May 11, 2018
The March 2018 issue of Geotechnical News, a leading publication for the geotechnical industry, featured an article from AGHP Members John Duffy, Marc Fish, and Colby Barrett. The piece, which was invited by GN Editor Richard Guthrie, who also provided its introduction, highlights AGHP’s role in the industry and focuses on one of the association’s highest-level endeavors right now: Safety
May 9, 2018
Recent heavy rains caused a landslide on the highway that connects Spring City in Rhea County to Crossville in Cumberland County. The subsequent detour around the affected area adds up to two (2) extra hours to local residents’ commute. GeoStabilization International® arrived on-site within 48 hours to begin emergency repairs that are expected to take four (4) weeks to complete.
May 7, 2018
GeoStabilization, whose passion is developing and installing innovative solutions that protect people and infrastructure from the dangers of geohazards, is taking part in the 2018 National Construction Safety Week. Collectively our employees believe that to create safe work environments, workers, employees, and leaders must recognize two things - that they must actively make safe choices every day, and that those choices have a significant impact on their colleagues, company, and their family and friends.
April 9, 2018
Rocscience’s creation and inclusion of the “Launched Soil Nail” support type in Slide 2018 now allows users to input the structural properties of launched soil nails into their 2D limit equilibrium slope stability analysis program.
March 13, 2018
Welcome Ajay Sharma and Mike Close, M.S., P.E..
Last year GeoStabilization commenced a project for one of Alberta's electrical transmission companies which involved solving a difficult problem relating to the installation of bases for replacement transmission power poles in variable hard rock substrates in Banff National Park. In some locations, rock was outcropping on the surface, while other sites had soil overlying the hard rock.
This January, GeoStabilization employees from across the continent and New Zealand met in Bernalillo, New Mexico where every participant attended over 28 hours of intense, comprehensive training.
February 14, 2018
GeoStabilization's CEO Colby Barrett has been named a “Top Young Professional” in the Mountain States by Engineering News-Record, the magazine of record for stakeholders in the commercial engineering and construction industries since 1917.
February 9, 2018
Don’t miss Trevor’s presentation on “New Life for Abandoned Quarries."
February 6, 2018
Virginia’s Natural Bridge is a geological formation that has been called one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the world. Since at least the 1930s, the structure has been carrying the weight of cars and trucks that pass over its arch on U.S. 11.
Compaction Grouting and SuperNailing® to Stabilize a Rock Slide near Mouth of Wilson, Virginia.