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Preserving Scotty’s Castle

Posted on November 18, 2019

Scotty’s Castle is a well-known Death Valley oddity. The beautiful Mission-Revival styled buildings, formerly known as “Death Valley Ranch,” rise from the desert like a mirage. Since the 1970s, when the National Park Service purchased the site, visitors have flocked to this castle in the middle of nowhere. It’s also a GeoDesign project site! To […]

Categories: Awards, Projects, Technical

NV5 Acquires GeoDesign, Inc., Strengthening Northwest Geotechnical Capabilities

Posted on August 26, 2019

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., July 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NV5 Global, Inc. (the “Company” or “NV5”) (Nasdaq: NVEE), a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions, announced today that it has acquired GeoDesign, Inc. (“GeoDesign”), a geotechnical, environmental, geological, mining and pavement engineering company with five offices and 91 employees serving Washington, Oregon and California.  GeoDesign’s presence throughout the Pacific Northwest complements […]

Categories: In the Press

Boards, Bags & Brews by the Bridge!

Posted on July 31, 2019

GeoDesign staff had a great time at the SMPS Oregon annual Boards, Bags, and Brews event, benefiting Girls Build! The event featured a cornhole tournament and a raffle. GeoDesign’s raffle contribution was a Lego sculpture, built by some of the fantastic technical women of GeoDesign! The construction team included: Krysta Krippaehne, EIT, Environmental Staff Erika […]

Categories: Events, Office Fun

ArcPy for Beginners

Posted on June 17, 2019

Interested in learning how to use ArcPy to improve your ArcGIS experience? Read on. a quick Q&A What is ArcPy? ArcPy is a Python (programming language) module that interacts with the tools already included in ArcMap (like Project, Create Feature Class, etc.). It lets you to create your own custom tools. Why use ArcPy? It […]

Categories: Blog, Technical

Project Tour: McMenamins Harbor Lodge

Posted on June 10, 2019

With the opening of McMenamins Harbor Lodge in Kalama, Washington last year, the Pacific Northwest can enjoy a Hawaiian-inspired experience on the beautiful Kalama waterfront. It’s always exciting to see a project in its completed stage, especially when your work involves the very early stages of a development (as ours often does). In 2016, we […]

Categories: Blog, Projects

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