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BIG RED DOG snags a top spot on 2017 Zweig list of Best Firms to Work For

BIG RED DOG is proud to announce that we landed on Zweig Group’s 2017 list of Best Firms to Work For. The Best Firms to Work […]

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Developing in the Escarpment

There is a reason why seemingly prime land near the urban core often remains undeveloped. Sometimes it is protected under conservation laws. Other times certain […]

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Construction Update: RaceTrac at Western Center

Construction continues on a RaceTrac project in the Fort Worth, Texas area. This commercial project is a gas station and convenience store located in an […]

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Construction Update: Athlos Academies – East Fort Worth Charter School

We’re pleased to share construction progress on an education project in East Fort Worth, Texas. This International Leadership of Texas K-8 school is being developed […]

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BIG RED DOG – Marketing attends SXSW: a festival of new ideas with a $325 million economic impact

South By Southwest (SXSW) is a big deal. It’s a 10-day interactive/film/music/everything festival that brings people from all over the world to Austin to swap […]

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BIM. What’s it good for?

I once asked an engineer if she knew what BIM was. “It’s building a 3D model to produce contract documents more efficiently,” she said. I […]

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The Expanding Definition of Transit

When we talk about transit, we often think of buses on a roadway or trains on a set of rails. But the trips for individuals […]

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Working with a Land Development Intern at BIG RED DOG

BIG RED DOG is proud to offer internships to engineers of all skill levels. Both the intern as well as his or her supervisor, typically […]

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Throwback Thursday: top 5 BIG RED DOG blog posts of 2016

We’re now into the full swing of 2017 and it’s been busier than ever at BIG RED DOG. Looking back on 2016, we worked on […]

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BIG RED DOG helping with Lake Highlands Town Center development in Dallas

BIG RED DOG Engineering is providing civil engineering services for a 258-unit multifamily project in Dallas. The Lake Highlands Town Center is located at 9300 Lookout […]

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Staff Spotlight: Sherry Hart

At BIG RED DOG, we like to reflect on our team members that make our organization strong, creative, and supremely capable. Our team members put […]

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Texas Accessibility Standards and their role in development

Every development has its challenges and more often than not, meeting accessibility requirements is one of those that can affect the rest of the site […]

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Engineering and the role of Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation

What is TDLR? TDLR, or Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, is the company in Texas responsible for delegating public service licenses. Their mission is […]

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Detention in the City of Dallas

When heavy floods happen, and the sewer systems cannot bear the amount of water flowing through them, the stormwater needs to be managed in some […]

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Notice of Intent: What is it? When do I need it?

What is a Notice of Intent (NOI)? A NOI, or Notice of Intent, is a form stating your ambition to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement […]

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Staff Spotlight: Seth Esquivel

At BIG RED DOG, we like to reflect on our team members that make our organization strong, creative, and supremely capable. Our team members put […]

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Staff Spotlight: Talmage Hansen

At BIG RED DOG, we like to reflect on our team members that make our organization strong, creative, and supremely capable. Our team members put […]

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I Swim, You Swim, We All Swim for iSWM!!

Pronounced “I Swim,” iSWM stands for integrated Stormwater Management. iSWM is a program developed by NCTCOG (North Central Texas Council of Governments) that “assists cities […]

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Dallas/Fort Worth Construction News Recognizes BIG RED DOG

You can find the original article here on page 13 of the Dallas/Fort Worth Construction News July 2016 edition. In celebration of summer and the outdoors, Dallas/Fort Worth […]

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The Tradition of Drafting

When I started drafting in 1995, many things were still being hand drafted at my first job at LCRA. They also made a great effort […]

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