Archive for August, 2016:

Safety Certifications– In Real Life

Posted on Wednesday, August 31st, 2016 by Kristen Kocen
In Culture, Helping Out, tagged in Tags: , , , Bystander CPR Training Affinis

Rob Herrick was surprised when his CPR training kicked in on May 14. He had just finished the PurpleStride 5K, which benefits the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network and was headed to watch Rick Worrel finish up. As he was cheering him on, he noticed Rick collapse. “You go through the class and learn the nuances, but always […]

Silt Buildup Surveys at Weatherby Lake

Posted on Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 by Robert Ubben
In Projects, Surveying, tagged in Tags: , , Affinis Survey Team at Weatherby Lake

A lake may seem resistant to change, but hard rain events and construction activities taking place upstream can adversely affect its shorelines, capacity, and eco-system more than you may expect. Silt and mud will always accumulate at the points where tributaries feed water into the lake. However, seasons with extreme amounts of rain or construction […]

Project Spotlight: Meadowbrook Country Club Master Plan

Posted on Wednesday, August 10th, 2016 by John Spell
In Projects, tagged in

Affinis partnered with Landworks Studio (LWS) on a master plan for the former Meadowbrook Country Club in Prairie Village, Kansas. Half of the former golf course is being developed into a county park. LWS worked on the park’s design, while Affinis was responsible for verifying its feasibility in terms of logistics and budget. The remaining property […]