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Gareth Hanley Named 2019 Young Professional of the Year

By |2019-08-16T11:06:15-04:00August 14th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Gareth Hanley has stood out since the day he started. Technically, the Aviation planner is excellent. Professionally, he far exceeds expectations. And personally, he’s able to connect with associates and clients alike. That’s not news to RS&H leadership, who selected Gareth as the 2019 Young Professional of the Year. “Soon after Gareth first started [...]

In the Media: Designing a More Resilient Landmark

By |2019-08-12T11:00:25-04:00August 12th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

The Jacksonville Beach Pier was closed after high surf churned up by Hurricane Matthew in October 2016 knocked several sections off the end of it. But it will reopen in two years as a much stronger, resilient structure. RS&H Senior Engineer Steven Starnes told Weather.com the pier is being shored up with stronger and [...]

Elevate Fund Supports Girl Scouts STEM Program

By |2019-08-16T09:57:13-04:00August 9th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

RS&H Transportation engineer Amanda Schram was thrilled that the Girl Scouts of Gateway Council (GSGC) in Jacksonville received a grant from the Elevate Fund. Amanda, who has been volunteering with GSGC for a year and a half, has in that time spent over 30 hours tutoring students in middle and high school. “The Girl [...]

Senior Visualization Designer A Team Player On & Off the Court

By |2019-08-07T14:52:53-04:00August 7th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Ray Gromlowicz has had a passion for architecture and playing basketball since childhood. Every day, he gets to fulfill his passion for architecture at RS&H. Outside of work, he still gets to play basketball, including in a recent international competition. “I became interested in 3D modeling during a drafting class in high school, but [...]

Jennifer Farino Selected for 2019 Project Manager of the Year Award

By |2019-07-25T13:09:15-04:00July 25th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , |

When it comes to her career, Jennifer Farino is inspired by this Vince Lombardi quote: “Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.” The 2019 RS&H Project Manager of the Year keeps this in mind as she works towards her project goals. When Jennifer first got into the engineering [...]

RS&H Helps Florida’s Turnpike Turn to All-Electronic Tolling

By |2019-07-24T09:41:15-04:00July 23rd, 2019|Tags: , , , |

The ticketing system that has tolled Florida’s Turnpike from Palm Beach to Osceola Counties will soon be a memory. So, too, will be the traffic snarls brought on by vehicles waiting to pass through the 19 existing toll plazas. RS&H has redesigned the 148-mile corridor to accommodate all-electronic tolling. The project includes demolition of [...]

Falling in Love with Aviation through Bird Strike Work

By |2019-07-22T18:02:55-04:00July 22nd, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Julie Barrow first fell in love with airports at Anchorage International Airport while researching bird strikes for the airport and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. “I love that each airport is like its own individual city and I get to work at airports across the country,” said Julie. “No two airports are the [...]

Michael Becker Earns 2019 Professional Practitioner of the Year Honor

By |2019-07-25T13:10:00-04:00July 19th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Michael Becker knows what clients want because he’s been in the clients' shoes before and understands their needs. For him, aviation has always been a part of who he is. “I grew up on Air Force bases across the country and spent a lot of that time watching airplanes and hanging out on the [...]