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Hartford MDC Initiates First of Two CSO Tunnels

The Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) of Hartford, Connecticut, is initiating the first of two large CSO tunnel projects with the pre-qualification of tunnel contractors for the South Hartford tunnel. A pre-qualification RFQ is expected to be released prior to the...

Moles, Beavers Announce 2015 Awardees

Moles Awards Timothy Barnard, Chairman of the Board of Barnard Cos., Bozeman, Montana, and Raymond R. Oneglia, Vice Chairman of O&G Industries, Torrington, Connecticut, have been selected for top honors by The Moles, one of the industry’s foremost construction...

CINTEC America Provides Anchoring Systems for NYC MTA Subw...

CINTEC America, a world leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation, announced that after extensive site testing and evaluation it will supply a new anchoring system for the overhead glass fiber reinforced concrete (GFRC)...

CST Announced as Exclusive Derrick U.S. Civil Distributor

Derrick Equipment Co. (Derrick), a leading provider of solids control equipment, announced its partnership with Clean Slurry Technology (CST). This partnership positions CST as the exclusive U.S. Civil Distributor for Derrick’s premium line of solids control products...

Nicholson Continues Work for The University of Colorado’s ...

Nicholson Construction’s Denver office has had a busy summer supporting the University of Colorado Boulder’s ongoing athletic complex expansion project. The $156 million effort at the university includes the refurbishing of the Dal Ward Athletic Center, the...
recent from Editor's Message Education and Training in Tunneling, Continued
Education and Training in Tunneling, Continued In this space in the August issue, I discussed education and training in the tunneling industry, specifically some of the themes that came out of a roundtable discussion we held on that topic at NAT. As a follow up, in this issue we take a look at how the Colorado School of Mines is helping to meet the needs...
recent from People Drooff Named President of Hayward Baker
Drooff Named President of Hayward Baker Hayward Baker Inc. (HB), North America’s leader in geotechnical construction, announced the appointment of a new president, along with several other senior leadership staff appointments. Eric Drooff has been named the sixth president of Hayward Baker. Drooff, hired by HB in 1992 as a Project Manager, has...
recent from Technical Papers 170 Feet Below Columbus
170 Feet Below Columbus By Lucian P. Spiteri, P.E., Paul C. Schmall, Ph.D., P.E., Mark Gentile, P.E., and Michael A. Nuhfer, P.E. The OSIS Augmentation and Relief Sewer (OARS) project is a 23,300-ft long, 20-ft finished diameter combined storm and sanitary overflow relief sewer mined through dolomite and limestone rock...
recent from Product Showcase Product Showcase – April 2014
Product Showcase – April 2014 Brookville Equipment Expands Portfolio Brookville Equipment Corp. expanded its mining product portfolio in 2013, offering up custom haulage and transportation solutions for mining customers in the U.S. market and abroad, including the production of its largest underground mining locomotive since the company...