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2011-01-31 10:36:00

SOUTH HACKENSACK, N.J., Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boswell Engineering is extremely proud to announce that Kristen A. Boswell has become the first fourth-generation licensed Professional Engineer in the State of New Jersey. Kristen's great grandfather David C. Boswell, her grandfather Howard L. Boswell and her father Stephen T. Boswell were all licensed Professional Engineers in the State of New Jersey. Kristen is a 2006 Civil Engineering graduate from Duke University's Pratt School...

2010-07-20 08:22:00

DULUTH, Ga., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolverton & Associates, Inc., a full-service consulting engineering firm that offers professional services in Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Traffic Engineering, Structural Engineering, Land Surveying, and Subsurface Utility Engineering for both public and private agencies, is proud to announce that they have become a SITEOPS® Certified Partner. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070516/CLW076LOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-05-04 09:32:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- BLUERIDGE Analytics®, provider of SITEOPS® optimization software for land development, proudly announces that Georgia Civil, Inc. has become a SITEOPS Certified Partner. Georgia Civil delivers professional engineering, landscape architecture, and land surveying services to clients throughout the Southeastern United States. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070516/CLW076LOGO ) SITEOPS is patented land...

2009-06-24 09:34:33

Rising unemployment has not made it easier for U.S. employers to fill skilled laborers positions, in spite of rising applications, some observers said. For example, project manager Chris McGrary at Cianbro Corp. said it took him 18 months to fill 80 positions for welders capable of producing flawless welds for an oil refinery project in Brewer, Maine, The New York Times reported Wednesday. With stimulus spending likely to boost construction, civil engineers who can supervise projects are in...

2009-02-05 10:54:00

BOULDER, Colo., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing demand for engineering professionals will drive hiring in 2009, according to Russ Curtis, CEO of CareerSoft's Engineer Search. "We anticipate increased demand for professionals in civil, environmental and mechanical engineering positions in the coming year," says Curtis. Curtis says the demand for engineers will grow as anticipated state and federal public works projects are funded. "There is significant interest in, and need for, rebuilding...

2009-01-06 13:10:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- BLUERIDGE Analytics(R), provider of patented land development software that delivers cost-optimized preliminary site designs and estimates, today announced that Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, a top 100 U.S. engineering and environmental design firm, joins the elite list of SITEOPS Certified Providers. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070516/CLW076LOGO ) SITEOPS Certified Providers are civil engineering firms...

2008-08-18 18:00:42

By Bbrian Wallace BRIAN WALLACE Three Lancaster County high schools are adding college-caliber engineering programs to their curricula to spur students' interest in science, mathematics, technology and engineering. Beginning this fall, freshmen at Hempfield, McCaskey East and Manheim Township high schools can get a taste of engineering. All three schools will offer an introductory engineering course as part of a multiyear pre-engineering program. Manheim Township also will offer a...

2008-08-17 18:00:47

By MARK WILSON Courier & Press staff writer 464-7417 or wilsonm@courierpress.com All 12 of the University of Evansville civil engineering students who graduated last spring passed the grueling eight-hour exam necessary to begin their careers, a first for the school. The exam is the first step for many who wish to pursue a career in the field after graduation, said Brian Swenty, chair of UE's civil engineering department. "That is hard to achieve, even if you are a Purdue or an...

2008-07-18 18:00:37

By Bob Jordan, Asbury Park Press, N.J. Jul. 18--Monmouth County officials say they're taking a bite out of high bills incurred from outsourcing engineering work. Using higher starting salaries as a lure, officials said they recently hired four engineers to fill long-vacant positions so a goal of having more tasks performed by the county Division of Engineering and Traffic Safety can be achieved. Two principal engineers were hired at salaries of $73,000 and $69,000 along with a...

2008-07-09 21:00:00

By Keith Jones There are many challenges facing modern society and civil engineers are right at the heart of society. Members of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) are involved in all of the modern world's infrastructure. We are involved from feasibility through planning, design, contracting, construction, management and maintenance to subsequent decommissioning and demolition. ICE Wales has more than 3,000 members throughout the country and our members are involved in the wide...


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