5. February 2016 11:28
American Public Works Association (APWA) Colorado Chapter’s 2016 Construction Inspection Conference
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February 4 & 5, 2016
Jeff Mazanec, P.E., municipal services senior project manager, presented at the 2016 Construction Inspection Conference hosted by APWA–Colorado Chapter. His presentation, “Lessons Learned from 10,000+ Stormwater Construction BMP Inspections in Colorado,” provided conference attendees an analysis of erosion and sediment control inspections from commercial, municipal, residential and utility construction projects. The presentation also discussed BMPs critical to pollution reduction at Colorado construction sites.
Read more on this and other topics covered during the annual Construction Inspection Conference.
4. February 2016 09:05
Pete Brothers, survey manager and 3D laser scanning manager at R.A. Smith National — a nationwide, multi-disciplined civil and structural engineering and surveying firm — has attained his Professional Land Surveyor (Prof. L.S.) license in the state of Maryland. He manages all surveying services out of R.A. Smith National’s Oakmont office.
Brothers has more than 24 years of experience on a wide range of surveying projects, including boundary, and topographic surveys; construction staking, and 3D laser scanning. From GPS to 3D laser scanning to unmanned aircraft systems, Brothers has always utilized the newest surveying technology. His projects have included U.S. Army Corps of Engineers projects at Fort Meade, Hoover Dam bypass bridge, Cracker Plant at Monaca, Veterans Administration hospitals, Gulf Oil terminals, steel mills, nuclear plants, airports, medical centers and others.
In addition to Maryland, Brothers also holds a Prof. L.S. license in Pennsylvania. He serves on the board of directors of the Pennsylvania Society of Land Surveyors–Southwest Chapter.