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Eriks Jekabsons earns 2018 Professional Practitioner of the Year

By |2018-09-12T14:41:52+00:00July 30th, 2018|Tags: , , |

The “go-to” guy for difficult designs within Aerospace & Defense, Eriks Jekabsons is the winner of the 2018 Professional Practitioner of the Year award. In his four years with RS&H, Eriks has proven himself a resource for his colleagues, providing a high level of insight on structural design aspects. Beyond that, he is well-respected [...]

RS&H Helps Construct North Carolina’s First Scissor Bridges

By |2018-10-04T01:03:11+00:00July 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

When Billy Smith arrived for his job interview at RS&H, Michael Davis, his soon-to-be boss, took him to the first scissor bridge in North Carolina, the construction of which was overseen by RS&H associates in 2015. Little did Billy know, just about a year later, he would be overseeing the construction of the second such [...]

Interior Designer Brings Passion, Persistence to Cross-Market Work

By |2018-11-07T12:52:19+00:00July 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

The first week of post-graduate employment comes with a lot of hand-shaking, a pile of paperwork, and, for many, a good bit of nerves. For Jordan Whitman, it also happened to include a last-minute client presentation. Five years ago, on her second day with the company, the now lead interior designer for the Corporate [...]

US 183 South Project Takes Shape in Austin

By |2018-09-11T21:12:23+00:00July 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

RS&H is currently providing inspection services to the Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority for the US 183 South Bergstrom Expressway project. The $743 million project is approximately 50 percent complete. Set to open in phases starting in 2019, the expressway is expected to be fully open to traffic by mid-2020. The project broke ground [...]

RS&H Elevates Two Austin Charities at Officers Meeting

By |2018-09-11T21:14:34+00:00July 19th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

RS&H CEO Dave Sweeney introduced the mission, purpose and procedures of the new RS&H Elevate Fund to RS&H associates at the firm’s semi-annual Town Hall meeting in June. A few weeks later at RS&H’s annual Officers Meeting in Austin, Texas, it was time to see the difference Elevate can make. The Elevate Fund supports [...]

RS&H Hires Mackey as Northern Virginia Transportation Leader

By |2018-09-11T23:10:55+00:00July 11th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

RS&H, one of the leading transportation engineering and construction management firms in the nation, has hired Steve Mackey, PE, as its Northern Virginia Transportation Leader and to run its Mid-Atlantic – North Bridge Group. “Steve has successfully led many high-profile, large-scale transportation projects, including many here in Northern Virginia,” said RS&H Vice President and [...]

Aviation Associate Flies Dogs to Better Future

By |2018-10-04T01:11:05+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Sometimes, the dogs ride shotgun, holstered to the backseat, able to take in the views from 10,000 feet high. Other times, they rest in the cargo hold, as the 4-seat Cessna 172SP soars 160 miles an hour to places as far flung as Indiana, Louisiana or Rhode Island. But regardless of where they’re situated in [...]

Associates Lend Voices at Vision Zero Summit in Texas

By |2018-09-11T21:20:54+00:00June 29th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

On June 15, 2018, San Antonio held its first Vision Zero Summit, an all-day conference that brought more than 150 people together to learn about making Texas roadways safer for all users. RS&H was a sponsor of the sold-out event, where transportation industry experts from across the nation shared their expertise and discussed technological [...]

RS&H T-CM Team Tames Tricky Tunnel Paving Job

By |2018-09-11T21:22:29+00:00June 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

The Big Walker Mountain Tunnel sneaks up like a ghost on motorists traveling Interstate 77 through Virginia’s Appalachian Mountains. Big Walker Mountain is the first mountain along the interstate that crews could not snake the road around – so motorists have been driving through it for 46 years. They’re now traveling on a fresh [...]

RS&H Master Plan Positions Grand Rapids Airport for Growth

By |2018-10-04T01:17:46+00:00June 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

When Aviation Planning Services Group Vice President Jeff Mishler signed on to the Gerald R. Ford International Airport Master Plan, his team brought more than just planning savvy to the table; it also boasted an airfields and buildings design capability – a practical and financial attribute pure planning firms lack.“If you don’t have a good [...]