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Hurricane Harbor Opens – Six Flags Over Georgia

May 30, 2014

In the summer of 2013 Geo-Hydro provided geotechnical engineering services for the latest Six Flags Over Georgia project – Hurricane Harbor.  Between October 2013 and May 2014, Geo-Hydro provided construction materials testing services and Special Inspections (IBC) for this high profile project.  Although the weather was a tremendous challenge during construction, the construction team was…

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“FORE” Kids Golf Classic

May 12, 2014

Geo-Hydro Engineers, Inc. recently participated in and helped sponsor the “Fore“ Kids Golf Classic organized by the Fulton Education Foundation. The Golf Classic was held at The Golf Club of Georgia in Alpharetta which provided a beautiful yet challenging course. Special thanks to our foursome which consisted of Georgia State Senator Frank Ginn, Mark Shamblin…

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Congratulations to New Geo-Hydro Kennesaw CMT Manager

March 6, 2014

Michael Woody, P.E. has been promoted to Kennesaw CMT Manager.  Michael began working for Geo-Hydro as an intern in 1999 as he attended Southern College of Technology, now known as Southern Polytechnic State University.  After graduating from Southern College of Technology in 2001, he became an integral part of our team working on a variety…

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Congratulations to New Geo-Hydro Associate

March 6, 2014

Thomas Baglivo, P.E. is now a Geo-Hydro Associate.  Thomas started working for us in 2005 as a Southern Polytechnic co-op.  He stayed on board after he graduated in 2009, and has now passed the Professional Engineer exam.  Thomas has provided engineering and project management for all of our service lines and is also an ICC…

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Heidi Gilkenson – New Geo-Hydro Environmental Scientist

March 6, 2014

Heidi Gilkenson has joined Geo-Hydro as a Staff Environmental Scientist.  Heidi is a recent graduate from the University of Georgia with a degree in Environmental Sciences.  While in school, she worked as an intern for the United States Department of Agriculture/ Natural Resources Conservation Service.  We are very excited to have Heidi as part of…

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Top 25 Engineering Firms in Greensboro, NC

February 27, 2014

Geo-Hydro’s Greensboro office made the Business Journal’s Top 25 Engineering Firms in Greensboro, NC. While we are proud of our growth and accomplishments over the last three years, we are mostly proud of the PSMJ Award for customer satisfaction.  It we continue to take care of our client’s needs, the growth will easily follow.  Thank…

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Guilford Technical Community College

February 12, 2014

Doug Smith, PE, in our Greensboro office has been helping students learn about compression strength testing. The students are enrolled in a concrete materials laboratory at Guilford Technical Community College- Civil Engineering Technology Department.  After the students calculated a theoretical concrete design mix, they prepared 6” x 12” cylinders for compression strength to be tested…

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Élan Westside

February 11, 2014

Élan Westside is a multi-family, 197-unit, apartment complex located at the corner of Fourteenth Street and Howell Mill Road in Atlanta, Georgia.  The developer of the project is Greystar, headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina.  The construction of the 10-level mixed-use building consisted of concrete slabs-on-grade, elevated post-tensioned concrete slabs, wood framing, cold-formed metal framing, epicore…

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