Member Companies Update: July 7, 2017

An update from a select few of our member companies. To have your news featured here, please email us on

Malcolm Drilling: Underground Innovations  

Malcolm recently conducted a test pile installation at the new Chase Center in San Francisco. This is a combination of static and bidirectional load tests to confirm design assumptions.

Read the feature here.

Griffith Company newsletter

The June issue of the company newsletter is now available.

Download here.

Granite Awarded $54 Million Highway Rehabilitation Project in Alaska

WATSONVILLE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Granite Construction Incorporated (NYSE:GVA) announced today it has been awarded a $54 million contract by the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities for the Sterling Highway Rehabilitation and Passing Lanes Project in Sterling, Alaska. The contract will be included in Granite’s second quarter 2017 backlog.

Press release here.

Fluor Recognizes Its Top Technical Experts

Fluor recently announced its 2017 class of fellows. Fluor’s fellows program recognizes the company's 80-plus most distinguished technical experts who have made significant contributions to complex global projects. These top-tier specialists in engineering, procurement and construction disciplines use their expertise to benefit clients throughout all phases of project execution.

Full report here.

Dutra publishes their annual newsletter

Featured project, project spotlight and Dutra employee awards and milestones.

Read it here.

California Transportation Foundation Names I-5 Carmenita Road Interchange Project of the Year

The California Transportation Foundation announced the I-5 Carmenita Road Interchange project team as the Freeway/Expressway Project of the Year at its 28th Annual CTF Transportation Award luncheon on May 24.

Report here.

Ferrovial: Ferrovial strengthens its presence in urban services with the acquisition of Trans-Former Group for 37 million euro

Ferrovial, through FBSerwis, has closed the acquisition of 100% of the waste management company Trans-Formers Group from Hossanova. The transaction value is 155 million zloty, equivalent to 37 million euro. The agreement comprises the acquisition of the two companies of Trans-Formers Group: Trans-Formers Wroclaw and Trans-Formers Karpatia.

Press release here.

FCC Construcción’s Bolaños tunnel works shortlisted for the NCE Techfest Awards 2017

The Bolaños Tunnels Works for the Madrid–Galicia high speed rail line have been shortlisted in the category “Innovation of the Year: Smart Materials” for the prestigious TechFest 2017 awards organised by the magazine New Civil Engineer.

More news here.