Posts tagged with "construction"
June 15, 2020
If you’ve been an owner or builder of underground utility projects for any length of time, then you’ve probably been surprised by something that turned up in a trench or tunnel. Many times the surprises create only mild inconvenience. In other cases, they jeopardize project success by revealing profound constructability issues of which the designer seemed unaware. Costly change orders and schedule delays may result.
August 13, 2018
Tollway communications personnel, reporters, and HR Green staff discuss the I-88 project and ongoing operations. The interview examines the utilization of electronics and advanced technologies to place the concrete pavement under a Performance-Based specification.
August 6, 2018
HR Green, Inc. (HR Green) announces the appointment of Jason J. Poppen as the organization’s next CEO, effective January 1, 2019. Poppen will succeed current CEO Steven Heyer, PE, who is retiring in April 2019 after a transition period.
March 20, 2018
Albert Einstein worked on his new Theory of Gravity in 1913. That’s also when Howard R. Green was beginning his civil engineering consulting business in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Now HR Green, Inc. (HR Green), the company has grown to a workforce over 400 strong, with offices across the country in regions as diverse as our workforce.
April 24, 2017
HR Green is providing consulting services for the improvements to the Spirit Lake Fish Hatchery (SLFH) operated by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The Hatchery is a 33 acre coolwater rearing station originally built in 1880 and includes a rearing building and seven earthen production ponds.
May 12, 2016
HR Green is providing comprehensive building and safety (building, plan check and inspection), engineering (traffic and civil) and public works (inspection, stormwater, plan review and capital project administration) services for the City of Palos Verdes, California.
March 25, 2016
Before the start of any project, HR Green construction professionals verify that the design will fit the existing field conditions. In some cases, as such with making sidewalks ADA compliant, the application of design standards is the responsibility of the construction engineer.
February 24, 2016
HR Green is pleased to announce that David Pelser, PE, BCEE has been appointed to the League of California Cities Policy Committee on Transportation, Communication and Public Works. This committee consists primarily of elected mayors and councilmembers, public works directors, and finance directors from all over California.
December 22, 2015
HR Green provided design and construction engineering services for the renovation of the Marquette-Joliet Bridge scenic overlook, including a new stairway connection to the Cobblestone Inn/City Hall pedestrian bridge, and a new boardwalk extending into the Mississippi River.