Ethanol Production Facility – Obion, TennesseeGeolocation: 36.259, -89.1917

Terracon provided construction materials engineering and testing services for various contractors during different phases of construction on the Ethanol Production Facility. The 110-million gallon annual production facility is located on a 230-acre site in Obion, Tenn. The project included a tank farm, distillation and storage facilities, and rail/truck surface transportation.

Services included: proof-rolling observations; observations and testing on the mass grading; nuclear density-compaction testing; laboratory testing and evaluation of soils; shallow foundation observations; field and laboratory evaluation of concrete; observation, testing, and recording auger cast pilings installation; sampling and testing of the grout placed in pilings; and observation and testing of rammed aggregate piers installation.

Obion, TN


Associated Office

MemphisGeolocation: 35.2097, -89.8001
Terracon's Memphis office opened in 2003 with a primary focus on environmental due diligence and compliance services for the telecommunications industry. The Memphis office quickly expanded its capabilities and currently provides a full range of environmental, geotechnical, and construction materials engineering and testing services. We have more than 25 years of experience in delivering these services to local and national clients on a wide variety of commercial, industrial, and institutional projects throughout west Tennessee, eastern Arkansas, and northern Mississippi.