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2017 News Releases

Adam Brown Joins Stanley Consultants as Director of Projects, Controls and Delivery

March 21, 2018 | Stanley Consultants

Thomopulos Inducted into National Academy of Construction

November 30, 2017 | Gregs Thomopulos, chairman emeritus of Stanley Consultants, has been inducted into the 2017 class of the National Academy of Construction (NAC).

Rothberg Joins Stanley Consultants as Chief of Practice and Performance

November 30, 2017 | Mike Rothberg, P.E. has joined Stanley Consultants as Vice President, Chief of Practice and Performance.

Despinoy Joins Stanley Consultants as Client Service Manager

November 29, 2017 | Kate Despinoy, P.E., has joined Stanley Consultants as a Client Service Manager in the firm’s Water Market.

Bayne Receives Outreach Award from ASCE New Orleans Branch

November 29, 2017 | Stephanie C. Bayne, P.E. a transportation engineer with Stanley Consultants, has received the 2017 Outstanding Outreach Award from the News Orleans Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

Richard Stanley, Chair Emeritus of Stanley Consultants, Passes Away

November 19, 2017 | Stanley Consultants is deeply saddened to announce the death of Chair Emeritus Richard H. Stanley who passed away on Friday, November 17th following a brief illness. He was 85.

Pach Joins Stanley Consultants as Project Manager

October 12, 2017 | Tim Pach has joined Stanley Consultants as a project manager in the firm’s Austin Office.

2017 Scholarship Winners Announced

August 29, 2017 | Each year Stanley Consultants awards scholarships to graduating high school seniors who are dependents of employees at all office locations throughout the country. This year scholarships have been awarded to Taylor Daniel, Kyle Dyer, Taylor French, Regan Payne, and Joe Weber.

Stanley Consultants Appoints Lothspeich as Chief Mechanical Engineer

August 25, 2017 | Stanley Consultants has appointed Tom Lothspeich the firm’s chief mechanical engineer. Chief engineers provide technical leadership in their engineering/architectural discipline in quality control and assurance, training, procedures and standards and employee development

Provo Westside Connector Named Utah Public Works Project of the Year

August 16, 2017 | Provo’s Lakeview Parkway, also known as the Westside Connector, has been named Project of the Year by the Utah Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA).

Davis Elected Vice President of ASHRAE Austin Chapter

August 15, 2017 | Gayle Anthony Davis has been elected vice president of the ASHRAE Austin Chapter. Gayle is a senior mechanical engineer, and project manager in Stanley Consultants’ Austin Office.

Stanley Consultants Awarded Government Contracts

July 31, 2017 | Stanley Consultants has recently been awarded several indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contracts.

Bell Receives SAME Regional Vice President’s Medal

June 7, 2017 | Winchester, VA– Stanley Consultants’ client services manager, Carol Bell, was presented the Society of American Military Engineers’ (SAME) Regional Vice President’s Medal, during a post meeting, by Mike Darrow, SAME regional vice president.

Cowin Joins Stanley Consultants as Business Development Manager

July 7, 2017 | Doug Cowin has joined Stanley Consultants as a Business Development Manager in the firm’s Energy and Environment market.

Environmental Technology Project at Ottumwa Generation Station Kicks Off Construction

June 27, 2017 | Stanley Consultants providing design services for $150 million environmental technology project at Ottumwa Generation Station.

Harris, Smith Elected to Stanley Consultants’ Board of Directors

June 22, 2017 | Kate Harris and Doug Smith were elected to the board of directors of SC Companies, Inc. at its June board meeting. SC Companies, Inc. is the parent company of Stanley Consultants and several subsidiaries and affiliates.

Stanley Consultants Elects Vice Presidents

June 16, 2017 | Stanley Consultants elected four new vice presidents, Chad Daniel, Scott Hartford, Marvinetta Hartwig and Helmut Steudel, at its annual Board of Director meeting held in early June.

Dan Wonders Joins Stanley Consultants as Client Services Manager

June 16, 2017 | Dan Wonders has joined Stanley Consultants as a client services manager in the firm’s Las Vegas office. In this role, he will lead business development for the transportation and water markets throughout Nevada.

Stanley Consultants Named IRWA Employer of the Year

June 14, 2017 | Stanley Consultants has been awarded the International Right of Way Association’s (IRWA) Employer of the Year for companies with less than 20 right of way professionals.

Thomopulos Retires from Stanley Consultants

June 2, 2017 | Gregs Thomopulos, an icon in the consulting engineering industry, has retired from Stanley Consultants as chairman of the board, concluding a career that spanned over 50 years with the company.

Lovell Awarded Prestigious Toulmin Medal

May 26, 2017 | Kevin Lovell, a senior project manager with Stanley Consultants, has been awarded the 2017 Toulmin Medal for his article, “Delivering Value to the Nation,” published in The Military Engineer.

Stanley Consultants Elects New President & CEO

May 16, 2017 | Stanley Consultants announced today that Kate Harris has been elected president and CEO of the global consulting engineering firm. She steps into the position previously held by Gayle Roberts, who will become chairman of the board.

Davis Named Consulting-Specifying Engineer “40 Under 40” Winner

May 16, 2017 | Gayle Anthony Davis has been selected as a recipient of the 2017 Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine’s "40 Under 40" Award.

Stephens Recognized as Rising Star in Water Industry

May 11, 2017 | Kate Stephens, an engineer-in-training with Stanley Consultants, has been named a Young Water Professional by Water & Wastes Digest. The magazine annually seeks out rising stars under the age of 40, who have demonstrated exemplary performance in the water industry.

Stanley Consultants promotes Cabrera to Business Development Manager

April 14, 2017 | Stanley Consultants has promoted Jesse Cabrera, P.E., to Business Development Manager in the Energy & Environmental Market. His focus will be higher education, local, state and Federal institutions, power generation and distribution, and industrial-based private clients.

Lake Delhi Dam Wins National Engineering Award

April 10, 2017 | The Lake Delhi Dam Reconstruction received an Honor Award in the annual nationwide engineering excellence competition held by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC). This award joins two other top awards including the Exceptional Engineering Award, presented by the Minnesota Society of Professional Engineers and the Grand Conceptor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Iowa.

Arizona Transportation Partnering Excellence Award Committee Recognizes Partnership Achievement

April 7, 2017 | Stanley Consultants teams on two award-winning projects.

Helms Elected President of Rock Island Post of Society of American Military Engineers

April 7,2017 | Mike Helms has been elected president of the Rock Island Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME).

Hoelsken Named IRWA Young Professional of the Year

March 15, 2017 | Acquisition Agent Noelle Hoelsken has been selected as the Young Professional of the Year by the International Right-of-Way Association’s (IRWA) Denver Chapter and appointed as the co-chair of the Young Professional Committee.

Liegois Receives QCESC Lifetime Achievement Award

March 15, 2017 | Bill Liegois was recently recognized with a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Quad City Engineering and Science Council (QCESC).

Holman Receives Distinguished Engineer Award

March 14, 2017 | The Minnesota Federation of Engineering, Science and Technologies Societies (MFESTS) recently presented Bill Holman with the 2017 Distinguished Engineer Award at its annual Engineers Week banquet.

Stanley Consultants Promotes Freeman to Transportation Business Development Leader

March 13, 2017 | Mark Freeman has been promoted to Business Development Leader in the Transportation Market. He will oversee and direct the business development efforts of the firm’s transportation sales staff working in offices around the country.

Stanley Consultants Promotes Luif to Environment, Health and Safety Manager

March 10, 2017 | Jeff Luif has been promoted to Environment, Health and Safety Manager. In this company-wide position, he will develop, maintain and oversee the firm’s environmental, health and safety programs and chair the Safety Committee.

Fox River Bridge Receives Illinois ACEC Eminent Conceptor Award

February 28, 2017 | The new Fox River Bridge won the coveted Eminent Conceptor Award in the Engineering Excellence Awards competition sponsored by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Illinois.

Pollack Named ENR Mountain States 20 Under 40 Winner

January 30, 2017 | Tony Pollack has been named a winner in the ENR Mountain States annual Top 20 Under 40 competition. Pollack, Land Acquisition/Permitting Group Manager, is an industry leader selected from across the magazine’s 9-state region.

Lovell Joins Stanley Consultants as Senior Project Manager

January 19, 2017 | Kevin Lovell has joined Stanley Consultants as a Senior Project Manager. Assigned to the Federal and International Group, his focus is on project and program management for Department of Defense projects worldwide.

Roberts Elected Vice Chair of National Engineering Association

January 18, 2017 | Gayle Roberts, P.E., President and CEO of Stanley Consultants, has been elected to a two-year term as Vice Chair of the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC).

Ellington Joins Stanley Consultants as Business Development Manager

January 10, 2017 | Kyle Ellington has joined Stanley Consultants as a Business Development Manager in the firm’s Plant & Building Services Market. His focus will be industrial and higher education clients throughout the western United States.

Provo Westside Connector Receives Outstanding Project Award

January 9, 2017 | Provo’s Lakeview Parkway, also known as the Westside Connector, has been named a 2016 Most Outstanding Project by Utah Construction & Design magazine.