Accolades

Overland Park Presented with MOVITE Award

Posted on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, tagged in 2018 MOVITE Affinis Overland Park Kansas

In October, MOVITE presented the City of Overland Park, Kansas and Affinis with the MOVITE Excellence in Transportation Award for the 159th Street Improvements, Metcalf Avenue to Nall Avenue. The award recognizes organizations who accomplish one or more of the following: Development of an innovative concept in transportation planning, design or operations; Innovative application of […]

Prairie Village Presented with ACEC Kansas Award

Posted on Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Tags: , , , http://affinis.us/prairie-village-presented-acec-kansas-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 […]

4 Clients Recognized with ACEC Awards

Posted on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, tagged in ACEC 2017 Award Wins

The cities of Overland Park, Merriam, Prairie Village, and Olathe all received awards 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 or innovative applications. Although each project was quite different, they all delivered for residents, while supporting economic […]

The 16 Highlights of 2017

Posted on Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, Community, Culture, Stormwater, Transportation Engineering, tagged in Affinis 2017 Highlights

As the year draws to a close, we spent some time reflecting on 2017. We have focused on our business, given back to the community and helped move clients forward. In celebration of our sixteenth year in business, we pulled together a list of 16 highlights from the last twelve months. Affinis was named a […]

Affinis Named a “Best Firm to Work For”

Posted on Wednesday, September 27th, 2017 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, tagged in Tags: , http://affinis.us/leawood-liberty-win-awards-project-work/

Affinis once again earned a spot on the Zweig Group’s “Best Firms to Work For” list. Ranked #12, this is the 9th time in 11 years that Affinis has been recognized. This award honors the creation of outstanding workplaces through workplace design; teamwork; and excellent benefits and amenities; as well as work culture. Firms are graded […]

Affinis Takes Home When Work Works Award

Posted on Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, Culture, tagged in rick accepting when work works award

Affinis has had a flexible work environment since opening its doors 16 years ago. With that in mind, it comes as no surprise we received our second, When Work Works Award, which was created to celebrate companies who provide flexibility. Today, our president, Rick Worrel and manager of recruiting and retention, Cindy Martens, are sharing […]

Leawood and Liberty Win Awards for Project Work

Posted on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, tagged in http://affinis.us/leawood-liberty-win-awards-project-work/

The City of Leawood, Kansas and the City of Liberty, Missouri both received awards for work within their communities. Leawood’s project featured stormwater improvements in a residential area, while Liberty completed infrastructure improvements in a residential section as well. Both cities were committed to providing great solutions to their residents. The Leawood Heritage Stormwater Improvements […]

Happy New Year!

Posted on Friday, January 6th, 2017 by Peggy Amor
In Accolades, Culture, tagged in 2016-holiday-letter-header

2016 was a great year for Affinis, and we are looking forward to an even better 2017. This new year will be a new “16” for us, as we celebrate our 16th year of business beginning January 1, 2017. We hope you’ll join us as we celebrate our Sweet 16 Anniversary throughout the year. Keep […]

Robert Ubben Awarded Robert E. Myers Service Award

Posted on Wednesday, December 7th, 2016 by Kellan Gregory
In Accolades, Culture, tagged in Robert Ubben Awarded Robert E. Myers Service Award

Robert Ubben, PLS was recently awarded the Robert E. Myers Service Award at the Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors (MSPS) awards luncheon in St. Louis. This is one of the highest awards a Missouri surveyor can be given by MSPS. It is presented to only one surveyor per year. When selecting a recipient, the organization looks for […]

City of Overland Park Receives ACEC Award

Posted on Wednesday, September 28th, 2016 by Rick Worrel
In Accolades, Clients, Transportation Engineering, tagged in ACEC Award Presentation - Affinis

On September 12, the American Council of Engineering Companies of Kansas (ACEC-Kansas) presented the City of Overland Park, Affinis Corp, and Miles Excavating with their 2016 Engineering Excellence Award for the 159th Street Improvements between Quivira Road and Antioch Road. Selected earlier this year, the 2-mile thoroughfare project improved safety, increased roadway capacity, and spurred […]