ECS Florida, LLC has announced the opening of a new office in Gainesville, Florida led by Corey Dunlap, PE, who recently joined ECS as Operations Manager. ECS Florida, LLC is a premier provider of geotechnical engineering, construction materials testing, environmental consulting and facilities engineering services. The new office is located at 6342 NW 18th Drive, Unit 10, Gainesville, Florida, 32653. This is the seventh office in Florida for the company.
Mr. Dunlap will be providing operational oversight to the engineering and construction materials testing departments, as well as supporting business development and client relations in Gainesville and the surrounding area. With his leadership, the focus will be on growing the Gainesville office to offer all of ECS’ services.
“We are excited to finally be in Gainesville and we are very fortunate to find such a great local engineer with Corey Dunlap to lead our efforts,” said Joe Champion, PE, Subsidiary President of ECS Florida, LLC. “Corey fits great with our team, culture and mission to grow and be market dominant. Corey is a great leader and will have the full support of ECS Florida to serve our clients.”
Mr. Dunlap brings over 11 years of experience in geotechnical engineering including subsurface investigation, interpretation and analysis of field and laboratory data, subsurface improvements, and FDOT roadway soil surveys and standard foundation studies. Mr. Dunlap also specializes in construction materials testing, cause and origin evaluations, sinkhole remediation, forensic sinkhole and structural evaluations. A registered Professional Engineer in Florida, he holds a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University Florida in Gainesville, Florida.
ECS Florida, LLC is one of the operating entities of the ECS Group of Companies with office locations in Gainesville, Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa, Fort Myers, West Palm Beach, Daytona and Brunswick, Georgia. ECS is an employee-owned engineering consulting firm with more than 1,700 employees providing geotechnical, construction materials, environmental and facilities consulting services. ECS has grown to over 65 locations and five subsidiaries spread across the Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Southeast and Southwest. The firm is ranked #72 in Engineering News Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms (April 2019), and #159 in ENR’s Top 200 Environmental Firms (August 2019).