Chazen Companies

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”

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 in the News!

June 16, 2016
Employee Stock Ownership Plan Company

The Chazen Companies, an engineering firm based in Poughkeepsie, has 12 positions open, some of which have been vacant for almost a year, according to Lauren Gillett, principal and vice president of the company. Some of those jobs include, assistant project engineer, construction inspector and mid-level civil engineer.  According to CEO Mark Kastner, one major group has been under-represented in job interviews at Chazen: medium skill-level employees. Although the Great Recession officially lasted from December 2007 to June 2009, workers and … Continue reading “Chazen in the News!”

Chazen Companies Renamed FIT-Friendly Worksite By The American Heart Association For 2014

September 9, 2014
American Heart Association

The Chazen Companies, a leading provider of engineering, land surveying, environmental and safety consulting, planning, and landscape architecture services, is pleased to be recognized as a Gold level Fit-Friendly Worksite for 2014, after being recognized for the first time in 2013. The award recognizes companies encouraging improved health awareness and general wellness to their employees. Chazen’s support of employee wellness takes many forms and is an evolving journey for the Company and its employees. “Our wellness philosophy incorporates more than … Continue reading “Chazen Companies Renamed FIT-Friendly Worksite By The American Heart Association For 2014”