23. April 2012 05:31
Presenter: Chris Stamborski, P.E., R.A. Smith National
301 S. Fourth Street
June 7, 2012
Chris will discuss soaker hose testing as a means of leakage testing private property sanitary sewer laterals to gauge their performance during wet weather events. Soaker hose testing is just one component of the sanitary sewer evaluation studies R.A. Smith National typically completes for local units of government who are interested in evaluating and improving their sanitary sewer system. R.A. Smith National recently provided soaker hose testing in the city of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.
18. April 2012 11:29
R.A. Smith National – a multi-disciplined civil engineering and surveying firm – Brookfield, Wis., has added Ryan Lentz as a civil engineer in the land development services division. Lentz has more than 15 years of diverse experience as a civil engineer, including private development site design, public works infrastructure design, storm water management, municipal engineering, soil and water conservation and construction management.
At R.A. Smith National, Lentz’s responsibilities include site, grading, utility, erosion control and stormwater management plan development for private sites in addition to assisting clients with regulatory site permit approvals.
Lentz has worked in both the public and private sectors, first as an engineering technician for the Village of Shorewood and most recently, in the private sector as a civil and municipal engineer for local consulting engineering firms. He has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, a bachelor’s degree in watershed management from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and a master’s degree in environmental science from Lancaster University, Lancaster, England.