Tagged: Transportation/Infrastructure

Developing Rail-Specific Asbestos Management Safety Plans

May 22, 2019

Asbestos was commonly included in building and construction materials prior to 1980, due to its durability and heat resistance. The product was also used extensively in the rail industry for a wide-variety of materials including: …

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Terracon Names Jacob Spinsby as National Manager of Geophysical Services

May 7, 2019

DENVER — Terracon, a nationally known and respected consulting engineering firm, has named Jacob Spinsby, P.G., MSc, as national manager of geophysical services. Spinsby joins Terracon with more than 15 years of  geophysical and management …

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Making Quality Your Top Priority

March 24, 2019

Using an accredited laboratory (lab) adds confidence the work being performed is completed in accordance with nationally and internationally recognized standards and procedures, and with proper equipment. The accreditation process involves an on-site lab assessment …

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What we know will help you

March 24, 2019

Innovation Reduces Subsurface Risk Would you like to know how subsurface conditions will impact your construction cost and schedule—even before you select the location for a new retail site or an alignment for a transmission …

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GEOPHYSICAL Investigations: Finding the right application for your site

March 20, 2019

Want to know what is below the ground?  Drill a boring.  Geotechnical exploration has taken that approach for hundreds of years.  But this approach has its disadvantages, the most significant one being the fact that …

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Buffalo

February 5, 2019

Your business objectives continue to be our top priority. For projects large or small, single or multi-site, you can rely on us for consistent results. From healthcare and education to aviation, high-rise and transportation projects, …

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Round Rock

January 17, 2019

To meet the needs of the growing region, Terracon has opened a new office in Round Rock.  Our new location will help better serve our existing customers as well as new clients in the Central …

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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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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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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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