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Braun Intertec expands technical expertise in Dallas and Tyler, Texas


Minneapolis, Minn. - May 15, 2018

Braun Intertec is proud to announce three employee-owners have transferred to our office locations in Dallas and Tyler, Texas broadening our technical expertise in key sectors. The latest employee moves will bolster our current service offering in geotechnical engineering and construction materials testing.

  • Cody Wardien, project engineer with nearly seven years of experience, is now located in our Tyler, Texas office. Wardien specializes in geotechnical evaluations, construction materials testing project management, geotechnical and construction materials testing proposal development and field instrumentation. He has managed projects for a broad range of clients including, oil and gas facilities, residential home construction, agricultural facility construction, substation renovations, railroad improvement projects and commercial construction.
  • Eric Dagenhardt, project engineer, is working at our GME Consulting Services (GME) office in Dallas, Texas, a subsidiary of Braun Intertec. With nearly seven years of experience, he brings expertise in geotechnical investigations and project management of large-scale commercial construction special inspections and testing projects. These projects included US Bank Stadium, the Minnesota Vikings Practice Facility, numerous University of Minnesota projects, and multiple high-rise residential buildings.
  • Reece Taylor is also joining GME in Dallas as a project engineer specializing in geotechnical engineering and project management of special inspection and construction materials testing services. For eight years, Taylor has assisted clients with foundation design of multiple bridges, embankments, retaining walls, reinforced soil slopes and building structures supported on a variety of soil and rock conditions and provided construction materials testing and inspection services to a broad range of developers, contractors, consultants, municipalities, agencies and corporations.

“To help meet increasing requests from our clients, we’re thrilled to bring more of our highly-skilled, geotechnical and construction materials testing staff to the region,” says Jon Carlson, CEO of Braun Intertec. “The latest employee-owner additions to our Dallas and Tyler, Texas offices will enhance the services we offer clients and pave the way for future expansion in Texas.”

Thanks to our growing team of talented engineers, technicians and scientists, Braun Intertec continues to expand its business and service expertise across the state of Texas for our clients. For more information about Braun Intertec, visit, and to learn more about GME, visit

About Braun Intertec
Based in Minneapolis, employee-owned Braun Intertec ( is a premier engineering, environmental consulting and testing firm with nearly 1,000 employees located in Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, North Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin. Braun Intertec subsidiaries include Agile Frameworks, LLC, based in Minneapolis, as well as GME Consulting Services, Inc., based in Dallas.