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Richard Adams and Kevin Hasselwander Earn Professional Licenses

October 1, 2019

The Chazen Companies is proud to announce that Richard Adams and Kevin Hasselwander have earned their Professional Engineering license (P.E.) and Registered Landscape Architect (RLA) in the State of New York, respectively. Adams’s successful completion of the Principals of Engineering exam through the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) will allow him to prepare, sign, and submit engineering plans and drawings for public and private clients, including municipalities. The P.E. Exam is designed for engineers who have … Continue reading “Richard Adams and Kevin Hasselwander Earn Professional Licenses”

Chazen Announces Asset Acquisition of McKenzie & Morgan Surveying Co.

September 9, 2019

The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned multi-disciplinary firm, announced it has acquired the assets of McKenzie & Morgan Surveying Co. The acquisition is expected to strengthen Chazen’s presence in Chattanooga and surrounding areas by introducing land surveying as an additional service line to Chazen’s Chattanooga office. McKenzie & Morgan Surveying Co. provides land surveying services to Southern Tennessee. The firm has over 10 years of experience in the profession including services such as boundary, topographic, subdivision design, and elevation certificates. The … Continue reading “Chazen Announces Asset Acquisition of McKenzie & Morgan Surveying Co.”

Kaitlin Sims E.I.T. Joins Chazen

August 14, 2019

The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce Kaitlin Sims, Engineer in Training, has joined the company as a Project Engineer for its Land Development group in its office in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Sims has previous experience as a Design Engineer for Chattanooga Engineering Group, developing commercial and residential projects from initial concept to completion. She was also a Civil Engineer at Carter Engineering in Georgia. “We’re looking forward to Kaitlin growing with Chazen” said Peter Romano, P.E., Principal, Director, Tennessee/Civil Engineering, … Continue reading “Kaitlin Sims E.I.T. Joins Chazen”

Joseph M. Fusillo, P.E. Joins Chazen

July 29, 2019

The Chazen Companies is pleased to welcome Joseph M. Fusillo, Professional Engineer, to its Westchester County office as Director of Municipal Engineering Services. Fusillo has over 20 years of experience in the water and wastewater engineering profession, including water treatment, distribution, storage and sustainability, wastewater treatment, and collection and reuse. He has extensive design experience in conventional and non-conventional pipeline construction techniques including open trenching, sliplining horizontal directional drilling and microtunneling. Previously, Fusillo was a Municipal/Sanitary Department Manager with The … Continue reading “Joseph M. Fusillo, P.E. Joins Chazen”

Brit Basinger, RLA Becomes Associate of Chazen

July 22, 2019

The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned multidisciplinary consulting firm, is pleased to announce it is again expanding its ownership with the addition of Brit Basinger, RLA as an Associate of the company. Basinger started with the firm in 2016 and is a Director of Landscape Architecture in Chazen’s Capital District office in Troy. Basinger has over 25 years of experience as a landscape architect, and his work encompasses a spectrum of master planning, community planning, mixed-use waterfront projects, park and recreation … Continue reading “Brit Basinger, RLA Becomes Associate of Chazen”

Chazen’s Environmental Department Expands

July 17, 2019

The Chazen Companies is excited to welcome the addition of two new employees to its expanding Environmental Services team in Troy and Glens Falls. Beth Clements joins Chazen as a Senior Environmental Scientist. Clements graduated from SUNY Cobleskill with an Associate of Science and Bachelor of Technology degree in Plant Science-Environmental Studies/Technology. Previously, she worked for Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. in Northern Virginia as an Associate Environmental Scientist where she specialized in wetlands and water resource management. Clements is … Continue reading “Chazen’s Environmental Department Expands”

Chazen Announces 13 Summer Internships Across New York Offices

July 9, 2019

The Chazen Companies is proud to announce the addition of 13 summer interns in the fields of municipal engineering, land development, structural engineering, surveying and planning. The 13 interns come from a variety of different backgrounds and schools and join Chazen with a shared goal of exploring a career path and gaining valuable work experience. They are based in the Hudson Valley, Capital District, North Country, and Westchester offices. Chazen extends a warm welcome back to Alyssa Burnell and Haley … Continue reading “Chazen Announces 13 Summer Internships Across New York Offices”

Chazen Continues Expansion in Construction Services

June 12, 2019

The Chazen Companies is pleased to welcome the addition of two new employees to its expanding Construction Services team in Troy and Glens Falls. Jeffrey Mancini joined Chazen as a Senior Construction Inspector. Mancini has over 32 years of experience in the civil engineering industry, including project experience in the municipal, commercial, institutional, and residential sectors. Some of his experience includes managing CADD operations, survey crew chief and instrument operations, SWPPP inspection services, wetland remediation, construction administration and inspection services. … Continue reading “Chazen Continues Expansion in Construction Services”

Ben Graves Joins Chazen

June 5, 2019

The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce Bernard “Ben” J. Graves III, P.E. has joined the company as a Geotechnical Project Engineer for its Geotechnical Engineering group located in Nashville. Graves has five years of experience in the field, including shallow and deep foundation analysis, slope stability analysis, settlement estimates, lateral load analysis, instrumental monitoring, bearing capacity, pavement design, retaining wall design, and soil resistivity. Prior to joining Chazen, Graves worked for CDM Smith performing these duties, as well as … Continue reading “Ben Graves Joins Chazen”

Amanda Vescovi Named Associate Wildlife Biologist by The Wildlife Society

May 28, 2019

The Chazen Companies is pleased to announce Amanda Vescovi, Assistant Environmental Scientist, has received the certification of Associate Wildlife Biologist (AWB®) from The Wildlife Society. The Wildlife Society was founded in 1937 and has an international network of 10,000 leaders in wildlife science. It represents wildlife conservation and ensuring sustainable wildlife populations. The Society has a mission to inspire, empower, and enable wildlife professionals to sustain wildlife populations and habitats through science-based conservation. The AWB® certification is given to an … Continue reading “Amanda Vescovi Named Associate Wildlife Biologist by The Wildlife Society”