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Innovating a safer work site

April 4, 2018

Terracon was recently recognized by the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation for their 2018 BWC Safety Innovation Awards. The awards, designed to encourage and recognize innovative solutions to reduce the risk of workplace injuries and …

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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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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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Critical Roadwork: Design for Crucial Florida Road Project

July 21, 2017

At one point, the north/south corridor of Interstate 75 (I-75) in Florida’s Broward and Miami-Dade counties was a road with relatively light traffic allowing motorists to cruise along at highway speeds most of the time. …

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Terracon Expands New York Resources with Dente Acquisition

July 6, 2017

Builds Upon Growing Northeast Presence OLATHE, Kan. – Terracon is excited to announce its acquisition of Dente Engineering, located in the Albany, N.Y., area. Dente is a privately owned firm founded in 1993 providing geotechnical, …

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Terracon Announces Al Hernandez as Western U.S. Materials Service Line Director

June 21, 2017

HOUSTON — Terracon, a leading provider of environmental, facilities, geotechnical, and materials services, has named Al Hernandez, P.E., as materials service line director for the Western U.S., including 13 states from the West Coast through …

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Gridiron Materials Testing: Preparing for Kickoff

January 6, 2016

The Minnesota Vikings have a new fan. Walter Krahl might not be sitting in one of U.S. Bank Stadium’s 65,400 seats next year when the NFL team hosts its season opener, but this Terracon materials …

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