August 2016 Featured Member



Interview of Geoffrey Rigsby, Southwest Regional Manager

What goods and services does Vibra-Tech offer? 

Vibra-Tech is the largest most experienced seismic engineering firm in the world with over 100 engineers, geologists, and geophysicists working in the United States and abroad. Vibra-Tech is a manufacturer of blasting seismographs, with 65+ years of experience helping construction materials companies best manage risks associated with mining and quarrying. Vibra-Tech offers consulting & monitoring services for blasting and environmental (noise, dust, water) issues, often working on complex public relations such as permitting for new operations or damage claim investigations & expert testimony.

Where is Vibra-Tech located?

Vibra-Tech has 22 offices in the United States. Colorado is in the western region which is headquartered in Austin, TX.

How did you become involved in the industry? 

I am the Regional Manager for Vibra-Tech. I have a B.S. Degree in Geological Sciences from the University of Missouri-Columbia and have been with Vibra-Tech for 10 years since college, working as a Geologist in the Missouri office and as the corporate Technical Sales Coordinator prior to moving to Texas. I am currently managing consulting services for the mining, construction, and oil & gas industries in 14 western states.

When did Vibra-Tech first join the CSSGA, and what was your original reason for joining the Association? 

Vibra-Tech is a member of numerous state and national construction materials associations. Vibra-Tech joined the CSSGA in 2015 in order to further support their aligned interests with producer members. I am currently involved with the environmental committee, working to better understand and help address any challenges facing the industry.

What benefits has Vibra-Tech seen since becoming a member of CSSGA?  

Vibra-Tech enjoys the opportunity of working in an industry that is helping to build Colorado and America. Working as an allied member to support the CSSGA is crucial to the success of Vibra-Tech.