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Michael Drennan to Manage Watershed Management Projects in California

July 15, 2016 - in People, Water

LOS ANGELES, Calif. — Michael Drennan has been named a vice president in the Los Angeles office of WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization. In his new position as a technical director for watershed management,…

Nebraska’s Surface Transportation Program Announced for 2017

The Nebraska Department of Roads’ (NDOR) Director, Kyle Schneweis, released today the fiscal year 2017 Surface Transportation Program. This publication…

Shuster, DeFazio, Inhofe, Boxer Release FASTLANE Projects List

July 7, 2016 - in Corporate, Transportation

Washington, DC—Reps. Bill Shuster (R-PA.) and Peter DeFazio (D-OR), chairman and ranking member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee,…

Metropolitan Transit Commission Releases Draft of Bay Area Projects for Public Review

June 29, 2016 - in Financial, Planning, Transportation

Metropolitan Transit Commission (MTC) released a list of about 700 Bay Area transportation projects—a total of approximately $6.6 billion in committed federal, state and local funding for the four-year period through 2020—as part of the Transportation…

Concrete Research Council to Fund Four Research Projects

Farmington Hills, Mich., June 21, 2016—The Concrete Research Council (CRC) has announced that it will provide research grants to four projects this year. The CRC is a council of the American Concrete Institute’s nonprofit subsidiary, the ACI Foundation.…

CH2M Expands Flood Management Expertise in Europe with Project Wins Across the UK

The Environment Agency (England) recently awarded CH2M two significant flood defence projects, Bridgwater Tidal Barrier Appraisal and conducting the Avonmouth-Severnside Enterprise Area Ecology Mitigation and Flood Defence study. “These contracts build on…

BIM Processes Are Impossible to Ignore

June 6, 2016 - in Featured, Interview

The adoption of building information modeling (BIM) technologies across all architectural and engineering project types worldwide has reached an inflection point. Implementing BIM advancements is now vital for remaining competitive. This interview with Harry…

Wyoming Transportation Commission Awards $23 Million in Contracts

Bridge reconstruction and overlay work will move to the eastbound lanes on a 2-mile section of I-80 near Pine Bluffs during the 2016 and 2017 construction seasons. The Wyoming Transportation Commission awarded an $8 million contract to SEMA Construction Inc.…

Plastic Pipe Institute Announces Annual Award Winners

May 23, 2016 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

IRVING, Texas, May 23, 2016—The Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI) today announced this year’s winners being acknowledged for exceptional service and significant industry contributions involving the use of various types of plastics in pipe infrastructure.…

Stantec Completes Acquisition of MWH Global

May 9, 2016 - in Corporate

Stantec Inc. (“Stantec” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that it has completed the acquisition of Broomfield, Colorado-based MWH Global, Inc. (“MWH”), a 6,800-person engineering, consulting and construction management firm focused on water…