CME Geotechnical Group Advances Design & Analysis Capabilities

CME’s geotechnical group of professional civil engineers hold active licenses in California, Nevada, and Utah. Our diverse geotechnical staff has grown to five licensed professional engineers with geotechnical design backgrounds ranging from private sector engineering consulting to public sector engineering design.  As development in the Northern Nevada area continues to increase, the complexities of construction…

CME Golf Tournament

CME hosted our 8th annual client appreciation golf tournament this summer. The day began at the CME office for drinks and breakfast, where homemade baked goods and handmade bloody marys started the morning off right before heading to the Northstar golf course. The weather was great and the turn-out was even better with a record…

ASCE 2019 Annual Awards and Student Recognition Banquet

Environmental – North Truckee Drain Project Owner: City of Sparks Designer: HDR/Kleinfelder Contractor: Q&D Construction Owner Quality Assurance: CME Structural/Geotechnical – Stampede Dam Safety Modification Project Owner: U.S Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation Designer: U.S Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation Contractor: NW Construction Contractor Quality Control: CME Transportation – 4th Street…

CME Voted 2018 Design Professional of the Year

2018 SIR Award Recipients – Paul Georgeson and Frank Lepori Design Professional of the Year – Construction Materials Engineers, Inc. Contractor of the Year – Gerhardt & Berry Construction Subcontractor of the Year – Par Electrical Contractors, Inc. Supplier of the Year – Sierra Rental & Transport and United Rentals Trench Safety More information on…

NAQTC Qualification Exam Hosted by CME, October 1-3, 2018

Nevada Alliance for Quality Transportation Construction (NAQTC) was formed through the Nevada Quality Initiative in an effort to improve the quality of transportation construction materials in Nevada. CME currently has 30 NAQTC certified testing technicians and will be hosting the performance exam in our laboratory from October 1-3. Through this NAQTC qualification process, field testers…

Virginia Street Bus Rapid Transit Extension Project is Underway!

CME is proud to be on the construction management team for the Regional Transportation Commission’s (RTC’s) Virginia Street Rapid Bus Project, providing project inspection and materials testing services. After four years of planning and design, the Utility Relocation Phase of construction has begun! This $80,000,000 project will improve transit connectivity, efficiency, and timeliness through connecting…

NOW HIRING – Materials Testing Technician/ Project Inspector

Job Description: Both laboratory and field materials testing of soils, concrete, asphalt, etc. on public & private projects in northern Nevada. Flexible hours, night shifts possible for certain construction activities (especially during the summer). If currently a student, part-time during school (very flexible), full-time during breaks/summer. Job Requirements: Must have a valid driver’s license and…