, including baseball, softball, lacrosse, soccer and football. The complex also has a six-tunnel batting cage, plenty of parking and three towers for restrooms and concessions. Grand Park is adjacent to The Market Common, Crabtree Memorial Gymnasium and a roller hockey rink.

Specific Relevant Project Experience

  • Williamsburg County Airport
  • Horry County SWA East Hill Landfill Closure
  • Horry County SWA Saddle Area Landfill Closure
  • Williamsburg County Landfill Closure
  • Myrtle Beach Grand Park
  • North Myrtle Beach Parks
  • Marina Parkway – Burroughs and Chapin
  • South Industrial Park
  • Medical Park at 82nd Avenue
  • 82nd Avenue Connector
  • Grand Dunes Boulevard
  • Margaritaville – Broadway at the Beach (2005)
  • Kohls Department Store
  • Founders Centre Phase 2
  • North Industrial Park
  • South Strand Commons
  • Golden Corral Restaurant

State and Local Agencies

  • Grand Strand Water & Sewer Authority
  • City of Myrtle Beach
  • City of North Myrtle Beach
  • City of Conway
  • City of Surfside
  • City of Georgetown
  • Horry County Public Works
  • Georgetown County Public Works
  • Horry County Solid Waste Authority
  • Georgetown County Solid Waste Authority
  • Myrtle Beach International Airport
  • Grand Strand Airport
  • Horry County Airport

School Districts and Higher Education

  • Horry County School District
  • Georgetown County School District
  • Horry Georgetown Technical College
  • Coastal Carolina University

Heavy Earthwork Contractors

  • Philips and Jordan
  • Flat Iron Construction
  • Republic Contracting
  • A.O. Hardee and Son
  • King Construction
  • CL Benton and Sons
  • Palmetto Corp
  • R.L. Causey
  • Dorman Sitework
  • Southern Asphalt
  • Sanders Brothers Construction, Inc.
  • Livingston Trucking, Inc.

Medical Clients

  • Loris HealthCare System
  • National HealthCare Corporation
  • SeaCoast Medical
  • Conway Medical Center
  • Grand Strand Hospital
  • Hope Arbor Assisted Living

Building Contractors

  • Centex Homes
  • DR Horton
  • Pulte Homes
  • Portrait Homes
  • Bill Clark Homes
  • Lennar Communities
  • MB Kahn
  • Chancel Builders
  • Mashburn Construction
  • Baldwin Construction
  • Harrington Construction
  • Dargan Construction
  • Chicora Development
  • Ryland Homes
  • Dan Ryan Builders
  • Beazer Homes

Industrial Clients

  • International Paper
  • Canal Wood
  • AVX Ceramics
  • Santee Cooper
  • Horry Electric
  • HTC
  • Georgetown Steel
  • Carolina Assembly
  • Steelly Plywood


Retail & Commercial

  • Dollar General
  • Steinmart
  • Wal-Mart
  • Lowes
  • Home Depot
  • Lowes Foods
  • Bi-Lo
  • Best Buy
  • Costco
  • Sears
  • JC Penney
  • Kohl’s
  • Belk Incorporated
  • Sam’s Club
  • Tanger Outlet
  • Barefoot Landing
  • Target
  • Dillard’s
  • Bass Pro Shop
  • Marshalls
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Roomstore
  • Holiday Inn
  • Sleep Inn
  • Hampton Inn
  • Staybridge Suites
  • Circuit City
  • Homegoods

Resort Developers

  • Burroughs and Chapin
  • Felcor
  • Starwood SVO
  • Margaritaville
  • Fantasy Harbor
  • Hard Rock Park