Category Archives: Engineering

HDR ICA engineering wins national award for Bluffton Parkway project

WASHINGTON, DC  – HDR ICA of Columbia, S.C., has earned a National Recognition Award for exemplary engineering achievement in the American Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC) 50th annual Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) for Phase 5A of the Bluffton Parkway project in Beaufort County, S.C. ACEC is the Washington-D.C.-based business association of the engineering industry representing…
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Davis & Floyd welcomes 6 engineering students to internship program

Greenwood, S.C.  — Davis & Floyd is pleased to welcome six new engineering students to the firm’s spring 2017 co-op and internship program. The program is for civil engineering majors at South Carolina colleges and universities and provides students the opportunity to gain educational hands-on experience in their area of study while exposing them to…
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USC researchers develop cost-saving nanofluid

Dr. Dale McCants and Dr. Andrew Hayes, two researchers from the University of South Carolina’s Mechanical Engineering department, started a project over a decade ago applying a nanofluid they created to liquid-cooled processes. This nanofluid has been tested and found to improve hydronic heating and cooling systems efficiency by five to twelve percent (5% to…
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RB Todd civil engineering firm adds Clay Cannon as partner

IRMO, SC – December 13, 2016 - RB Todd Consulting Engineers, Inc. announces the addition of Clay Cannon, PE, LEED AP, as a new partner of the firm. Cannon has expanded the company’s engineering capabilities and client roster since he became a senior level engineer at RB Todd almost four years ago. Cannon is a…
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Engineering firm Geosyntec relocates to Stoneridge Drive in Columbia

Columbia, SC (October 14, 2016) – Newmark Grubb Wilson Kibler, a leading real estate services firm, is pleased to announce senior associate George Meetze represented the consulting and engineering firm, Geosyntec Consultants, Inc., in a 4,213 square foot office lease for the relocation of their Columbia office to 140 Stoneridge Drive. About Wilson Kibler Newmark…
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Tyler A. Tucker joins GMK as director of electrical engineering

[caption id="attachment_5928" align="alignleft" width="150"] Tyler A. Tucker, PE[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. – October 17, 2016 – GMK Associates, Inc., announced today the hiring of Tyler A. Tucker, PE, as the director of electrical engineering in GMK’s Engineering Division. In this role, Mr. Tucker will assume the duties of day-to-day oversight of the electrical engineering technical staff…
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David Russell joins JMT engineering as senior associate

We are pleased that David Russell, PE, has joined JMT as a Senior Associate in our Columbia, SC office. He will serve as section head for our Highways group in South Carolina. David brings 19 years of experience in roadway and drainage improvements ranging from major, complex interchanges to beautification/streetscape enhancements. Mr. Russell's most recent…
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Lawson Still joins Summit Engineering, Laboratory and Testing Services

Lawson Still has recently joined Summit Engineering, Laboratory and Testing, Inc. in Charleston as the South Carolina Client Development Manager. Still has a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing. Still will be focusing on procuring opportunities within both the public and private sectors, with a primary focus on multi-family, hospitality, assisted living,…
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Robotics competition to be held Nov. 19 in Columbia

IT-oLogy is pleased to bring the Regional Autonomous Robotics Circuit (RARC) to South Carolina. RARC is a series of three robotics competitions for students in grades three through twelve developed by the Cyber Innovation Center (CIC) in Bossier City, Louisiana. The competitions build upon one another and allow students to showcase their STEM (science, technology,…
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Neel-Schaffer hires Matt Lifsey, PE, as Engineer Manager in Columbia

COLUMBIA, S.C. (Aug. 3, 2016) – Neel-Schaffer, Inc., is pleased to announce that Matt Lifsey, PE, has joined the firm as the Engineer Manager for the firm’s office in Columbia, South Carolina. Lifsey, who has 26 years of experience, will serve in a management and business development role for Neel-Schaffer, marketing the firm throughout the…
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