AUSTIN

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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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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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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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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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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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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SAN ANTONIO

Jeremy Doege joins the BIG RED DOG team in San Antonio, Texas

BIG RED DOG Engineering | Consulting is proud to announce that Jeremy Doege is the latest addition to our team in San Antonio, Texas. Doege brings […]

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SAN ANTONIO

San Antonio’s Center City Development and Operations Department

BIG RED DOG’s San Antonio team has gained extensive experience working with San Antonio’s Center City Development and Operations Department over the years. Below, we […]

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SAN ANTONIO

Construction Update: In-N-Out Burger TPC Begins Construction on San Antonio’s Northside

California fare is coming to the Texas Hill Country on the corner of US Highway 281 and TPC Parkway with the addition of San Antonio’s […]

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AUSTIN

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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AUSTIN

Is There a Solution to Coastal Erosion?

Why is coastal erosion a relevant topic to so many people on a global scale?  According the United Nations Atlas, 40% of the world’s population […]

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AUSTIN

What Is A Municipal Setting Designation?

A municipal Setting Designation essentially addresses shallow groundwater contamination under redeveloping properties, while protecting human health, the environment and the city’s drinking water supply. Several […]

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AUSTIN

BIG RED DOG Utilizes the Coolest Tools

CAD drawings are meant to reflect reality in a way that we can spatially comprehend and manipulate – whether you’re designing a bicycle, a bridge […]

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AUSTIN

Using Green Infrastructure To Manage Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO)

It is safe to say that engineering design standards for routine rainfall events are adequate.  City populations are growing and the demand for pollution mitigation […]

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SAN ANTONIO

City of San Antonio Unified Development Code: Drainage Amendments

BIG RED DOG’s San Antonio team is committed to continuing to bring you updates and breakdowns of the City’s recent amendments to the Unified Development […]

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SAN ANTONIO

Under Construction: Vantage at New Braunfels

Last September, ground broke on Vantage at New Braunfels, a new apartment complex on 1747 FM 1101, New Braunfels, TX. The complex is expected to be […]

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AUSTIN

Fire Flow Tests and Why They are Important to Your Project

Fire flow tests are critical to site development, and the earlier they can be requested or received, the better for your project. How do you request a […]

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SAN ANTONIO

San Antonio River Basin LID Technical Guidance Manual

In May 2015, the San Antonio River Authority (SARA) submitted amendments to the Unified Development Code to add Low Impact Development (LID) as a voluntary […]

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AUSTIN

BIG RED DOG Launches new Traffic Engineering Practice

Fast Growing Award-Winning Texas Engineering Leader Starts Traffic Engineering Practice to Serve Private and Municipal Clients; Names Dan Hennessey and James Schwerdtfeger as company Vice […]

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SAN ANTONIO

The BIG RED DOG Intern Experience as Told by Joel Nino

Internships are essential experiences for college students seeking professional growth in their chosen field. They provide students the opportunity to work for an established company […]

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