Archive for August, 2020:

Evaluating Risk and Resilience in Stormwater Systems

Posted on Friday, August 28th, 2020 by Peggy Amor
In Stormwater, tagged in stormwater risk and resiliency

The practice of risk and resilience assessment has been around for years for the evaluation of dams, levees, and bridges, because if one were to fail, the effects would be catastrophic. Now, we are seeing risk and resiliency evaluations being applied more broadly to stormwater systems. It is being used to prioritize stormwater improvements and […]

Affinis Named a “Best Firm to Work For”

Posted on Wednesday, August 12th, 2020 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, tagged in http://affinis.us/affinis-named-best-firm-work/

We are excited to announce Affinis has been named a “Best Firm to Work For” by the Zweig Group. This is the 12th time we have been recognized with this honor. This year, we came in at number eight in the 1-49 employee category. The “Best Firm to Work For” award honors the creation of […]

AEC Internship Partnership Key Takeaways

Posted on Wednesday, August 5th, 2020 by Peggy Amor
In Culture, Interns, tagged in engineering internship program affinsi

This year, our two returning interns participated in the 2020 AEC Internship Partnership. Organized by BHC Rhodes, it was created to offer participants exposure to the project life cycle, partner relationships, and disciplines outside of their course of study. Our firm worked with the City of Blue Springs, Missouri; Hollis + Miller Architects; and Kissick […]