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 - 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