Technical Names & Road Curves

Did you know? There are four technical names for the types of road curves: simple, compound, reverse, and deviation. Civil engineers know how to use the right equations to design a road with each one of these curves. Not only that, but civil engineers know how to calculate what slope the road needs to be in the curve to keep cars from sliding off the road.
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Katie Thompson

Katie Thompson

Katie Thompson is the Business Development Officer for Bolson Engineering and Environmental Services. Katie has worked in the Oil and Gas industry for over 12 years with all levels of management and employees prior to working at Bolson. She oversees the marketing and business development of Bolson Engineering and Environmental Services. Katie holds a B.A. degree in Sociology and Psychology from the University of Alberta and her HR Certification and has her C.P.H.R. designation.