Tagged: Transportation/Infrastructure

Leveraging Technology: Reducing Environmental Compliance Risk at an International Airport

April 4, 2018

An Environmental Management Information System (EMIS) is frequently a critical component of an effective Environmental Management System (EMS). Many regulated entities, including airports and airlines are investing in EMIS solutions to help manage their environmental …

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Modernizing an Airport Terminal: Expanding Concourse to Improve Customer Experience

March 16, 2018

As one of Arizona’s main transportation hubs, the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport has experienced a significant amount of growth and expansion in the last five years. To meet the needs of its nearly 40 …

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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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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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DC Metro West

November 2, 2017

Based in Ashburn, Va., GeoConcepts, A Terracon Company, our DC Metro West office, provides geotechnical engineering, hydrogeologic, environmental services, and materials testing and inspection. GeoConcepts’ experience includes public projects ranging from design-build, roadway, mass transit, …

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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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DC Metro North

October 26, 2017

Located in the Washington, D.C. area within suburban Maryland, our DC Metro North office is focused on serving our clients’ planning and engineering needs locally and beyond as industry leaders in geotechnical consulting, geodesign, geotechnical …

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Building an Airport in a Swamp: New Orleans Airport Construction Presents Challenging Site Conditions

October 25, 2017

The City of New Orleans is known for many things—Mardi Gras, the French Quarter, and Cajun cuisine, to name a few. This unique, diverse city located along a bend of the Mississippi River will celebrate …

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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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Corpus Christi

October 11, 2017

Eager to help assist in the continuous growth of the region, Terracon has opened a Corpus Christi office to meet the needs of our existing clients and reach potential clients throughout Texas. We pride ourselves …

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