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Lengel Leads New RS&H Aviation Services

RS&H has a new aviation service group and a new leader to run it.

The new Environmental Stewardship and Resiliency Service Group will build on the existing consulting services RS&H provides, including its aviation planning and environmental planning services. The new service group will focus on aviation-specific environmental compliance and sustainability issues facing the nation’s airports today.

New RS&H Vice President John Lengel will lead the group.

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Keith Nix Named RS&H Professional Practitioner of the Year

Staying up-to-date with all the moving parts of mechanical engineering is no easy feat. In such a diverse field, it requires a passion for learning to be looked to as an expert.

It is no coincidence that RS&H’s Professional Practitioner of the Year, Keith Nix, PE, LEED AP+, has a voracious appetite for knowledge.

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The ‘Super Bowl’ of Runway Projects Readies Asheville Airport for Continued Growth

Asheville, N.C., may not have an NFL team, but for RS&H aviation engineers Nick Loder, Mike Blackmore and Eric Rysdon, its airport has become the Super Bowl.

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RS&H Team Gives Texas Students Up-Close Look at Aviation Industry

What was your favorite school field trip?

Maybe your class loaded up a school bus and visited a museum for the day. Or maybe it was a planned trip to a national park – or even a surprise visit to a theme park.

For engineering students at McNeil High School in Austin, Texas, their favorite field trip is fresh in their minds. Last week, Lisa Windolph’s class paid a visit to Austin-Bergrstrom International Airport and got an up-close look at three active RS&H projects.

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RS&H Brings Cold-in-Place Recycling to Georgia Airport

Cold-in-place recycling has been used for years now on transportation projects across the country. The process entails using a train of equipment to convert previously-used materials into the foundation layer, all without removing, transporting, heating, or storing tons of asphalt. This technique saves time, money and the environmental impact of road projects large and small.

Now, RS&H has used the cold-in-place construction method for the first time on an airfield in Georgia, repaving Runway 16/34 at McKinnon St. Simons Island Airport. The airport was chosen by state officials to showcase the new, green method of aviation paving.

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