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Terracon Names Adrian Keller as National Manager for the Transportation and Infrastructure Sector

November 6, 2018

OLATHE, Kan. — Terracon, a nationally known and respected consulting engineering firm, has named Adrian Keller, P.E., R.G., G.E., as National Manager for the Transportation and Infrastructure Sector specializing in geotechnical engineering services. Keller joins …

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Terracon Foundation Awards $10,000 in Grants to Heart to Heart International for Hurricane Michael and Hurricane Florence Relief

October 24, 2018

OLATHE, Kan. — The Terracon Foundation announced two $5,000 grants to Heart to Heart International for Hurricane Michael and Hurricane Florence relief efforts, to support deployment of medical teams to treat patients and administer vaccines …

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Maintenance Maximizes Parking Structure Investment

October 24, 2018

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 of vehicle …

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Innovation Reduces Subsurface Risk for Transmission Lines

October 24, 2018

With the growing demand for reliable and affordable energy in the U.S., the design and construction of power generation facilities and transmission infrastructure is happening at a rapid pace. To keep pace with the required …

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Using an Established Technique For A New Application

October 24, 2018

Have you ever seen a solid concrete structure with no apparent seams and wondered, “How did they build that?” The answer is slip-form placement. The primary advantage of slip-form construction over stacked concrete is that …

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Preserving Remarkable Artifacts for Future Generations

September 21, 2018

The City of Phoenix and its surrounding suburbs make up one of the largest metropolitan areas in the United States. Beneath this bustling metropolis lie the remains of the Hohokam, a Native American culture which …

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Addressing Facilities Asset Management Challenges for School Districts

September 21, 2018

Basketball hoops, band towers, light poles, and bleachers are just some of the physical assets a typical independent school district facility manager might oversee. Add the countless other assets a school may own, multiply them …

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Creating a Safe Environment: Does Your Healthcare Facility Have Water Intrusion?

August 9, 2018

Water intrusion can cause a host of issues impacting buildings and the health of the people who use them. Hospitals and other medical facilities must be particularly aware of this sometimes-invisible threat to protect the …

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Transforming a Brownfield into an Innovative Multi-Tenant Site

August 3, 2018

Featuring the first marine terminal on the Savannah River, the SeaPoint Industrial Terminal Complex designated as a Georgia Brownfields site, offers a full range of industrial services and infrastructure that makes it unique in the …

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Terracon Foundation Awards $104,200 in Grants and Scholarships

July 30, 2018

OLATHE, Kan. ­­– The Terracon Foundation is pleased to announce the award of $104,200 in community and university grants, and scholarships. The Terracon Foundation was established as the community investment arm of Terracon with a …

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