Chazen News

Josh Penk Joins Chazen

September 18, 2017

The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, landscape architecture, construction services and transportation planning and engineering, is pleased to announce the addition of Josh Penk to the Code Services group as Assistant Project Engineer. Penk, a resident of East Greenbush, NY, joins Chazen as a recent graduate of The University of Hartford with a degree in Electrical Engineering. His technical interest includes controls, alarms and life safety systems within buildings. … Continue reading “Josh Penk Joins Chazen”

Christopher J. LaPorta, EIT Promoted to Project Engineer

September 11, 2017

The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, landscape architecture, construction services and transportation planning and engineering, is pleased to announce Christopher J. LaPorta, EIT has been promoted to Project Engineer. LaPorta, an East Fishkill resident, joined Chazen in 2013 as an Assistant Project Engineer. He received his Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering Technology from Rochester Institute of Technology and his Master’s in Civil Engineering from University of Buffalo. He is a … Continue reading “Christopher J. LaPorta, EIT Promoted to Project Engineer”

Chazen Acquires Transportation Engineering Firm, Adler Consulting

August 22, 2017

The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary consulting firm, announced today that it has acquired the assets of Adler Consulting, Transportation Planning and Traffic Engineering, PLLC. Based in White Plains, NY, Adler Consulting serves a broad range of clients in the lower Hudson Valley, and Fairfield County Connecticut. Founded in 1991 by Bernard Adler, P.E., Adler Consulting serves private developers and municipal agencies. Mr. Adler was the former Commissioner of Traffic for the City of White Plains and a former adjunct … Continue reading “Chazen Acquires Transportation Engineering Firm, Adler Consulting”

The Chazen Companies Announces New Hires

August 7, 2017
Anderson Terwilliger Coris

The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, landscape architecture, construction services and transportation planning and engineering, announces the addition of three new employees to its Troy and Poughkeepsie offices. Dean Anderson has joined the Geotechnical Group as an Assistant Project Engineer in the Troy office. A resident of Johnsonville, NY, he earned his B.S. in Civil Engineering from SUNY Polytechnic Institute of Technology. Audrey Terwilliger has joined the Investigations, Due … Continue reading “The Chazen Companies Announces New Hires”

Chazen’s Nashville Office Finds New Home

August 2, 2017
Chazen in Nashville, TN

The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, landscape architecture, construction services and transportation planning and engineering, relocated its Nashville office to a larger space as a result of recent and projected growth. The new office is located in midtown Nashville at the end of the famed Music Row central to West End and Downtown Nashville at 1705 Division Street. Chazen opened its first Nashville office in early 2016 and has … Continue reading “Chazen’s Nashville Office Finds New Home”

The Chazen Companies Announces New Principals

July 31, 2017
Mike Flanagan and Brady Sherlock

The Chazen Companies, an employee-owned, multi-disciplinary firm providing civil engineering, land surveying, planning, environmental and safety consulting, landscape architecture, construction services and transportation planning and engineering, recently announced it has expanded its ownership with the addition of two new principals, Michael M. Flanagan, P.E. and Brady M. Sherlock, P.E. Flanagan joined Chazen in 2007 and is a senior project engineer and project manager in the land development group. His experience includes managing, designing and reviewing a variety of different engineering … Continue reading “The Chazen Companies Announces New Principals”

Chazen Selected for Prestigious Engineering Awards

February 2, 2017
Kaal Rock Connector Path

The American Council of Engineering Companies of New York (ACEC) selected The Chazen Companies (Chazen) for two 2017 Diamond Awards, the highest level achievable, in Engineering Excellence and will be honored at the 50th Annual Engineering Excellence Awards Gala in April. The Engineering Excellence Awards are presented to projects that encompassed both the public and private sector in different categories. Each year, over 60 member firms submit projects that are judged on a rigorous set of criteria, which includes complexity, … Continue reading “Chazen Selected for Prestigious Engineering Awards”

Chazen Expands Grant Writing & Administration Services

January 31, 2017
Robert E. Murray, Jr.

The Chazen Companies are pleased to announce the expansion of their grant writing & administration services with the addition of Robert E. Murray, Jr., AICP.  Mr. Murray has over 40 years of experience writing and administering state and federal funding programs for local municipalities. He has been successful in securing over 30 million dollars for infrastructure, economic and community development activities for client communities and in his new role with Chazen will assist communities with access to Community Development Block … Continue reading “Chazen Expands Grant Writing & Administration Services”

Master Plan Released for Gateway to Adirondacks

January 23, 2017
Gateway to the Adirondacks

KELLY CARROLL AND ANTONIO OLIVERO – Adirondack Daily Enterprise Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday released a master plan for a $32 million “Gateway to the Adirondacks” at the former Frontier Town theme park in North Hudson. Local newspapers, including the Enterprise, broke the news on Jan. 12 after the governor’s office released its 2017 State of the State book, which included the proposal, but Cuomo waited until Monday to formally announce it at a press conference in Plattsburgh. The plan … Continue reading “Master Plan Released for Gateway to Adirondacks”

Chazen Appoints New Director of Marketing and Business Development

August 30, 2016
Sylvia Gersbach

The Chazen Companies today announced Sylvia Murphy has joined the firm as Director of Marketing and Business Development. Murphy brings over 25 years of marketing and management experience and has previously held positions in healthcare, manufacturing, insurance and public policy organizations. “We are excited to have Sylvia as part of the Chazen team,” said Mark Kastner, president, The Chazen Companies. “Sylvia brings a depth of experience and talent to the organization and will help grow the business.” Murphy lives in … Continue reading “Chazen Appoints New Director of Marketing and Business Development”