Geosyntec News and Events

BOSTON — October 17, 2006 — Steven Roy, Geosyntec Associate, recently earned his Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional (AP) credentials. LEED, a nationally accepted program developed by the U.S. Green Building Council, provides standards which promote buildings that are environmentally responsible, profitable, and healthy places to live and work. LEED promotes a whole-building approach to sustainability by recognizing performance in five key areas of human and environmental health: sustainable site development,…
Tamara Hebeler, P.E., is recipient of the "2007 Young Engineer of the Year Award."ATLANTA — Geosyntec staff member Tammy Hebeler, P.E., is the winner of the Georgia Engineer's Week "2007 Young Engineer of the Year Award." Georgia's Engineer of the Year competition recognizes deserving and dedicated engineers who have made valuable contributions to their profession and who have impacted the engineering community.The "Young Engineer of the Year Award" competition is open to all professional engineers…
Bob Glazier, P.G., comes to Geosyntec from a leading international geoenvironmental consulting firm, where he spent 19 years — the last four as principal geologist in the St. Louis area. Bob's principal area of expertise is applying groundwater treatment technologies using in situ bioremediation, chemical oxidation, and nanoscale zero valent iron. He also has expertise in vapor intrusion assessment and remediation, human health risk assessment, as well as litigation support.While in the St. Louis area,…
ATLANTA, Ga. — Geosyntec Consultants recently received the Pinnacle Award as a result of achieving both The Zweig Letter Hot Firm 2006 List and the CE News Best Civil Engineering Firms to Work For, one of only two large firms to do so throughout the United States.The Pinnacle Award reflects both Geosyntec's exceptional business performance and leadership in creating a quality workplace. Geosyntec ranked 33 amongst all participating firms in the CE News Best Civil…
The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) recently elected Geosyntec principal Michael Houlihan, P.E., B.C.E.E., to the grade of Fellow, an honor recognizing professional distinction and achievement. Within ASCE, Fellow is the second-highest membership grade. The organization is the oldest engineering society in the U.S. representing more than 140,000 civil engineers worldwide.Mike established Geosyntec's Columbia, Md., office in 1991. Specializing in civil, geotechnical, and environmental engineering projects for more than 20 years, Mike has taken…
Illegal drug trafficking, smuggling, limited government enforcement resources, organized crime, human suffering and exploitation, undercover espionage, suicide, rumors of murder, and black market chemistry comprise the plot lines of fictional thrillers, action movies, and one of Geosyntec Consultants' latest and most challenging projects.The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime contracted Geosyntec in spring 2007 to clean up over 2,000 liters of the most dangerous precursor, thionyl chloride, uncovered as part of the bust with…
ATLANTA, Ga. — Rudolph Bonaparte, Ph.D., P.E., President and CEO of Geosyntec Consultants, was elected to the 2007 class of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), one of the highest professional distinctions given to an engineer. The NAE, founded in 1964, provides engineering leadership in service to the nation.Dr. Bonaparte was among 64 newly elected members and nine foreign associates into the academy. The NAE membership honors those who have made outstanding contributions to "engineering…
James Wang, PhD, PE, joins Geosyntec's Columbia, Maryland location with over 10 years of experience in applied research and engineering practices in the areas of solid waste management and environmental remediation. With expertise in environmental biological processes, he has completed many engineering and research projects related to bioreactor landfills, solid waste and wastewater treatment, and groundwater remediation. He has designed and implemented biosparging, enhanced in situ bioremediation, monitored natural attenuation, and co-solvent soil flushing technologies.…
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