Marc Basnight Bridge in the Outer Banks, North Carolina
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DFI Announces 2019 Outstanding Project Award Winners

Hawthorne, N.J. (June 19, 2019): The winner of the 2019 DFI Outstanding Project Award (OPA) is the team of HDR (engineer), PCL Civil Constructors (general and foundation contractor) and North Carolina Department of Transportation (owner) […]


Jean-Louis Briaud (left) honored for his 2013 Osterberg Memorial Lecture
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Jean-Louis Briaud Running for President of ASCE

Jean-Louis Briaud, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, DIST.M.ASCE is running for the office of President of ASCE.  Briaud is a past president of the Geo-Institute, and a past president of the International Society of Soil Mechanics and […]

Matt Ryan, President and CEO of S&ME
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S&ME Have New President and CEO, New CFO

Matt Ryan has been announced as the CEO of geotechnical, civil, and environmental consulting firm S&ME. He was appointed as president of the firm in 2018 and now has assumed the role of president and […]

Top 500 Design Firms - With a Geo Emphasis
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Geo-Companies in ENR 2019 Top 500 Design Firms

Engineering News Record (ENR) has published their annual list of Top 500 Design Firms, and as is the tradition on GeoPrac, I have highlighted geo-companies that are involved in geotechnical engineering, geological consulting services, and […]