Geocomp: News Archives 2014

December 2014 | Geocomp is proud to have provided instrumentation & monitoring on ENR's 2014 Best Project for Airports/Tunnels: 2nd Avenue Subway, 96th St. Station/Contract C 26005, NYC.

December 4 - 5, 2014 | Geocomp will be at the National ABC Conference in Miami.

November 24, 2014 | Dr. Harl P. Aldrich, founder of Haley & Aldrich, and a leader in the geotechnical profession, died yesterday. Dr. Aldrich was also instrumental in the founding of the Engineering Center in Boston. More information can be found here.

October 27 - 30, 2014 | Visit Geocomp at the Southeastern Transportation Geotechnical Engineering Conference (STGEC) in Mobile, Alabama

September 2014 | Dr. Allen Marr, PhD, PE, will serve on the Advisory Board for National Science Foundation-funded Partnership for International Research and Education project "Advancing Earth Dam and Levee Sustainability through Monitoring Science and Condition Assessment."

September 2014 | Happy faces at University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, after the upgrade of the Large Cyclic Direct Simple Shear system to the all-new Version 5. With Version 5, equipped with adaptive control for stress and strain control in cyclic tests over a wider range of frequencies, you can run high quality cyclic and monotonic Direct Simple Shear and Direct Shear tests in drained and undrained conditions. For more information, contact Finn Mwape fmwape@geocomp.com - click to see YouTube video

August 2014 | Geocomp is working with HAKS Engineers and Architects under contract with the Delaware River Port Authority to extend the service life of the 57-year-old suspension bridge over the Delaware River in Philadelphia.

August 2014 | Managing Risk with Rock Testing.

July 2014 | A bridge replacement project on I-70 over Smith Road and the Union Pacific Railroad in Aurora, Colorado, will be the first in the country to use Geosynthetic Reinforced Soil - Integrated Bridge System (GRS-IBS) for a multi-span bridge on an Interstate.

June 2014 | North American Tunneling Journal interviews Dr. Allen Marr.

June 22 - 25, 2014 | Geocomp/GeoTesting Express will be at the North American Tunneling (NAT) conference in Los Angeles

June 2014 | Geocomp performs R&D on field instrumentation

June 2014 | Geocomp installed instrumentation to reduce highway closure time during this weekend's superstructure replacement in CT.

June 2014 | GeoTesting Express offers overflow testing services to augment your lab's capacity and capabilities

June 2014 | Geocomp Products - Our winner this month is Mark Lindemann, from Nebraska Department of Roads (DOR).

June 2014 | Geocomp to be part of a bridge reconstruction in Connecticut documented by Discovery Channel & Earthcam.

2014 | Ashley Mac Millan, P.E. has successfully completed the Geosynthetic Certification Institute's Inspectors Certification Program for "Mechanically Stabilized Earth (MSE) Walls, Berms and Slopes Using Geosynthetic Reinforcement"

May 15, 2014 | ASCE New York Metro Geotechnical Group's 38th Annual One-Day Seminar

May 13 - 14, 2014 | Allen Marr, PhD, PE, NAE taught at CEATI DSIG Workshop in Atlanta.

May 2014 | Geocomp Products will be sending out feedback surveys to our customers. Each month a winner will be selected to win a prize.

April 16, 2014 | Tom Weinmann presented at the 2014 ASDSO Southeast Regional Conference on Risk Mitigation through Instrumentation and Monitoring during the Kentucky Lock Addition Project near Paducah, IL.

April 14 - 16, 2014 | Geocomp will be exhibiting at the 2014 ASDSO Southeast Regional Conference in Montgomery, Alabama.

April 10, 2014 | Dr. Allen Marr presented at the 38th ASCE Iowa Section Geotechnical Conference on Data Acquisition and Data Management for Geotechnical instrumentation.

April 3, 2014 | Dr. Allen Marr presented at the 2014 Structures Congress technical session Instrumentation for Monitoring and Assessment of Structures.

March, 29 2014 | Dr. Allen Marr took part in ASCE Seattle 31st Annual Spring Seminar as the Keynote Speaker on "Instrumentation and Monitoring to Help Manage Risk".

March 2014 | Finnegan Mwape, P.E. joins Geocomp as our Products Sales Manager.

March 2014 | Geocomp awarded Hogentogler Award!

March 19, 2014 | Dr. Allen Marr was at the CEATI International workshop Risk Management in the Hydropower Industry, presenting his paper "Performance Monitoring as a Risk Management Tool in Dam Safety".

February 28, 2014 | Dr. Allen Marr lectured at Carnegie Mellon's Civil & Environmental Engineering Department Seminar Series on "Using Performance Monitoring to Manage Risks to Infrastructure."

February 27, 2014 | We are hosting an Open House at our new Atlanta office.

February 23 - 26, 2014 | Geocomp will be exhibiting at the 2014 Geo-Congress in Atlanta, Georgia.

February 24 - 25, 2014 | Geocomp will be exhibiting at the 2014 Public - Private Partnership Conference in Dallas, TX - Dr. Allen Marr, Founder and CEO, will be participating as a speaker in the breakout session, "Assessing and Management Risks of P3 Projects".

January 12 - 16, 2014 | Geocomp to exhibit at the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 93rd Annual Meeting. Visit us at booth # 1209