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Spectra, headquartered in Latham with offices in Poughkeepsie and Syracuse provides clients the full range of professional engineering and environmental consulting services which support highway and bridge design, air, solid waste and water issues, mining and geologic services, and state-of-the-art, subsurface imaging and mapping.

In the News:

Spectra is pleased to welcome back Reinis Sipols, PE, who is joining the mining group. Reinis is a professional engineer with over 20 years of operational experience in the construction materials industry. He has been responsible for multiple quarry, sand and gravel, and asphalt locations throughout the metro New York and New Jersey markets. His responsibilities included all aspects of mine operations and management. At Spectra, Reinis will be responsible for all mining services at Spectra, will assist with business development and marketing efforts, and will provide clients in the mining industry with technical consultation on a variety of issues, including plant operations and environmental compliance. Read full Press Release.

Spectra recently announced the completion of Hudson Street in the Village of Kinderhook Columbia County. The project involved the replacement of 2,200 feet of roadway, sidewalks, new storm sewer, curbing, and selected crossways in the business district. The roadway was completely removed and a full depth reconstruction of the village street was performed. Read full Press Release.

The replacement of Brooker Hollow Road Bridge completes construction. The bridge spans the Canadian Pacific railway in East Worchester and was closed in 2008 by the state because of deterioration due to age. The newly completed bridge is a 55' single span, pre-stressed concrete adjacent beam bridge, with concrete precast and cast-in-place retaining walls. Read full Press Release.

Links to Common Resources:

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC)

Albany Times Union

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

US Department of Transportation

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

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