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News Briefs Summer '08

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has again selected Terracon’s White Bear Lake office as a consultant for their Environmental Services Contract. Environmental services under this contract include site assessments, remedial investigations, corrective action design and implementation, health and safety plans, groundwater modeling, and much more. Terracon has provided services on more than 500 sites for the MPCA since 2000. By focusing on their objectives and becoming a trusted partner, Terracon’s contract with the MPCA has been renewed five consecutive times.


Terracon is part of the Missouri Bridge Partners team that was selected to improve more than 800 of the state’s lowest-rated bridges under The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission’s Safe & Sound Bridge Improvement Program. The company has received a “Limited Notice to Proceed,” which allows us to start design work. Terracon will be providing geotechnical engineering and laboratory testing.


Sean D. Brown, P.E., regional manager in Des Moines, Iowa, has been honored as Engineer of the Year from the Iowa Engineering Society – Central Iowa Chapter. He was selected for his leadership within the Iowa Chapter, which included President from 2005-2006, board positions, and involvement with associations related to the engineering profession.



David Harwood, P.E., Wheat Ridge, Colo., office, participated in the American Road and Transportation Builders 2008 Young Executive Development Program. Harwood has more than 16 years of engineering experience with eight years devoted to managing geotechnical investigations for large residential, commercial, and highway developments.