2016 In the News

Going Global: Guidance and Resources for Firms Seeking Opportunities in the International Marketplace

January / February 2016 | Carol Bell, Director of International Project Development at Stanley Consultants, and chair of ACEC's International Committee, offers advice on working internationally in this Engineering, Inc. article.

Stanley Consultants Acquires Colorado Transportation Firm

February 10, 2016 | ENR Mountain States, along with multiple other publications, reported on Stanley Consultants' acquisition of Hartwig and Associates, a Denver-based transportation engineering firm.

Opportunities in Engineering

February 25, 2016 | On Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day, Stanley Consultants President and CEO Gayle Roberts spoke to 200 very attentive 8th grade girls about the "Top 10 Reasons Why She Loves Being an Engineer and You Will Too!." Roberts, a longtime champion for women in engineering, encouraged the young women to consider engineering as a viable and exciting career.

Bridge Building Competition Brings Students From All Over Iowa

February 28, 2016 | Stanley Consultants closed out Engineers Week 2016 with a bridge and airplane building competition co-sponsored with Musco Lighting. The talent and creativity of 30 contestants was put to the test.

Designing Generator Systems

March 2016 | Senior Electrical Engineer Tarek Toussen outlines the questions that must be asked and answered when designing a generator system in the cover story article in Pure Power magazine.

Interview with Daniel Tal on the New Tech Landscape

March 8, 2016 | The American Society of Landscape Architects interviews registered landscape architect and author Daniel Tal about new technologies being used by landscape architects.

Stanley Consultants Receives JICA President Award

March 19, 2016 | As reported by the Muscatine Journal, Stanley Consultants has been awarded the prestigious 2015 JICA President Award for its work on the Noi Bai International Airport to Nhat Tan Bridge Connecting Expressway in Hanoi, Vietnam.

Mount Coffee Hydro Dam Comes Back to Life December 15

December 13, 2016 | Liberia is accelerating its economic gains and bringing life back to the streets of Monrovia by commissioning expansions at the Mount Coffee Hydro Dam.

Rubén Bichara: Punta Catalina Has Insured Resources for Its Completion

December 13, 2016 | The executive vice president of the Dominican Corporation of State Electrical Companies (CDEEE), Ruben Jimenez Bichara confirms the Punta Catalina generation project is guaranteed the necessary resources for its completion.

Fox River Bridge Receives Engineering Excellence Award

December 14, 2016 | Novel bridge-under-bridge design allowed six lanes of traffic on Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90) during construction, earning an Honor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois in its annual Engineering Excellence Awards Competition.

Engineering Success From The Midwest

December 19, 2016 | Quad Cities Chamber Blog features Stanley Consultants, talking with President/CEO Gayle Roberts on projects across the globe and their greater impact on communities.

Roberts Inducted Into the ISU Chemical & Biological Hall of Fame

December 20, 2016 | Voice of Muscatine coverage of Gayle Roberts, P.E., President and CEO of Stanley Consultants induction into the Hall of Fame of the Iowa State University Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering (CBE).

Battling the Complexity of Designing Government Facilities

December 29, 2016 | Consulting-Specifying Engineer talks with experienced engineers about tackling complex government projects and offering advice regarding sustainable buildings/energy efficiency.

Rock Island City Council Presents CIP

December 30, 2016 | Rock Island hired Stanley Consultants to do a five part study regarding the planned arsenal utilities privatization as reported by Rock Island Today.

Stanley Consultants Design Wins Iowa's Top Engineering Award

December 31, 2016 | Muscatine Journal reports that the Lake Delhi Dam received the top award, the Grand Conceptor, in the annual engineering excellence competition held by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Iowa.