Offices


Atlanta NorthGeolocation: 34.0523, -84.6052

Terracon's Atlanta-North ( Kennesaw) office opened its doors in 2003 as Aquaterra Engineering, LLC, with a primary focus in solid waste engineering services. Originally, office staff focused primarily on consulting for solid waste management projects. Our professionals have extensive experience with engineering and consulting for various phases of integrated solid waste management projects. We have performed solid waste management consulting and engineering on projects throughout the southeast, with significant experience in Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, Tennessee, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Puerto Rico. After the acquisition by Terracon in 2009, the Atlanta North office has become more diversified with expertise in many areas. Our employees are extremely knowledgeable about environmental policies, regulations and concerns, construction materials testing, special inspections per IBC, and geotechnical engineering services. We are now fully accredited by AASTHO and CCRL construction materials testing lab to provide soil, concrete, asphalt, and masonry inspection services.

Key Projects


EMWMF – Cells 3, 4, and 5Geolocation: 36.0104, -84.2696
In Nov. 1999, a Record of Decision was approved to dispose of CERCLA wastes at the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge Reservation (ORR). The selected remedy included the construction of an engineered waste disposal facility, the EMWMF, located in the ORR East Bear Creek Valley Watershed. Aquaterra, a Terracon company's, construction quality assurance (CQA) services included independent construction observation, documentation of geosynthetic construction, and field and laboratory testing of soil and aggregate construction. Aquaterra submitted incremental certification reports and a final…

Springhill Regional LandfillGeolocation: 30.7151, -85.1894
Terracon has performed a variety of planning, design, permitting, geotechnical, and CQA services for Waste Management's Springhill Landfill, in Jackson County, Florida. Services performed include expansion design and permitting, Environmental Resource Permitting (ERP), cell construction project design and CQA, and geotechnical investigation, as well as landfill gas collection and control system (GCCS) staged construction planning, GCCS stage construction project design and construction monitoring.