Field Notes
Geo’s Seattle Workspace—Playing Big and Part of a Trend
By – Mar 21, 2012
GeoEngineers appears to be leading our industry not only in our technical and business solutions, but also in how we work. We didn’t have this research from CoreNet Global in hand when we designed and updated the Seattle office in 2011, but we did have several concepts in mind: Use our space more...

Stress!
By Jon Robison, PE – Mar 13, 2012
One way to think about stress is simply load divided by area. This is an interesting concept to consider with regards to emotional health. But what about engineering? In the physical world and built environment, stress is all around us. That’s bad, right? Maybe not. Stress may be handled without...

What to Do with Carbon?
By Gary Pendergrass, PE, RG – Feb 21, 2012
On February 20, 2012, drilling commenced on a deep exploratory borehole at the sprawling 30,000-acre Thomas Hill Energy Center in north-central Missouri. The deep borehole, the second of four that are being drilled at Missouri power plant sites, will extend into the Pre-Cambrian granite and, at a...

Redefining Success
By – Feb 20, 2012
Every once in a while we all take a moment to catch our breath and take stock in our actions, activities and generally how we spend our time each day. This is especially important in business too when contemplating what constitutes “success.” Traditionally, profit or “money in the bank” has...

GeoEngineers’ Commitment to Safety
By – Feb 17, 2012
Safety is a top priority at GeoEngineers. Safety is embedded into our corporate vision and strategic planning as a company. We couldn’t do what we do as a geotechnical engineering firm without valuing the safety of our employees, our clients and the communities in which we work. We deeply care...