Archive for August, 2021:

Supply Chain Company Improves Efficiency with Rail Improvements

Posted on Wednesday, August 25th, 2021 by Jason Frericks
In Railroad Engineering, tagged in rail engineering grain tracks

An agribusiness supply chain company was upgrading their facilities in Western Nebraska. They plan to add a new facility for receiving and loading out grain products to both trucks and railcars. These changes would increase capacity for that facility and the company. To move a greater quantity of grain, they needed to make improvements to […]

3 Water Quality Application Trends in Kansas City

Posted on Wednesday, August 18th, 2021 by Brad Schleeter
In Stormwater, tagged in water quality applications

The interest in improving water quality is increasing in the area with places, like Johnson County Kansas and the City of Kansas City, Missouri, paving the way. This change is driven by several factors locally, including the region’s commitment to sustainability and making our outdoor spaces more accessible and engaging. In addition, the growing national […]

Overland Park Reinvests in Residential Streets with Annual Improvements

Posted on Wednesday, August 11th, 2021 by Chris Farney
In Transportation Engineering, tagged in Overland park nsrp 2020

Every year, the City of Overland Park, Kansas improves a group of residential streets as part of their Neighborhood Street Reconstruction Program (NSRP). For the 2020 NSRP project, they identified two locations that were ready for improvement. The first was an established neighborhood near commercial businesses at 95th and Antioch. The second was smaller in […]

Co-Worker News: 2 New Hires

Posted on Wednesday, August 4th, 2021 by Kristen Kocen
In Culture, tagged in News_August_700

Today, we’re excited to introduce you to two of our new co-workers. Jason Frericks, PE, PTOE is now a project engineer for our transportation team. Our former intern, Conner Jackson, recently came onboard full-time, joining our construction engineering group. You can learn more about each person by following these links: Jason and Conner. There, you’ll discover […]