ON THE BOARDS IN AUSTIN

Preview of Corazon, a new Transit Oriented Development on East 6th Street in Austin, Texas

Representing the largest project to date in the ambitious Plaza Saltillo Transit Oriented Development (TOD) district of east Austin, Corazon is a ±260-unit, 17,000-SF commercial […]

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Bicycle and Pedestrian Connectivity in the City of Austin

  The City of Austin is increasingly requiring new projects to more generously comply with Section 2.3.2.B.1.b of Subcapter E, Design Standards and Mixed Use […]

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Halliburton Eagle Ford Shale Field Camp at IH37 and Loop 1604 in San Antonio

  Oilfield services company Halliburton hosted a ground breaking ceremony last Thursday, November 17th for their new Eagle Ford Shale Field Camp located at the […]

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Chapter 245 Case: Harper Park Two LP vs. City of Austin (Project Grandfathering)

I recently read the the case of Harper Park Two, LP vs. City of Austin. The case tested the City’s interpretation of Chapter 245 and […]

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Austin to Host APA Conference (Texas Chapter)

The 2011 American Planning Association (Texas Chapter) Conference will be held right here in Austin, Texas October 5th through the 7th.  Keynote speaker such as […]

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A Futuristic Spin on the Streetcar

I sincerely hope that I live long enough to see technology such as the SkyTran put to use.  Imagine rocketing to and from work everyday […]

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Austin's CBD – Countdown to Blast Off!

I recently read an article on www.retailmag.com, written by Jennifer Popovec,  which discussed transforming a “nine to five” Central Business District into a a 24/7 […]

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Austin Bar Association – 19th Annual Land Development Seminar – Friday, September 2nd

[br_10]The Austin Bar Association is hosting their 19th Annual Land Development Seminar Friday September 2nd, 2011. Anticipated discussion topics of interest include: site development permit […]

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STAFF SPOTLIGHT AUSTIN

The “Little Red Dog” – My Summer Internship in 2011 at BIG RED DOG Engineering

Wow, what an internship I had this summer.  It seems like just yesterday I was calling Brad on my first day to ask if the […]

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A List of Very Useful Land Development Websites – City Codes, GIS, Soils, FEMA

During my summer internship with BIG RED DOG, I became a frequent and repeat visitor to several very useful websites. I tender the list below […]

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BIG RED DOG Engineering saddles up with RED Arena

In addition to the Kendall County Women’s Shelter, BIG RED DOG is volunteering their “simply amazing” drafting services in the design of a new accessible […]

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BIG RED DOG Engineering Opens New San Antonio, Texas Office

Austin-Based Civil Engineering Company Expands to Serve Current Clients Chris Weigand, P.E. named President of BIG RED DOG San Antonio (Press Release BIG RED DOG […]

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Austin Business Journal: Young, Eager Firms Asserting Selves in Austin's CRE Market

The Austin Business Journal today published a great article today authored by reporter Cody Lyon. The article highlights the success of firms which opened in […]

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City Council Endorses Formula 1 Racing in Austin

Today the City of Austin City Council endorsed F1 in a deal that will make the proposed Circuit of Americas eligible for $25 million dollars […]

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Quality Assurance and Quality Control at BIG RED DOG

BIG RED DOG and the new frontier.  We at BIG RED DOG pride ourselves with the work product that we prepare for our clients and […]

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Making Driving Unpleasant to Discourage Car Use – Is it a Good Idea?

There was an article in today’s Austin American Statesman titled “Europe makes driving unpleasant to discourage car use”; you can view the entire article here: […]

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ON THE BOARDS IN AUSTIN

P. Terry's Lakeway is coming soon . . .

The P. Terry’s located near the northwest corner of South Congress Avenue and Ben White Boulevard is open and off to a roaring start . […]

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Award Winning "BIG RED Blog" – Award From www.civilengineeringschools.org

We’re pleased to announce that civilengineeringschools.org has named our BIG RED Blog one of the top 50 civil engineering blogs in the world! From their […]

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Decomposed Granite + ADA = Not Permitted in COA

If you are not already aware, the City of Austin no longer allows decomposed granite to be utilized on an ADA route.  Despite what your […]

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BIG RED DOG at the Indy 500!

Check out this great photo of our summer intern, Patrick Byrne. Patrick’s a fellow Purdue Boilermaker and was at the race this past weekend; he […]

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