Archive for February, 2020:

Tiffany Springs Bridge Supports Growth for the City of Kansas City, MO

Posted on Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 by John McCanless
In Construction Services, tagged in tiffany springs bridge construction

More than 10 years ago, the City of Kansas City, Missouri set the process in motion to rebuild the Old Tiffany Springs Road Bridge and Donovan Drive. The area was developing rapidly, and they needed a safer travel route to serve those crossing I-29 or making a connection to nearby commercial, residential, and recreational developments. […]

EWeek Interviews with Our Team

Posted on Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 by Peggy Amor
In Culture, tagged in Tags: , eweek interviews with engineers

Founded by the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) in 1951, EWeek is dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of and interest in engineering and technology careers. In celebration, we asked PE’s on our team to share their favorite projects and the coolest problems they’ve solved over the […]

8 Items to Consider Before Deploying a Drone

Posted on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 by Peggy Amor
In Surveying, tagged in Tags: , , what to know before deploying a drone

The Affinis team uses drones to survey clients’ sites and capture invaluable information. They take aerial surface images and then transform them into models with photogrammetry software. While drones are important assets to our firm, their usage is controlled by a series of requirements issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to increase public safety. […]

Co-Worker News: New PE Added

Posted on Wednesday, February 5th, 2020 by Peggy Amor
In Culture, tagged in John Spell small

We’re pleased to share John Spell, a project engineer at Affinis, passed his PE exam. In a recent interview, we asked him why he pursued the certification and how he prepared for the test. Find the answers to these questions, as well as a few others, below: Why did you pursue the PE? I started […]