Modjeski and Masters announced the promotion of Michael Britt to CEO, effective immediately. The appointment comes shortly after Dr. Barney Martin Jr., retiring CEO, announced his transition into an advisory role at the end of 2017.
The American Concrete Institute (ACI) announced a new webinar on engineering ethics is scheduled for March 6, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. EST. The “Engineering Ethics” webinar will review various codes of ethics and their applications, along with a review of some case studies and lessons learned.
Salas O’Brien announced that Ohio-based Varo Engineers has joined the company, creating a combined firm of 16 offices with more than 450 employee-owners, 115 registered professionals, and clients that are the most significant companies in the United States.
As of January 2, 2018, ISG has joined forces with architecture and interior design firm StruXture Architects. Based in Waterloo, Iowa, StruXture’s extensive portfolio in the education, government, health care, and civic + culture markets will now be complemented and integrated into ISG’s multidisciplinary team that will soon span four states, with clients nationwide.
Terracon expanded its facilities services capabilities through the acquisition of Engineered Concepts of Greensboro, N.C., effective immediately. Engineered Concepts specializes in building enclosure, structural engineering, and facility investigation services.
Civil + Structural Engineer is seeking nominations for its seventh annual Rising Stars in Civil + Structural Engineering, recognizing younger professionals whose exceptional technical capability, leadership ability, effective teaching or research, or public service has benefited the civil or structural engineering professions, their employers, project owners, and society.
Nonresidential construction spending expanded 0.6 percent in November, totaling $719.2 billion on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. Despite the month-over-month expansion, nonresidential spending fell 1.3 percent from November 2016.
Hampton, Lenzini and Renwick, Inc. (HLR), a provider of civil engineering, environmental and surveying services to public agencies across Illinois and surrounding states, announced the appointment of ReJena (Jeni) Lyon, PE, PLS, as president and CEO.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) recently renewed their alliance to continue promoting safe and healthful working conditions for female construction workers.