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Experience Prevails: Uncovering Hidden Obstacles

January 31, 2018

Located just 10 nautical miles from the Atlantic Ocean in Jacksonville, Fla., Dames Point Marine Terminal is JAXPORT’s newest marine facility. Opened in 2009, it includes a state-of-the art container terminal capable of handling an …

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Determining Stability: Evaluating a Tunnel to Predict Performance Under Catastrophic Loading

January 31, 2018

Could a tunnel constructed more than 50 years ago still rapidly drain a reservoir if a catastrophe happened? This was the question Terracon helped answer regarding the 185-foot deep reservoir at the Broken Bow Hydroelectric …

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Brownfields Redevelopment: Revitalizing a Cultural Heritage Center

January 22, 2018

  A touchstone to the Hispanic community in Utah, Centro Civico Mexicano (Centro) is a place where generations celebrate the traditions of their heritage. Centro was first established in 1935 by Mexicans who came to …

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Terracon Announces Jared Mechetti as Senior National Account Manager

January 19, 2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Terracon, a leading provider of environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services, has named Jared Mechetti, P.E., as senior national account manager. Mechetti joins Terracon with a proven track record of delivering engineering …

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Accreditations Matter: Being the Best Project Partner

January 5, 2018

For many municipalities, protecting the public and homes and businesses from the threat of flooding is a major priority. Based on geographic location and local topographic and man-made drainage conditions, they may be more susceptible …

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Terracon Expands Facilities Services with North Carolina Acquisition

January 5, 2018

OLATHE, Kan. – Terracon is pleased to announce the expansion of its facilities services capabilities through the acquisition of Engineered Concepts of Greensboro, N.C., effective immediately. Terracon retains Engineered Concepts’ 10 employees. Engineered Concepts, founded …

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The Advantages of Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Techniques for Evaluating the Compressive Strength of In-Place Concrete

November 17, 2017

The evaluation of compressive strength of in-place concrete is often needed for projects of new constructions, structural additions and remodeling, and structural repairs. Traditional method of testing the compressive strength of concrete cores retrieved from …

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Terracon Leads Efforts for “Legacy” Oilfield Site Reclamation

November 17, 2017

Thousands of oil and gas wells have been drilled in North Dakota over the past six decades – many long before the environmental regulations of today were in place. Today, some of the sites damaged …

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Geotechnical Acquisitions Bolster Terracon’s Mid-Atlantic Resources

November 2, 2017

Five Offices Now Serving Washington, D.C., Metro Area OLATHE, Kan. – Terracon is pleased to announce its acquisition of Washington, D.C., area firms GeoConcepts Engineering, Inc. (GeoConcepts) and GeoCapitol Engineering, LLC (GeoCapitol). By bringing these …

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Save with Seismic Site Evaluation: Piedmont Atlanta Hospital’s Expansion

October 25, 2017

The science of structural design serves to protect the well-being of facility patrons and surrounding communities. The International Building Code (IBC) requires that structural design must account for the forces imposed by a potential seismic …

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