INTERA Wins Award from American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers
INTERA was recently presented with the 2016 Industry Service Award from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE). Gloria Teague, PE, CFM, an agricultural engineer in INTERA’s Austin office, accepted the award “For exceptional service to the agricultural and biological engineering profession and support to the ASABE Texas Section” at the Society’s annual meeting in Lubbock, Texas. Award selection criteria included leadership contributions to the Texas Section of ASABE, employee membership in ASABE, sponsorship of Texas Section activities, employment of agricultural engineers, and support of engineering in agriculture activities in Texas. INTERA provides services involving the use and/or management of water resources to support the agricultural industry including groundwater availability evaluations and water resource planning assistance. Examples of the company’s work include development of a web-based water meter data collection application to support water management and conservation, development of groundwater availability models of major and minor aquifers for long-term planning, and surface water reliability modeling to evaluate water security and alternative water supplies.