TGB Group Again Named a Top 10 Railroad Engineering Services Company

Honor given for second consecutive year by Commtrex, managers of a leading rail services company directory Commtrex, creators of a popular online Rail Services Directory, has for the second year in a row named TGB Group as a top-10 railroad engineering services company.  The announcement was formally made in September 2019 on Our entire

TGB Group, LLC Receives 2019 Best of Spring Award

We took top honors in the Civil Engineering and Consulting Company category TGB Group, LLC has been selected to receive the 2019 Best of Spring Award in the “Civil Engineering and Consulting Company” category by the Spring Award Program. The award is set up to honor the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the

“Measure Twice, Cut Once”: A Critical Principle in Our Project Management Services

The importance of accurate measurement can’t be overemphasized One of TGB Group’s signature project management services is construction staking.  Accurate measurement in this discipline is the first step toward success, and the benefits of measuring twice and double-checking those measurements are huge.  Correctly staking a project layout is a crucial activity that when done right

Jindal Saw USA hires TGB Group for design and rail-consulting services

We’ll provide the design for 11,500+ feet of track and more for this major expansion project Jindal Saw USA has contracted with TGB Group for rail-consulting services and other professional services for a new pipe mill at Jindal Saw’s pipe manufacturing and pipe coating facility in Baytown, Texas. Expansion to the existing facility includes a

TGB Group Supports Those Who Make a Difference

It’s our way of giving back to our great community TGB Group is committed to offering solutions to the many challenges faced by economic development groups and businesses.  This commitment extends to the people and communities who are affected by these challenges and the way they are addressed. From sponsorship of area softball teams and

Trailer Drop Lot Expansion for JM Smucker Company

$1.7 million project included fast timeline TGB Group provided civil engineering design services for a trailer drop lot expansion for the JM Smucker Company’s distribution center in Topeka, Kansas.  The project called for the construction of a new trailer parking lot to hold 114 semi-trailers on the company’s 105-acre site. The new trailer drop lot

TGB Group Now Members of Local Better Business Bureau

Membership doesn’t establish our reputation – it only confirms it The Better Business Bureau has been around for more than 100 years, and it has been a goal of ours to become a member of it.  Now we’ve reached that goal. Since we were founded in 2016, we’ve had a single goal every single day:

TGB Group Promoting Safety During the Holidays

Here are some helpful tips for staying safe over the Holidays! The best holidays are safe holidays.  Accidents and oversights happen all year long, but during the holiday season people often are more distracted and preoccupied than usual – which is the reason for many of the accidents we experience.  Safety during the holidays means

Jacksboro EDA Grant

Grant to help fund Jacksboro Business Park Our Business Development Manager, Jake Cooper, is working with the Jacksboro Economic Development Corporation to apply for an Economic Development Administration (EDA) grant. Once secured, the Jacksboro EDA grant will be used for the engineering and construction of roads, waterlines and sewer for phase one of the Jacksboro Business

Prairie Band Casino Hotel and Parking Garage Expansion

TGB Group will bring a variety of professional services to this project in Mayetta, Kan. TGB Group is providing the civil engineering design for the Prairie Band Casino Hotel and parking garage expansion. The project calls for adding a new hotel and parking garage, creating an addition to the administration building, and implementing associated site

Industrial Park Expansion Makes News in Big Spring

TGB Group provided engineering design and construction management for the project TGB Group is in the news again – this time in Big Spring, Texas, where the company is providing design and construction management services for a major rail industrial park expansion. The project, launched by the Big Spring Economic Development Corporation (BSEDC), is big

TGB Reps Attend Texas Economic Development Council Conference

The Mid-Year Event in Galveston Was a Huge Success Representatives from TGB Group attended the Texas Economic Development Council conference last week at the Moody Gardens Hotel Conference Center in Galveston, Texas. Before the conference started on Wednesday, June 13, TGB sponsored the annual golf tournament at the Moody Gardens Golf Club. We had a

Design Work to Commence for Diesel Terminal in West Texas

TGB Group is providing plans for 50,000 feet of track for the facility We’re in the process of launching a design project for a new diesel terminal in west Texas.  Diesel fuel is used in a variety of applications in our region including power for vehicles and machinery as well as in the expanding oil

Jake Cooper Now Certified to Administer Community Development Block Grants

TGB Group is poised to assist cities in finding project funding Jake Cooper, TGB’s business development manager, recently completed his certification to administer Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) in Texas.  The certification was given by the Texas Department of Agriculture. What this means for local communities TGB Group is currently working with several smaller cities

Logan Ortiz, PE, Named to SWARS Board

Recap of the 2018 Southwest Association of Rail Shippers' Annual Meeting Logan Ortiz, a professional engineer (PE) at TGB Group, has joined the board of directors for the Southwest Association of Rail Shippers, or SWARS.  Logan was named to the board at the SWARS Annual Meeting held Feb. 20-21, 2018 in San Antonio, Texas.   For

TGB Group Creates Connection with TEDC (Texas Economic Development Council)

Business Development Manager Jake Cooper joins council’s legislative committee Representatives from TGB Group attended the recent Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC) conference, held Feb. 22 in San Antonio, Texas.  During the conference, Jake Cooper, who oversees business development for TGB, joined the council’s legislative committee. Jake has been with TGB since September, 2017 and is

TGB Group Throws Golfing Event for Rail Industry Leaders

20 from TSLRAA attended TSLRRA, TGB Group and other industry professionals relaxed with a few rounds of Topgolf in January. TGB Group attended the TSLRRA (Texas Shortline and Regional Railroad Association) conference on Thursday, January 19 in Dallas.  The conference has members from more than 30 shortline railroads in Texas along with 23 associate

TGB Group Now Equipped with Construction Site Drone Technology

The Phantom 4 drone will benefit our clients and our team throughout the design and construction phases The Phantom 4 construction site drone. TGB Group is now offering even more advanced technology to our clients with our new drone. The advantages of using this amazing device include locating obstructions and tracking the progress

New Land Survey Equipment Means Faster Project Completion

TGB Group now runs the advanced Topcon Total Station for land surveying, civil engineering & design, and construction survey & layout Topcon GT Series land survey equipment TGB Group is always looking for ways to streamline our processes and return more value to our clients.  Our new land survey equipment and services are

Two New Certifications Will Help Increase TGB Group’s Competitiveness and Service

Women’s Business Enterprise Certificate & Small Business Enterprise Certificate TGB Group recently applied for two certificates that will bring many benefits not only to our company but also to those with whom we work. Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) Certificate This certification through the National Women’s Business Council provides opportunities for businesses with 51% or higher

Conceptual Layouts, Civil Design & More for Topeka, Kan., Project

TGB Group provides planning and consultation for Hoyt’s Trailer Shop In the fall of 2017, TGB Group provided conceptual layouts and civil design for various elements of a new facility for Hoyt’s Trailer Shop of Topeka, Kan. The centerpiece of the project was a new 9,000-square-foot building with office space, storage capacity and two open

Jacksboro, Texas, Industrial Park Project

TGB undertakes masterplan for 177-acre park In the summer of 2017, TGB Group was hired by the Jacksboro Economic Development Corporation (JEDC) to create a conceptual masterplan for a 177-acre industrial park project.  The corporation’s goal is to attract businesses to the city, thereby increasing tax revenues and employment. Our masterplan was approved the corporation’s