Corporate Member Profile: Gannett Fleming

Wherever geohazards occur, whatever the terrain, Gannett Fleming’s geoprofessionals combine a passion for exploring the outdoors with scientific principals and state-of-the-art technology to create a safer tomorrow. From an emergency landslide along a highway in Pennsylvania to earthquake fault studies in California, our geoprofessionals have successfully mitigated countless geohazard challenges across North America for more […]

Resource Available for Snow Avalanche Risk Assessment and Mitigation from the Canadian Avalanche Association

Snow avalanche planners, engineers, geoscientists and team members: This important resource from the Canadian Avalanche Association edited by Bruce Jamieson provides you with planning methods for characterizing, assessing, mapping and mitigating snow avalanche hazard and risk. Compiling the knowledge of 16 different authors into a technical manual edited by avalanche researcher and consultant Bruce Jamieson. […]

AGHP Directing Member GeoStabilization International® Earns ENR Southeast’s Award of Merit

Engineering News-Record (ENR) Southeast recently recognized GeoStabilization International® as a Specialty Constr uction “Award of Merit” winner for the Tennessee SR 68 @ MP 5.2 Emergency Slide Project in Rhea County, Tennessee. Heavy rains in April 2018 caused a landslide on Tennessee SR 68, which connects Spring City in Rhea County to Crossville in Cumberland […]

AGHP Directing Member GeoStabilization International® Earns ENR Mountain States’ Best Project Award

Engineering News-Record (ENR) Mountain States recently recognized GeoStabilization International® as their Specialty Construction “Best Project” award winner for the Stillwater River Road Project in Stillwater County, Montana. The original mitigation plan for the unstable pillars above the Stillwater River road was to anchor them with rock bolts and high-tensile wire mesh. When GeoStabilization’s Rockfall Remediation […]

The Association of Geohazard Professionals Announce Rope Access Safety Recognition Recipients for 2019

Association of Geohazard Professional’s Rope Access Safety Recognition awarded to Acadia Mountain Guides, California Department of Transportation, GeoStabilization International®, Global Mountain Solutions, GZA GeoEnvironmental, McMillen Jacobs Associates, Washington State Department of Transportation, and Yeh and Associates, Inc. The recognition, honoring best-in-class safety development and implementation initiatives within the geohazard industry, distinguishes companies that foster & employ safe rope […]

Student Member Spotlight: Cameron Ross

Cameron Ross Ph.D. Student, Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) AGHP student member Cameron Ross is a Ph.D. student at the Royal Military College of Canada (RMC) in Kingston, Ontario. He is conducting research using numerical modeling techniques to improve the understanding of how deep permafrost responds to climatic variability and anthropogenic forcing at the surface […]

Member Profile: Williams Form Engineering Corp.

The ‘Williams’ story began in 1922 when Mr. C. I. Williams graduated from Michigan State University after earning his degree in Civil Engineering.  He initially took a job with the State of Michigan as a bridge inspector.  However, it was not long before Mr. Williams realized the industry desperately needed an improved system for pouring […]

Committee News

During AGHP’s April 30, 2019 Debris Flow and Steep Creek Hazards Committee meeting, Dr. Song Dongri of the Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment of the Chinese Academy of Sciences presented “Mechanisms of Debris Flow Impact on Flexible Barrier.” Planning was finalized for the committee’s workshop in Golden, Colorado at the 7th International Conference on […]

GeoStabilization International Named one of the 2019 World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere

Recognition honors companies that are actively engaged in driving positive change in the business community and societies around the world. Denver, Colorado – February 26, 2019 GeoStabilization International, a leading geohazard mitigation firm operating throughout the United States, Canada, and Australasia, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing […]