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From time to time, I will publish articles that I have written, or discovered, on this page. They are related to engineering and my other interests; I hope you enjoy these short works.

Madrid Engineering Group, Inc. (MEG) has mobilized and is working on water borings with a few land borings for the Pensacola Bay Bridge project, a FDOT District 3…

“Cellular Concrete was used on Florida State Road 50 last week and is half the weight of compacted soil.” In early November 2016, I was privileged to…

U.S. Highway 331 and the Choctawhatchee Bay Bridge are the only routes connecting northern and southern portions of Walton County, Florida.  The roadway was seriously over traveled…

Anthony Brown, construction engineering inspector (CEI) for Madrid Engineering Group, Inc. was the main subject of a documentary short film by Full Sail student Nolan Cavan recently….

Kevin Hill’s business card has a few more letters behind his name: it’s now Kevin Hill, PE, PMP, if you please. Mr. Hill recently took and passed…

Madrid Engineering provided comprehensive geotechnical services for a new manufacturing facility in Haines City, Florida, assigning a unique “brute force” compaction method to prepare the site. Our…

Choctawhatchee Bay Bridge (US-331/SR-83) – Santa Rosa Beach, Florida – Madrid Engineering Group, Inc. (MEG) was asked to complete soil borings and laboratory testing for the new…

Madrid Engineering won the 2015 Project of the Year Madrid Engineering won the 2015 Project of the Year at the Engineering Awards Banquet held February 24th at…

10 Hidden Geologic Wonders of the U.S. By. Scott H. Nyhof, P.G. A “Top 10” list of the geologic wonders of the US would likely include several…

Listing of State Minerals, Rocks / Stones, Fossils, and Gemstones Legislatures and governors from most, though not all of the 50 States have specified a mineral, rock…