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Michael Baker International Selected for I-635 Improvement Project to Assist in Expansion of Dallas Region

July 13, 2016 - in Design/Engineering, Projects, Roads

Dallas, July 12, 2016—Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting services, is playing a critical role in the growth of a 33-mile stretch of Interstate 635 (I-635) in Dallas. The company was awarded a $2.75-million,…

Missouri Transportation Program Focuses on Safety, System Preservation

July 8, 2016 - in Financial, Planning, Transportation

ST. LOUIS - The Statewide Transportation Improvement Program, or "STIP," approved today by the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission, is focused…

Esri Launches National Green Infrastructure Initiative for Planning

June 28, 2016 - in Corporate, Modeling, Planning

Redlands, Calif., June 28, 2016—Esri, the world leader in geographic information system (GIS) technology, has launched a suite of public mapping tools…

Students Scan and Map Historic Irish Castle

Imagine touring a medieval castle without ever leaving your room. That may soon be possible thanks to the efforts of Professor Michael “Bodhi” Rogers and a team of students from Ithaca College. Rogers and four students are currently in County Meath, Ireland,…

CyberCity 3D Inks Agreement with Baseform Ltd. for Next Generation 3D Water Asset Management and Vis

June 10, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Los Angeles, Calif.—CyberCity 3D, Inc., a leader in 3D geospatial smart city 3D modeling and data generation, is teaming with Lisbon, Portugal-based software company Baseform Ltd. to create a one-of-a-kind Software as a Service (SaaS) solution. CyberCity…

Texas Town Putting Work Orders to Work

June 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Maintenance

Sandy, UT – Staff at the City of Denton, Texas, are working more efficiently, saving taxpayer dollars, and lessening the impact of construction on the public. Cityworks provides the ability to view and manage the city’s infrastructure, maintenance work,…

Stantec Wins Two Awards for Planning Excellence

June 8, 2016 - in Corporate, Planning

The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) announced that Stantec has received two awards, recognizing planning excellence. Stantec’s work on the Strathcona County Agriculture Master Plan received an Award of Excellence in the Rural/Small Town Planning Category.…

Change Leader: City Plans Undergo Stress-Testing for Sustainability

May 31, 2016 - in Profile

Donna Huey is a senior vice president and client technology and innovation director for Atkins. With extensive experience in consulting related to technology selection, development and implementation, Huey also chairs the company’s technical network that…

The Climate Response—Government Leaders Take Action, Evaluate Vulnerabilities Due to Climate Change

May 31, 2016 - in Feature, Featured

By Nathalie Beauvais, Robert Brandon and Indrani Ghosh   Across the country, government and industry leaders are taking a close look at the potential effects of climate change. What happens to people, buildings and infrastructure when extreme heat extends…

Parsons Helps Guide the Transport of NASA’s Space Shuttle External Tank

May 20, 2016 - in Corporate, Transportation

PASADENA, Calif., May 19, 2016—Parsons is proud to have donated consulting services to the California Science Center for its program to transport NASA’s last remaining space shuttle external tank—known as External Tank 94 or ET-94—from New Orleans,…