Archive for August, 2018:

Moving Overland Park Forward

Posted on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 by Lane Odle
In Transportation Engineering, tagged in affinis video 159th st

As school kicks off tomorrow in the Blue Valley School District (BVSD), we’re pleased to unveil a new video celebrating improvements made in the district. Prior to our work with the City of Overland Park on 159th Street, Metcalf Ave. to Nall Ave., traffic congestion had become an issue for the city around Blue Valley […]

Prairie Village Presented with ACEC Kansas Award

Posted on Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Tags: , , , prairie village acec award

Shown Left to Right: Mayor Laura Wassmer; Keith Bredehoeft, Public Works Director; and Rick Worrel, President of Affinis On Monday, we presented the City of Prairie Village with an Engineering Excellence Award from the Kansas Chapter of the American Council of Civil Engineering Companies (ACEC). The award recognizes complexity, future value to the engineering profession, and unique […]

National Professional Engineers Day

Posted on Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 by Peggy Amor
In Culture, tagged in affinis professional engineers

In honor of National PE Day, we asked our licensed, engineering co-workers to share why they pursued their PE’s. Here’s what they had to say. “My dad was a structural engineer. I have great memories of joining him Saturday mornings in his office using colored pencils, triangles, and scales, while he was working on a […]