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Greg Hauser joins JCK Underground

Seattle, WA:  JCK Underground is proud to announce that Greg Hauser, a veteran tunneling expert and underground construction specialist, has joined our team in Seattle to support a growing portfolio of work.  Greg brings over 45 years of valuable underground...

Mike Kobler joins JCK Underground

Los Angeles, CA, March 13, 2017:  Michael Kobler, a mining engineer has over 40 years of experience, with extensive knowledge in natural resource development, as well as, the design and construction of large infrastructure projects. He specializes in identifying, acquiring, and producing...

Best of the Best 2016 Project of the Year – Blue Plains Tunnel

DC Clean Rivers Project Blue Plains Tunnel wins ENR’s Best of the Best 2016 Project of the Year Award. Congratulations to DC Water and its Blue Plains Tunnel design-builder, Traylor Skanska Jay-Dee for winning this prestigious award, which considers over 700...

Anacostia River Tunnel Completed

DC Clean Rivers’ Anacostia River Tunnel Holes Through. In January 2017, DC Water and its design-builder, Impregilio Healy Parsons (IHP), completed tunneling the 23-foot diameter by 12,700-foot-long Anacostia River Tunnel. Congratulations to DC Water and IHP! See the video here....

JCK Underground Celebrates its First Anniversary

JCK Underground celebrated its first anniversary on January 4, 2017. There’s lots to celebrate and be thankful for including being fortunate enough to add key team members, friends from our past. We owe our gratitude to our clients who sought...

Project of the Year, Mid-Atlantic – Blue Plains Tunnel

DC Clean Rivers Project Blue Plains Tunnel wins ENR’s Mid-Atlantic Project of the Year Award. Congratulations to DC Water and its Blue Plains Tunnel design-builder, Traylor Skanska Jay-Dee for yet another award. This is one of four major tunnels being...

Geoff Hughes joins JCK Underground

Pittsburgh, PA, September 13, 2016: Geoff Hughes, an underground engineering specialist with expertise in design, construction and program management, joins JCK Underground in Pittsburgh, PA. Geoff’s presence in Pittsburgh will allow JCK Underground to better support its existing projects such...

Ryan Payne joins JCK Underground

Washington, DC, September 6, 2016: Ryan Payne, a geotechnical engineer with extensive experience in soft ground tunneling and deep excavations, joins JCK in Washington, DC. Since 2009, Ryan has been supporting the DC Water Clean Rivers (DCCR) Project in various...

JCK Underground Opens for Business

JCK Underground, a firm specializing in underground engineering, opened its doors for business in January and is ready to provide its services to owners, A/E firms and contractors. JCK Underground’s founding principals Jennifer Jordan, Rafael Castro and Joel Kantola announced...