Soil Cement Projects (pre- 1999)

Gears, Inc and PEI have been involved in the following projects that utilized soil cement totaling over 1,000,000 tons of mixed soil cement since 1989.

Project: Highway 36 Hazardous Waste Treatment and Storage Facility, Last Chance, CO
Owner: Browning Ferris Industries
Engineer: MK Engineering
Construction: June 1988 - December 1989
  The project involved 100,000 sy CTB, 100,00 SY RCC for haul roads, access road, parking areas and processing areas. It also included approximately 15,000 cy of soil cement for a sewer lagoon and retention basins. 99% of the work was completed with GEARS, Inc.'s forces.
Project: Raw Water Reservoir and Sludge Lagoons
Owner: City of Corpus Christi, TX
Engineer: Black and Veatch
Prime Contractor: Midwest Construction Company
Construction: February - May 1989
  GEARS, Inc. mixed with their ARAN 280 B plant approximately 75,000 cy of soil cement for pond liners in 2.5 months.
Project: Red Deer Creek Watershed, Site 14
Location: Miami, TX
Engineer: US Corps of Engineers
Prime Contractor: Dixon Paving
Construction: May-89
  GEARS, Inc. mixed approximately 3,500 cy of soil cement for bank protection.
Project: Stage II Little Snake Diversion Facilities
Owner: City of Cheyenne, WY
Engineer: Woodward Clyde Consulting Engineers
Construction: July 1989 - September 1990
  This project involved excavation and the processing of the excavated material for soil cement and the building of 32 dams with this material. The project was an extremely environmentally sensitive project in a high altitude remote area of Wyoming. 100% of the project was completed with GEARS, Inc.'s forces.
Project: N. First Avenue Sewer Improvements; Tucson, AZ
Owner: Pima County Wastewater Management Department
Engineer: Jerry Jones and Associates
Prime Contractor: R.E.M. Construction
Construction: Apr-90
GEARS, Inc. mixed 36,000 tons of soil cement for stabilization.
Project: Westerly Creek Dam, Lowry AFB; Denver, CO
Owner: U.S. Air Force
Engineer: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Prime Contractor: Tarco, Inc.
Construction: October- November 1990
  The project consisted of mixing and placing approximately 7,500 cy of soil cement for a cut off trench and bank protection.
Project: Plains Electric Evaporation Pond, Prewitt, NM
Owner: Plains Esclante Generating Station
Engineering: Gallup Sand and Gravel
Prime: Gallup Sand and Gravel
Construction: Jun-91
  Project consisted of mixing soil cement with various % of fly ash for utilization as pond liners
Project: Laughlin, NV Bank Protection
Owner: City of Laughlin, NV
Engineer: CH2M Hill
Prime: Ames Construction
Construction: Jun-92
  The project consisted of mixing 8,600 tons of soil cement in 8 days for bank protection.
Project: West Elk Mine Retaining Wall
Owner: Mountain Coal Company
Engineer: Envirocon, Inc.
Construction: Apr-93
  Project consisted of mixing 10,000 tons of soil cement for emergency retaining wall.
Project: Florence, AZ
Owner: Department of Corrections
Construction: May-93
  Project consisted of mixing 18,000 tons of soil cement.
Project: CSX Intermodal Expansion, Little Ferry, NJ
Owner: CSX Railroad
Construction: September - November 1994
  Project consisted of mixing 34,500 tons of soil cement.
Project: Foothills Basin Channel Project
Owner: City of Fort Collins, CO
Construction: Oct-94
  Project consisted of mixing and placing 5,000 tons of soil cement for erosion control structures.
Project: ARCO Warm Springs Project, MT
Owner: ARCO
Contractor: Barnard Construction, Inc.
Construction: May-94
  Project consisted of mixing 27,000 tons of soil cement in 10 days.
Project: North Deer Creek, Shawnee, OK
Owner: Soil Conservation Service
Construction: March - April 1995
  Project consists of mixing and placing approximately 50,000 tons of soil cement for erosion control on up stream face of a new dam.
Project: Phoenix, AZ Project
Owner: ADOT
Contractor: Ames Construction, Inc.
Construction: Jul-95
  Project consisted of mixing 8,000 tons of soil cement.
Project: Loop 202 - Red Mtn. Expressway, Phoenix, AZ
Owner: A.D.O.T.
Contractor: Ames Construction, Inc.
Construction: January 1996 - April 1996
  137,941 Tons Soil Cement
Project: 52nd Street Channel Project, Phoenix, AZ
Owner: City of Phoenix
Contractor: Ames Construction, Inc.
Construction: Nov-96
  5,000 CY Soil Cement
Project: San Antonio Arroyo, Albuguerque, NM
Owner: AMAFCA
Engineer: Bohannan-Huston, Inc.
Contractor: RMCI
Construction: March - May 1997
  50,900 Tons Soil Cement
Project: 67th Ave. Bridge @ Skunk Creek, Phoenix, AZ
Owner: A.D.O.T.
Contractor: Hunter Contracting, Inc.
Construction: April & September 1997
24,500 Tons Soil Cement
Project: Table Rock & North Saluda Filtration Project, Travelers Rest, SC
Owner: Greenville Water System
Engineer: Black & Veatch
Contractor: Morgan Corporation
Construction: May-97
3,365 Tons Soil Cement
Project: Artesia Municipal Landfill, Artesia, NM
Owner: City of Artesia
Engineer: Smith Engineering
Contractor: Sema Construction, Inc.
Construction: Oct-97
13,700 Tons Soil Cement
Project: Calabacillas Arroyo, Albuquerque. NM
Owner: AMAFCA
Engineer: Wilson & Co
Contractor: RMCI / ASI-RCC
Construction: March - May 1998
65,840 Tons Soil Cement
Project: Brahman Road Channel, Las Cruces, NM
Owner Dona Ana Flood Control Commissioner
Engineer: Andrews, Asbury, and Roberts
Contractor: Cupit & Company, Inc.
Construction: September - November 1998
52,314 Tons Soil Cement
Project: Cherokee Fly Ash Ponds, Denver. CO
Owner: Public Service Company
Engineer: Utility Engineers
Contractor: McDonald Farms
Construction: December 1998 - February 1999
18,838 Tons SoiI / Flyash

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