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Sharing our Love of Geology at the Gem-o-Rama

In October, Mike Conkle & Gerry Kasman (Burbank office) led a group of over two dozen cub scouts and boy scouts to the annual Gem-o-Rama in Trona, California.  Trona is an unincorporated community in San Bernardino County located about 30 …

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CalGeo Cal Poly Student Recreation Center Field Trip

Students from CalGeo’s Cal Poly Pomona student chapter were invited to attend a technical presentation and construction jobsite walk at the new Student Recreation Center site. Rod Mikesell (Geocon San Diego) and Neal Berliner (Geocon Burbank) educated students about the geotechnical …

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Burbank lab and technicians are now Caltrans certified!

Geocon’s Burbank testing laboratory and field personnel are now certified by Caltrans to perform both soils and concrete testing. We are proficient in the following tests: 105, 106, 125 for Plain Cement Concrete, Aggregate and Asphalt Concrete, 201, 202, 206, …

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A day at Millennial Tech Middle School

Earthlab operates a 5-acre parcel of land adjacent to Millennial Tech Middle School in the Chollas View area of San Diego. The middle schoolers at Millennial are currently studying contamination associated with heavy metals. Joe Vettel presented the 120 twelve- and thirteen-year-olds …

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Geocon Instrumental in Completion of Award Winning Gold Run Pipeline Replacement Project

Geocon was awarded CalGeo’s 2011 Outstanding Project of the Year Award for our work on the Placer County Gold Run Pipeline Replacement Project. Jeremy Zorne, Geocon Project Manager, received the award on behalf of the Company and Placer County Water Agency. …

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Geocon Supports The Water Project

It is estimated that one billion people in developing third world countries don’t have clean water to drink. During this holiday season where we take this basic necessity for granted, Geocon has made a contribution and is matching employee donations …

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