JacksonGeolocation: 32.4006, -90.1235
Terracon's Jackson office was formerly Aquaterra Engineering, with roots back to 1961. The office currently employs a staff of around 30 people and practices geotechnical assessment, environmental engineering, and construction materials testing. They also specialize in solid waste and landfill engineering services.
Terracon has provided services for projects in and around Jackson including asbestos management, soil and bedrock investigation, Phase I ESA, and more.
Terracon provided environmental, geotechnical and construction monitoring services for the 104,000 square-foot Kroger plus fueling station in Madison, Mississippi. The project began with Terracon providing asbestos specifications prior to the demolition of the original 54,000 sq ft Kroger on site. A Phase I Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) was conducted to identify possible recognized environmental conditions (RECs) in connection with the site. Based on the geotechnical investigation results, Terracon provided recommendations relative to soil and groundwater conditions; site preparation;…
Terracon was retained by the Airport Development Group for a series of apron expansions at the Stennis International Airport, which began in 2012. Terracon has performed special inspections during construction on the North, South and Middle Apron expansions.
Terracon performed earthwork observation & testing, which included proofrolling of subgrades, field testing to determine in-place density, moisture content and compaction and laboratory testing. Terracon has also performed cast-in-place concrete sampling and testing, asphaltic concrete testing including coring, and oversight, and…