Employee Certified as Envision Sustainability Professional

Geotechnical Engineer Josh Pruett was recently certified as an Envision Sustainability Professional. The Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure created the Envision program to promote sustainability and the responsible use of resources. Josh’s certification recognizes his proficiency in the Envision system, and dedication to sustainable practices. Envision includes design resources and best practices, training and professional certification, and […]

Free PE Exam Study Sessions

GeoEngineers is offering free geotechnical study sessions to prepare engineers for the Professional Engineering (PE) Exam in October. The study sessions are open to local civil engineers of all backgrounds, and will cover geotechnical material for the morning (breadth) section of the exam. Our staff members volunteer their time to prepare and present the material, […]

The Dirt Podcast: Swamp Buggy in Scriber Creek

Take a trip into a wetland to hear about an unusual drilling rig in the latest episode of The Dirt Podcast. Tim Bailey and his team used the swamp buggy, an amphibious drilling vehicle, to stage a geotechnical drilling investigation in the Scriber Creek Wetland, north of Seattle. It’s part of Sound Transit’s Lynnwood Link […]

David Sauls Named to LSU Engineering Hall of Distinction

On May 2, the LSU Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering inducted Senior Principal David Sauls into its Hall of Distinction. Each year since 1979, the school has selected two engineers to recognize for their significant contributions to the profession. “I am so grateful to my family, friends and talented partners for this honor,” Sauls […]

SR 520 Bridge is ACEC’s Project of The Year

The SR 520 Floating Bridge in Seattle, Washington, won the American Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC) “Grand Conceptor” award, marking it as the year’s most impressive engineering project in the United States. GeoEngineers played a critical role on the Kiewit/General/Manson Joint Venture construction team, providing geotechnical consulting, design and construction support. Stretching 1.5 miles across Lake […]

Take a Stand for Science

On Saturday April 22, I will be participating in the March for Science in Tacoma. I have been involved in Earth Day celebrations since 1993 when I helped plan our local event at Tacoma Community College. I feel blessed every day to work as a geologist in my hometown of Tacoma. It’s where I grew […]

Metro Parks Tacoma and GeoEngineers Host Largest Hackathon in South Sound

This weekend, Metro Parks Tacoma held a “hackathon” in an effort to harness technology to better connect Tacoma residents with local parks. Metro Parks is an independent government agency overseeing parks and park services in the Tacoma, Washington area. It partnered with local companies and organizations, including GeoEngineers Inc. and the University of Washington Tacoma, […]

Air Quality Modeling: Solutions Through Simulation

Air quality monitoring and regulation is critically important, especially to potential sources of air pollutants such as the chemical, mineral and energy industries. Manufacturing these basic building blocks of our modern society requires the careful monitoring and control of air pollution. Maintaining government emission standards can be challenging, and the first step is accurately measuring […]

Permanent Canal Closures and Pumps Project Wins Washington ACEC Award

The Washington State Chapter of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) recognized GeoEngineers, and project partners PND Engineers, with a Silver Award for work on the Permanent Canal Closure and Pumps Project (PCCP) in New Orleans, LA. This uniquely challenging project included the deepest excavation in New Orleans history, and will play a vital […]

Trenchless Work Ranked 20th in Nation

Trenchless Technology magazine included GeoEngineers Inc. on its list of the Top 50 Trenchless Design Firms of 2016, making this the ninth consecutive year the firm has been ranked among the top 25 trenchless firms in the country. GeoEngineers continued to move up the ranking, from 21st to 20th place in terms of total reported […]

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