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North America’s Leading Geotechnical Construction Companies to Combine

July 22, 2019 - in Corporate, News

Hanover, Md. – Keller’s geotechnical construction businesses in North America are joining together as one unified company, and rebranding to Keller, effective January 1, 2020. “We have a very proud history of success and market leadership in North America,”…

Michael Baker International Strengthens Industry Leadership Position in Engineering News-Record’s Latest Rankings

July 22, 2019 - in Corporate, Events, News

Pittsburgh - Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, reinforced its strong market position…

Despite Slowdown in Capacity Additions, China Will Continue to Lead Global Steam Turbine Market Between 2019 and 2023, says GlobalData

July 22, 2019 - in Energy, News

The global steam turbine market registered a market value of US$9.25bn in 2018, primarily driven by growth in China. Despite a slowdown in capacity additions,…

Michael Baker International Welcomes Nicolaas Veraart, AICP, ASLA, ENV SP, as Senior Vice President and National Practice Lead for its Growing Planning Practice

July 22, 2019 - in News, People

New York City – Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, announced today that Nicolaas Veraart, AICP, ASLA, ENV SP, has joined the firm as Senior Vice President and National Practice Lead – Planning.…

Project of the Year Award Goes to Gannett Fleming Construction Services

July 22, 2019 - in Awards, News, Projects

(Harrisburg, Pa.)- The Construction Management Association of America’s Mid-Atlantic Chapter named Gannett Fleming’s Packer Avenue Marine Terminal Berths 4 and 5 Improvements as the Project of the Year Award winner in the Over $20 Million category.…

Jacobs Wins US Department of State Commissioning Services Contract

July 22, 2019 - in Corporate, News

DALLAS - Jacobs (NYSE:JEC) was selected by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) to provide commissioning services. This is Jacobs' second consecutive commissioning services contract with OBO, which is responsible…

DART Receives APTA Innovation Award

July 22, 2019 - in Awards, News

Dallas Area Rapid Transit has been named the American Public Transportation Association’s (APTA) 2019 Innovation Award winner. The Innovation Award is given to a public transit agency demonstrating innovative concepts in the provision of public…

The Washington State Department of Transportation has Awarded State-wide Grants for Vanpool Vehicles

July 22, 2019 - in Financial, News

The Washington State Department of Transportation has awarded 16 public transit agencies $10 million for 420 vanpool fleet vehicles, including 10 vehicles largely powered by electricity. These new vehicles will bring the total number of hybrid-electric powered…

AASHTO Taps FHWA’s Hendrickson as its Deputy Director

July 22, 2019 - in News, People

WASHINGTON – The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials today announced that Brandye Hendrickson, the Federal Highway Administration’s deputy administrator, is joining the organization as its new deputy director. Hendrickson,…

Stantec to Lead Feasibility Study for Griffith Park Aerial Transit System

July 19, 2019 - in News, Transit, Transportation

Los Angeles, CA - Stantec—a global engineering, consulting, architecture, and design firm— recently was selected by the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks to prepare a feasibility study of an Aerial Transit System (ATS) aimed at alleviating…