David Russell performing ultrasonic testing on the Greg Street Bridge

Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) Ultrasonic Testing (UT)

CME is one of a handful of firms in northern Nevada to perform ultrasonic testing. Non-destructive testing (NDT) ultrasonic testing (UT) is a non-invasive testing method to assess the condition of bridge pins and other components without damaging the material. It is also used to test the components of a variety of steel structures. Pictured…

New Town of Truckee Pedestrian Bridge

In mid-May a new pedestrian and bike bridge was installed in the Town of Truckee and CME was on hand for the installation. This bridge will connect the new West River Street Park with the Legacy Trail allowing easier access to the park, the river and downtown. The bridge will also help separate individuals and…

Celebrating 15 Years of Excellence

Founded on innovation and technical expertise, CME’s client-focused approach has been the driving force for growth. In 1978, Marty Crew joined a local engineering firm that evolved to offer a variety of services including quality assurance/quality control, inspection services, and project management. The original firm was acquired in 1997 and in 2009 the group’s senior…

Sierra Street Bridge Geotech Project

CME doesn’t just core concrete, we core asphalt too! Asphalt coring is when samples are extracted from an asphalt placement project for laboratory testing. The sample is then taken to the CME laboratory to analyze and ensure it is compliant with project specifications. This photo shows our Field Technician, Alex Paz, in action at the…

2023 ASCE Group Awards

2023 ASCE Nevada Truckee Meadows Branch Awards

The strength of the team is measured by the strength of each individual member. We at CME think we have some of the best individuals, and so does the ASCE! Last week President Marty Crew was honored with the Truckee Meadows Lifetime Achievement Award in Engineering! Nick Anderson was also honored as Young Civil Engineer…