Derek Fox Blogs

Mar 04 2014

Amazing Opportunities from Amazing People

By Derek Fox

What is it that allows any company to excel? Ask anyone and you'll likely get the answer "the people who work there." Nowhere is that more true than here at Olsson Associates. from the time I started working here as a naïve beginner intern, I was given all the tools I needed to succeed, and most importantly, I was given the patience to figure out what I needed to do.

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Jan 21 2014

Semester Four!

By Derek Fox

Another semester brings more opportunity at Olsson for this full-time student at the Colorado School of Mines! Having been moved from the Denver Water Resources team to the Denver Environmental Assessment team, I am focusing on research for an environmental impact study for a proposed pipeline project for a client. Throughout my time here at Olsson, I've done more environmental compliance and remediation work than anything else, so this change is a very welcomed change.

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Dec 02 2013

Where Did All the Time Go?

By Derek Fox

I'm not one to use cliché blog titles, but this one is quite fitting. One of my few blog posts for the semester happens to be my last for the semester (there are more to be coming in the spring, don't despair). As the semester winds down I find myself wondering how this semester could go even faster than all the rest. Either way, it's been another wonderful few months here in the Denver office.

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Sep 23 2013

Back At It

By Derek Fox

Here we are again, the semester is in full swing and the folks in the Denver, Colorado office are wonderful as usual. For the past two summers I have worked in the Grand Junction, Colorado office providing compliance and engineering support to numerous clients throughout the Piceance Basin, one of the largest natural gas producing regions in the country. The school years, when I'm confined to wonderful Golden, Colorado (home of the one and only Colorado School of Mines) I work in the Denver office, which is a convenient 4 mile drive from school.

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