The Society of Women Engineers announce Rebecca Glitch as their “SWEet Engineer” of October The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) encourages women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders. Through integrity, professional excellence, and inclusion we empower women to succeed and advance in the fields of engineering and technology. Rebecca has been actively involved […]
Are we, or are we not subject to prevailing wages? Dave Zacharias, P.L.S, Vice-President, Survey Department Manager The Davis–Bacon Act of 1931 is a United States federal law that establishes the requirement for paying the local prevailing wages on public works projects for “laborers and mechanics” on federally funded construction projects. It applies to direct […]
Now is the time to Stabilize-reduce frequency of inspections on your site. By: Kim Boyd, CPESC, CPMSM, BME Stormwater Specialist It’s that time of year to begin thinking about stabilizing your construction sites prior to the snowflakes falling. It is a common misconception that snow is considered stabilization, but unfortunately, the DEC disagrees. Per the SPDES General Permit […]
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