2012 In the News

Fast-track bridge replacement

December 1, 2012 | Vance Hanson, Project Manager in Stanley Consultants Salt Lake City office, authors article for Public Works magazine on Fast Track Bridge Replacement.

Celery Fields Revival

November 1, 2012 | Stanley Consultants Celery Fields Restoration project earns a spot feature in Engineering, Inc. magazine.

Mullin Named Honorary Life Member

October 1, 2012 | Pat Mullin, PE, a forty-two year member of IES was recognized at the recent IES annual meeting for his contributions to the engineering profession.

Coon Rapids Dam Project Moves Ahead

September 15, 2012 | Stanley Consultants' Minneapolis office was selected to handle design and engineering work for the Coon Rapids Dam.

TOP PLANTS: University of Iowa Research Park Tri-Generation Power Plant, Iowa City, Iowa

September 1, 2012 | University of Iowa Research Park campus power plant earns Top Plant award from Power Magazine.

Feats of Engineering: New London Dam Reconstruction

August 20, 2012 | Reconstruction of Minnesota's New London Dam is featured in the Minnesota Finance and Commerce magazine.

Waverly Dam Reconstruction

August 1, 2012 | The Waverly Dam in Waverly, Iowa earns an engineering excellence award from ACEC of Iowa.

John Twitty Energy Center, Unit 2

August 1, 2012 | The John Twitty Energy Center in Springfield, Missouri earns an engineering excellence award from ACEC of Iowa.

Retro-Commissioning Guidance

August 1, 2012 | Ali Mahmood, Operations Manager in Stanley Consultants' Chicago office, joins other experts in a roundtable about retro-commissioning, published by Consulting-Specifying Engineer magazine.

Going Global

July 31, 2012 | Architects Debashis Sarkar and Richard Stump describe the challenges and rewards of working internationally in an article by Metal Architecture magazine.

Gov't to Undertake Feasibility Study for South Coast Highway Project

July 29, 2012 | Jamaica Information Service announces that Stanley Consultants was selected by the government of Jamaica to perform a feasibility study and preliminary design for the Southern Coastal Highway Improvement Project.

Fire Island Wind Turbines Nearly Ready to Power Up

July 18, 2012 | Stanley Consultants provided design and construction support for this 17.4 MW wind farm collector station.

CoE Alumna Proves to be Valuable Mentor

July 6, 2012 | Iowa State University lauds Gayle Roberts, President of Stanley Consultants, as a mentor and inspiration for young women in the engineering industry.

Keeping Up - Regulatory Awareness Key for Ensuring Long-Term Facility Health

July 5, 2012 | Jay Brady, a Principal Environmental Engineer with Stanley Consultants, discusses wastewater expansion planning for nutrients and flood mitigation in a Water and Wastes Digest Question and Answer Forum with Associate Editor Kristin Muckerheide.

Embracing the Cedar River

July 1, 2012 | An article in Public Works magazine describes how the new inflatable dam on the Cedar River in Waverly, Iowa, is protecting the city.

Stanley Consultants Retained for Jamaica Highway Project

June 21, 2012 | The Jamaica Star newspaper reports that the Jamaican Government has engaged Stanley Consultants as its representative for the Highway 2000 project.

A Long Slow Separation

May 24, 2012 | An article in the Muscatine Journal describes the first phase of a long-term sewer separation project. The City of Muscatine retained Stanley Consultants to design the project.

Reviving the River of Grass

May 1, 2012 | This Florida Watershed Journal published an article by Water Resources Department Manager Paul Walansky details how to estimate operations and maintenance costs for large scale water managment infrastructure.

A Muscatine Myth-Buster

April 12, 2012 | Stanley Consultants President Gayle Roberts is presented with the 2012 Athena Award by The Women's Connection and the Quad-Cities Chamber of Commerce. "Believe the glass ceiling is a myth," says Gayle, "because it really is."

Solar Mixing Proves Effective for THM Reduction and More

April 1, 2012 | Solar energy is being harnessed to mix water in storage reservoirs maintained by the City of Yuma, Ariziona. Read details about the project in this article from the AZ Water Kachina News, written by Fred Rouse, Chief Environmental Engineer at Stanley Consultants, and Kathleen Carroll, City of Yuma Water & Wastewater Treatment Manager.

Benefits for Older Workers

March 1, 2012 | HR Magazine interviews Human Resources Manager Dale Sweere on Stanley Consultants' benefits for the older worker.

Ease Your Way into Retirement

March 1, 2012 | Project Manager Steve Bolduc is featured in this Money Magazine article about phased retirement. Staney Consultants has been recognized by multiple organizaitons for its excellent benefits program.

Creative Reuse of Girders

January 2, 2012 | This Aspire magazine article describes an innovative bridge-mounted pumping station used to recharge underground aquifers.