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January 2020 - Jenell Strachan, GES (www.ge-services.net), was one of the hosts for the Restaurant Roundup on Wednesday night for the 2020 SMPS Southern Region Conference, Fort Worth, January 22-24. Sessions included opportunities to learn more about Creativity, Advancement, Business Development, Health & Well Being, Branding and Client Experience.

February 2020 - GES (www.ge-services.net) congratulates Steve Fitzgerald, P.E., D. WRE for being selected as this year’s Houston area Engineer of the Year!  More information can be found at Houston Engineers Week and TSPE Greater Houston Chapter.   #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #engineeroftheyear #Eweek2020 #engineering #hcfcd #gala #engineeringthefuture #tspe #aspe #houstonengineers #innovation #geotechnical #cmt

February 2020 - GES' (www.ge-services.net) Ken Riner, P.E., Faisal Samoo, P.E., and Hamed Ardalan, Ph.D., P.E. will attend the 32nd Annual Broker of the Year Awards presented by NAIOP Houston tonight. Follow us for more updates. #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #cmt #geotechnical #naiophouston #brokerofyear #awards #annual #construction #transportation

January 2020 - MS 150 (https://lnkd.in/ex5ABF4) ... Gorrondona Engineering (www.ge-services.net) is a sponsor for the May 2-3, 2020 MS 150 bike ride. GES' team member Vivek Chikyala, P.E. will be riding the new route with Texas Builders.

Learn more about GES by watching the video above. A special acknowledgement to our clients: Kimley-Horn and Arch-con for their support and for taking part in our video. We also thank all the GES staff who participated by doing what they do every day - making work look fun! Remember to follow us on LinkedIn to keep up with the latest news in the geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing and inspection industries.

February 2020 - Jenell Strachan, P.E. and Vivek Chikyala, P.E., GES (www.ge-services.net) Houston, is attending the 2020 Texas Transportation Forum, February 9-11 where TxDOT Executive Director James Bass provided opening remarks to the 1,000+ attendees. FOLLOW us (https://lnkd.in/eE6VtkZ) to learn more. #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #txdot #texas #transportation #2020txdot #geo #cmt #geotechnical #cmt #sanantonio #houston

January 2020 - Economist Dr. Ray Perryman, President and CEO of The Perryman Group, provided economic development analyses updates at the January 30 Association of Commercial Real Estate Professionals (ACRP) luncheon. GES (www.ge-services.net) colleagues Jeanne Bassetti Jullien, Hamed Ardalan, Ph.D., P.E., Chuck Salsky, P.E., Vivek Chikyala, P.E. and Vik Gattu attended.

February 2020 - Who says engineers are too serious? Our GES (www.ge-services.net) engineers work hard but have tons of fun, too! Follow us...

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January 2020 - GES' team Vivek Chikyala, P.E. and Tom Anderson, E.I.T. attended the Houston Region Transportation Advocacy Group (TAG) event on Friday, 1/24/2020. TAG Judges from 6 counties spoke about various Transportation projects, property taxes and answered questions from the audience.

February 2020 - Jeanne Bassetti Jullien, Gorrondona Engineering Services, Inc. (www.ge-services.net) attended the Economic Alliance Houston Port Region Annual Banquet on February 6, 2020.. Scott McClelland inspired his audience by providing some of HEB's marketing strategies. Thanks to all for a great evening.
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February 2020 - GES Team Ken Riner, P.E. and President, Jeanne Bassetti Jullien, Chuck Salsky, P.E. and Faisal Samoo, P.E. attended the February 12th, 3rd Annual "Kick Up Your Boots for Kids" benefiting Dec My Room. The audience heard from Susan Plank, President and Founder of the organization that enhances the lives of children who are being admitted into a hospital for a prolonged amount of time by personalizing their hospital room upon their arrival.
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January 2020 - GES' team Jeanne Jullien, Jenell Strachan and Chuck Salsky attended The Premiere Freight & Passenger Rail Conference in Texas January 23-24, 2020, Dallas. The Jan. 23 dinner panel topic was “Tourist Railways & Heritage Railway Museums – A Boost for Travel & Tourism”. The January 24 agenda included the technical aspects of railroading; Urban Transport Solutions; Autonomous Rail; Rail Within Reach; Passenger Rail Reauthorization 2020; Federal Funding for State Projects; The Texas 2021 Legislative Crystal Ball; The Texas Bullet Train; BNSF Railway Presentation; and Texas Short Line and Regional Railroad Association. Gorrondona Engineering thanks all presenters and appreciates the opportunity to attend these informative events.

February 2020 - GES' (www.ge-services.net) Jeanne Bassetti Jullien and Anahita Goudarzi attended the February CREWHouston luncheon to hear speaker Stephen Klineberg, The Kinder Institute for Urban Research, Rice University, talk about the "Prophetic City: Houston on the Cusp of a Changing America". #innovation #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #future #houston #america #crewhouston #construction #realestate #commercial #riceuniversity #urban #research #luncheon #kinderinstitute #prophetic #change

January 2020 - GES' DFW Area Manager Jenell Strachan and V.P. Chuck Salsky, Houston, attended the University of North Texas (UNT) vendor meet and greet on January 8. GES was awarded one of the eight new IDIQ contracts with the UNT System. This event provided an opportunity for GES to meet the UNT project managers, designers, construction managers and other team members for the upcoming construction and remodeling projects that the University has planned. GES looks forward to working with UNT and their team.

January 2020 - What's In Store for I-45? GES' Jeanne Bassetti Jullien, Vivek Chikyala, P.E., and Anahita Goudarzi, attended NHA's (North Houston Association) update on the North Houston Highway Improvement Projects (NHHIP), future transportation projects in the Houston District and TxDOT’s campaign to hashtag#EndTheStreakTX provided by Eliza Paul, P.E. TxDOT Houston District Engineer on January 21, 2020. GES was a Headline Sponsor for this informative event.

February 2020 - GES' (www.ge-services.net) Jeanne Bassetti Jullien attended the WTS Houston (Women’s Transportation Seminar) February luncheon. Stacy Slawinski, Fort Bend County Engineer and speaker at the event provided Precinct 3 Mobility updates. Also shown in bottom right photo is Brenda Mainwaring, Union Pacific Railroad. #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #wts #fortbend #countyengineer #updates #mobility #unionpacific #railroad #luncheon #february2020

February 2020 - We are growing! GES currently has job postings in San Antonio, Fort Worth, and Houston. Come grow with us: https://lnkd.in/ee8SD5F. Follow us. #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #jobsearching #jobpostings #houston #sanantonio #jobs #wearegrowing #recruiting #fortworth #jobsearch #careeropportunities #hiring #geotechnical #engineers #cmt

news 2020

February 2020 - GES' Jeanne Bassetti Jullien attended the ASHE Houston February 13, 2020, luncheon for a Panel Discussion with representatives from the TxDOT Rural Districts of Beaumont, Bryan, Lufkin & Yoakum. hashtag#ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #geotechnicalengineering #cmt #txdot #ashe #houston #luncheon #bryan #lufkin #yoakum #beaumont #panel #highways #ruraldevelopment

February 2020 - The 2020 ULI Development of Distinction Awards included the New Hope Housing Reed project, a 187 unit apartment complex developed specifically for at-risk families and children. The Reed project, along with the adjacent Star of Hope Cornerstone campus is a complex of support and housing services designed to uplift families from generational poverty and stabilize lives. GES (www.ge-services.net) is pleased to have worked on the project for New Hope Housing, providing Geotechnical Engineering and Materials Testing and Inspection Services during Construction.  #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #newhopehousing #geotechnicalengineering #cmt #construction #cornerstone #ULIHouston #urban #awards #housing #children #hope #architecture #support #poverty #campus

February 2020 - GES' Chuck Salsky, P.E. attended the Real Estate Professionals networking event of the year and celebrate the 2020 Development of Distinction Award winners. The awards program rewards developments that show the responsible use of land in all aspects of design, construction, community importance, health and financial stability. #innovation #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #realestate #networking #developmentofdistinction #awards #geotechnical #cmt #construction #design #community #health #financialstability

February 2020 - Engineers Week: GES (www.ge-services.net) honors all engineers for their achievements - past and present. A special appreciation to our engineers for their continued innovative ideas, work ethics, and accomplishments in supporting Gorrondona Engineering Services' network throughout the state of Texas. #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #engineers #Eweek2020 #geotechnical #cmt #innovation hashtag#management #technology #entrepreneurship #productivity #business #letswork #networking #ethics #appreciation #accomplishments #support #buildingourfuture #stateoftexas #engineersweek #achievements #engineeringthefuture #engineeringservices #innovativeideas #workethics #honors

January 2020 - GES' Jeanne Bassetti Jullien and Vivek Chikyala, P.E. attended the first WTS luncheon of 2020 where Ms. Anita Hollmann, Principal Planner, H-GAC provided an overview of the successes achieved by the Houston-Galveston Area Council's Liveable Centers Program. To date, H-GAC has worked in partnership with local sponsors to complete 29 Livable Centers planning studies in the 8-county Transportation Management Area (TMA).

February 2020 - GES Jenell Strachan, P.E. attended the Fort Worth SMPS and the Fort Worth Chapter of TSPE at Blackland Distillery January 29. Special guest Andrew Blake from Presidio Interests discussed the highs and lows of projects and shared insight on what relationships are important for project success.  #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #smps #tspe #fortworth #blacklanddistillery #january #geotechnicalengineering #cmt #construction #projects #relationship #success #insight #happyhour

March 2020 - GES (www.ge-services.net) is pleased to provide geotechnical engineering services for the A&C Plastics, Inc. campus expansion project. A leading plastics distributor in the Southwest, A&C is one of the largest women-owned and operated businesses in Houston, owned by CEO Carolyn Faulk and led by President Katie Clapp. #ges #gorrondonaengineeringservices #houston #wbe #womanowned #geotechnicalengineering #services #plastics #southwest

January 2020 - Project design wellness and sustainability are key elements for creating spaces that are conducive to collaboration and productivity. GES (www.ge-services.net) is attending the BISNOW Houston Architecture & Design Summit to hear about this and more from some of Houston's noted market leaders and architects.