• Geotechnical Engineering in the 21st Century

    Do you have the latest smart phone? Have you checked out the new crowd-sourcing app or trending Twitter hashtag? Change is fast-paced these days. Contrast that for a moment with geotechnical engineering.  For more than one hundred...

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  • Powerful Local Environmental Resources Join Terracon Network

    St. John-Mittelhauser & Associates Inc. (SMA) is pleased to announce it has joined Terracon Consultants Inc., a leading national provider of environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials engineering services. Founded in 2007, SMA leverages decades of experience to...

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  • Terracon Foundation Awards $100,000 Grant for Geotechnical Lab at University of Illinois

    The Terracon Foundation announced a $100,000 grant to the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Illinois) for a new geotechnical laboratory planned as part of the CEE Modernization Plan...

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  • Maintenance Maximizes Parking Structure Investment

    From Terracon:  by Michael Phifer When we park our vehicles in a parking deck structure, we don’t typically think about the safety of the structure itself. Fully exposed to the elements in addition to facing the added wear...

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  • Using Proper Materials Puts Public Safety, Costs First

    From Business Insights:  by Sid Juwarker, Client Development Manager, Terracon Materials, such as aggregates, cement, steel, soil and fire-resistant products, are fundamental to any construction project, both during the construction and the structure’s commissioned life. As I talked...

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  • Drone Technology Provides Valuable Data to Construction Crews

    From AZBigMedia:  Information is the lifeblood of construction, and no construction professional worth their salt will say there’s such a thing as too much information. If information can help improve the pace of progress or the safety of...

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  • Terracon Names Packer New President

    Terracon is pleased to announce M. Gayle Packer is now president of Terracon Consultants, Inc., and a succession framework is commencing for her appointment to chief executive officer. Packer has developed a highly successful career of progressive...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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