Category: Delivering Success

Meeting the Challenges of Fast-Paced Distribution Center Construction

October 5, 2021

Demand for new logistics facilities is growing at an unprecedented rate all over the U.S. The fast pace requires teams capable of meeting short deadlines while providing the resources and flexibility to respond to demanding …

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Rebuilding the ‘Gateway to Columbus’ – The Mill District

October 5, 2021

EPA Brownfield Grant Helps Revitalize a Georgia Community The 2nd Avenue Corridor of Columbus, Georgia was once a center of economic prosperity. This area, now known as the Mill District, includes the former Bibb City …

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Caring for Those Who Care for Us

September 17, 2021

Terracon’s Work for Children’s Hospitals Benefits Communities Healthcare is more than the building you’re in – it’s the relationship between provider and patient and the critical environment in which they interact. Terracon employees live in …

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Innovative iTrams Tool Streamlines Data Access and Workflow for Complex Projects

September 1, 2021

Today’s large-scale construction projects are complex undertakings that can generate thousands of tests. Additionally, tight schedules, large teams, constantly evolving specifications, and workflows are standard. Quickly getting critical quality management information into the right hands …

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Confirming the Safety of Those Administering COVID-19 Vaccines Through Carbon Dioxide Monitoring

August 31, 2021

The science behind the vaccines helping to fight the COVID-19 pandemic is impressive, but the vaccines have special requirements for storage and transport that require extra care. The work of Terracon’s industrial hygiene team helps ensure …

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Terracon Can Help You Interpret Accessibility Requirements

July 29, 2021

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 is a federal civil rights law that covers employment, state and local government, and telecommunications, in addition to places of public accommodation and commercial facilities. It is …

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Protecting Our First Responders

July 27, 2021

The dangers for our intrepid firefighters do not necessarily end when the flames are extinguished. The potential for exposure to a wide variety of toxic substances like asbestos, carbon monoxide, hydrogen cyanide, and carcinogenic volatile …

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Pile Driving Capabilities Enhance Terracon’s Solar Services

July 27, 2021

Test Pile Installation and Critical Data Recording Keeps Projects Moving Forward Two things have become clear as the U.S. solar industry has matured. First, the market has become more competitive and power purchase agreements (PPAs) …

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How 3D Printing Is Providing Building Enclosure Engineered Solutions for Fenestration Testing

June 30, 2021

If you have ever worked on a project involving water penetration testing of doors, windows, curtain walls, or similar systems, you know that the challenges faced in terms of equipment, difficult transitions, and interfaces can …

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Reducing Carbon Emissions Through Superior Geodesign

June 11, 2021

Terracon’s Second-Generation Pier Foundation is the Future of Wind Turbine Foundation Design Hoover Dam, completed in 1933, was an engineering marvel, requiring more than 3 million cubic yards of concrete to harness the power of …

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