26. March 2014 03:49
R.A. Smith National’s Steve Miazga, CDP, business development manager, has been appointed by the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) to a three-year term for the Certified Development, Design and Construction Professionals (CDP) Admissions and Governing Committee. The committee’s role is to support all ICSC certifications, and specifically, support and develop a long-term vision for enhancing and expanding the CDP certification within the global retail real estate industry.
The CDP credential recognizes those who have demonstrated a high level of competency in their specialty through professional work experience and the completion of a half-day written examination in areas that include pre-development, design, construction/construction management, retail store planning, tenant coordination, codes/rules and regulations, project cost management and legal/insurance/ethics.
Miazga served as chair for the ICSC 2013 CenterBuild Conference and co-chair for the 2012 conference. As business development manager at R.A. Smith National, Miazga’s responsibilities include corporate business development planning and implementation, strategic alliances and new market development in the public and private sectors. He has a bachelor’s degree in civil and environmental engineering with an emphasis on transportation and land development planning from University of Wisconsin-Madison. Miazga lives in Pewaukee, Wis.
21. March 2014 04:38
Steve Lunde, P.E., of R.A. Smith National, is the lead engineer for the steel repair of the Hoan Bridge in Milwaukee, Wis. Lunde is part of a consultant team that was contracted for the Hoan Bridge rehabilitation. This $226 million project will be completed in 2015.