ALLENTOWN, Pa., June 19, 2019 /3BL Media/ – The Mack Trucks Historical Museum unveiled an all-new exhibit titled “Keeping America Clean: The Evolution of the Waste Industry.” The exhibit, which features three antique Mack® trucks and an interactive visitor education display, was made possible thanks to support from Mack Trucks and Republic Services, an industry leader in recycling and waste disposal and longtime Mack customer. A brief ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to officially open the exhibit.
As we move into a new year, and try to square 2017 in our rear view mirrors, it’s an opportune moment to contemplate how we avoid repeating the mistakes of the past, both recent and ancient. This week on Sea Change Radio, we get philosophical with Jeremy Lent, whose new book, The Patterning Instinct seeks to explain what has made us tick as a species over the millennia. Lent and host Alex Wise talk about what the patterning instinct is, what we can learn from these human patterns, and how we can apply them to fight climate change.
Hearing from one of Tetra Tech’s founders about our company’s unique traits and the legacy he helped create 50 years ago
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As part of our 50th Anniversary celebration, we asked our employees to discuss how they define Tetra Tech’s DNA and what makes our company distinct. In this video, one of Tetra Tech’s founders, Henri Hodara, provides insight into what makes Tetra Tech unique and how the company’s spirit is the same today as it was 50 years ago.
Discussing Tetra Tech’s entrepreneurial spirit, technical leadership, and the other values that make up our company’s common culture
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As part of our 50th Anniversary celebration, we asked our employees to discuss how they define Tetra Tech’s DNA and what makes our company distinct. We sat down with Dan Batrack, Tetra Tech’s CEO, to learn how he describes Tetra Tech’s DNA.
Commemorating 50 years of leadership in engineering and consulting services
To commemorate its 50th Anniversary on July 28, 2016, Tetra Tech has released a booklet that chronicles the company’s growth and celebrates its legacy of excellence.
The company’s guiding principles of commitment to innovation, collaboration, and technical excellence weave through the company’s history—from its original four founders to the large, 16,000-person company of today.
Celebrating our rich history by exploring how our founders came up with the name Tetra Tech
Tetra Tech’s name has withstood the test of time. However, you may have wondered about the derivation of our name. Here’s a little history lesson in the etymology of Tetra Tech.
Tetra is the Greek word for the number four, representing the company’s four founders: Nicholas Boratynski, Henri Hodara, Bernard LeMéhauté, and Don Stern. Each founder was a well-known expert in one of the firm’s four core technical disciplines—coastal engineering, research and development, geophysics, and systems analysis.
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