BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

SynchroGreen Adaptive Traffic Control System

Our Dafne Valle attended the 2017 Texas ITE Spring Meeting in Frisco, Texas last week.  This is one of her updates from the meeting. During […]

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BIG RED BLOG - TRAFFIC

City of Frisco Vehicle to Infrastructure Implementation (V2I)

Our Dafne Valle attended the 2017 Texas ITE Spring Meeting in Frisco, Texas last week.  This is one of her updates from the meeting. The […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

ITE Vision Zero Website

One of our own traffic engineers, Dafne Valle, attended the 2017 Texas ITE Spring Meeting in Frisco, Texas last week.  This is the first of her […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

CodeNEXT Comparison Map Released

Exciting news, Austinites, the CodeNEXT Comparison Map has been released! CodeNEXT is the City of Austin initiative to revise the Land Development Code, which determines […]

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School Design with Students in Mind

What if a student could improve their academic scores by 25% just by seeing more natural light? In 2012, the U.S. Department of Education reported […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Can We “Fight”Congestion?

Recently, the Texas Transportation Commission approved $620 million for improvements to four Austin-area highways.  These funds would pay for overpasses along Highway 360, as well […]

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BIG RED BLOG - DALLAS

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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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Two Arizona multifamily projects are in the works to support Phoenix’s job growth

The Phoenix Business Journal recently reported that Phoenix is expected to see 2.8% job growth in 2017 – nearly double the U.S. average. Overall U.S. […]

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The Aspect Effect

I was recently asked to review a project and provide commentary to the owner/developer concerning the use of steel braces in their single-story commercial building.  […]

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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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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

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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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

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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BIG RED BLOG - SAN ANTONIO

BIG RED DOG bowls for ACE

Team members from our San Antonio office recently competed in the ACE Mentor Program of San Antonio’s Annual Bowling Tournament. Founded in 2006, the Architecture-Construction-Engineering […]

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BIG RED BLOG - SAN ANTONIO

San Antonio BIG RED DOG team members clean local waterways at Basura Bash

On a sunny Saturday in February, two BIG RED DOG team members joined over 2,000 other volunteers to clean San Antonio waterways at the 23rd […]

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BIG RED BLOG - HOUSTON

Staff Spotlight: James Roman

Once again, it’s time to reflect on one of our outstanding team members who make our organization strong, creative, and supremely capable. This time, we […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

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 BLOG - AUSTIN

Staff Spotlight: Rigo Charo

Our team members put forth extraordinary efforts on behalf of our clients and they deserve to be recognized. For this week’s staff spotlight, we’d like to […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

How BIG RED DOG is disrupting the engineering office culture

“You guys are like the start-up version of an engineering firm!” As we’ve been traveling all over Texas to recruit future engineers, this seems to […]

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BIG RED BLOG - AUSTIN

Thanks to a $15 million grant from The Moody Foundation, Waterloo Park to undergo creative transformation

Just steps from the Texas State Capital, you’ll find 11-acre Waterloo Park. Once alive with activity while hosting popular festivals, such as Fun Fun Fun […]

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