Jonnas Jacques' article, 'Piloting Innovation in the Waters of Boston, Massachusetts,' was recently published in NEWEA's Winter Journal. The article, which Jonnas co-authored with David Peterson (Project Manager from our Boston office) and Amy Schofield (Project Manager from the Boston Water and Sewer Commission), discusses the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for the assessment of underground pipelines, culverts, and conveyance conduits. (December 2018)
Dr. Bradley Erskine's paper, Characterization of asbestiform glaucophane-winchite in the Franciscan Complex blueschist, northern Diablo Range, California, was recently published in the Journal of Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. The paper summarizes the results of a source-rock characterization of asbestiform amphibole in Franciscan Complex blueschists of northern California. (December 2018)
Nasser Brahim, Senior Climate Change Planner with Kleinfelder, talks about East Boston and Charlestown’s plans to protect neighborhoods from climate-related flooding. Kleinfelder is helping cities and towns to develop resiliency plans, starting with research to understand their most vulnerable areas and prioritize projects, both short-term and long-term. (November 2018)
Kleinfelder’s Nasser Brahim, Senior Climate Change Planner, explains how municipalities can benefit from Planning and Action Grants. The grants are part of the Mass. Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Program, which aims to improve communities’ resilience to climate impacts including increased flooding, extreme heat, drought, and wildfire. Kleinfelder is an MVP Certified Provider.
Scott’s article, "Improving Your Lot's Life," discusses how building and facility owners can extend the service life of their pavement/parking lots, saving tens of thousands of dollars from reduced maintenance costs.
Ashraf discusses oil and gas production and environmental regulations in Texas with The Permian Basin Petroleum Association.
Dr. Md. Nafiul Haque, Kleinfelder Geotechnical Engineer, recently published a paper titled ‘Estimation of Pile Setup and Incorporation of Resistance Factor in Load Resistance Factor Design Framework’ in the ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering. (August 2018)
Charles’ insights on trenchless technology and the future of the market were captured during a round-table discussion at the North American Society for Trenchless Technology No-Dig Show and published in Trenchless Technology Magazine. (July 2018)
Margaret O’Meara joins Kleinfelder as Northeast Transportation Segment Leader (April 26, 2018)
Kleinfelder's Construction Inspector Brooke Glidden was featured on a newscast related to the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge Replacement Project (April 4, 2018)