Tagged: Geotechnical

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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Innovation Reduces Subsurface Risk for Transmission Lines

October 24, 2018

With the growing demand for reliable and affordable energy in the U.S., the design and construction of power generation facilities and transmission infrastructure is happening at a rapid pace. To keep pace with the required …

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Brevard

October 7, 2018

Terracon is a 100 percent employee-owned consulting engineering firm that has provided quality engineering services to clients since 1965. From its roots in geotechnical engineering, Terracon has evolved into a successful multi-discipline firm specializing in …

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Beaumont

July 30, 2018

To meet the needs of the growing region, we are proud to now serve the Port Arthur and Beaumont areas from our new office. Our talented team members provide geotechnical services, environmental site assessments, and …

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Avondale

May 23, 2018

Terracon is an employee-owned consulting engineering firm providing environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services. We offer clients across the country practical cost-effective solutions from more than 140 offices. By anticipating project requirements and adapting to …

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Deep Excavation Support: Innovative Geodesign in an Urban Environment

April 16, 2018

When you plan to construct a 35-story high-rise in Downtown Seattle, you must also plan to go into the ground as well as up.  Structures of this type can commonly require temporary excavations on the …

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Terracon Announces Healthcare Sector Market Launch

March 29, 2018

OLATHE, Kan. — Terracon is pleased to announce the formal launch of its healthcare sector. Decades of experience in healthcare facilities has led Terracon to organize its services around the needs of thousands of healthcare …

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Washington – GeoCapitol

March 28, 2018

GeoCapitol is a District of Columbia Certified Business Enterprise (CBE) company headquartered in Washington, D.C., providing geotechnical engineering, hydrogeologic, environmental consulting, and materials testing and inspection services. Within the CBE program, GeoCapitol is considered a …

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Building A Strong Foundation: Laying Groundwork for a Successful Hospital Project

March 15, 2018

Excellent healthcare facilities are essential to vibrant communities. The recently constructed Florida Hospital for Women is a great addition to the healthcare system in Orlando.  The way that the geotechnical engineer collaborated with the design …

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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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