Home Services SOQ RFP Forms  Client List Contact News Blog



Civil Engineer Earns Professional Geotechnical Engineer's License

Monday, January 25, 2010: Signal Hill, CA ... Associated Soils Engineering, Inc., announces that their licensed civil engineer, Lawrence J.D. Chang, has recently passed the exam to become Registered Geotechnical Engineer (GE) in the state of California. "By earning a GE license, this individual has reached a new level of excellence in his professional career," Edward C. “Ted” Riddell, P.G, President, said.  "We are extremely proud of his accomplishment. Our clients can rest assured that our firm is positioned to continue to provide unparalleled excellence in geotechnical engineering and geological services." 


Chang is a registered civil engineer (RCE 67987) with Associated Soils Engineering, Inc. Chang joined Associated Soils Engineering, Inc. in April, 2005. He received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Chung Yuan University, Taiwan, and his Master of Science Degree in Geotechnical Engineering from University of California, Davis. Chang has over 25 years of experience in Geotechnical Engineering internationally. To become a licensed Geotechnical Engineer in California, Chang had to hold a valid license as a Civil Engineer and work full-time for four years as an RCE and pass the required exam.



Associated Soils Engineering, Inc. (ASE) is a California corporation, established in 1974 and located in Signal Hill, CA. ASE provides geotechnical engineering and geological services to public agencies, school districts and commercial and residential builders throughout Southern California. ASE has one of the most comprehensive laboratories in the area and is AASHTO certified and an Approved Testing Agency for the City of Los Angeles as well as the California Division of State Architect (DSA).


Lawrence Chang (GE) may be contacted at (562) 426-7990 extension 103. If you have questions regarding Associated Soils Engineering, please contact Edward C. “Ted” Riddell, President, at (562) 426-7990 extension 102. The address for ASE is 2860 Walnut Avenue, Signal Hill, CA 90755.