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Construction Observation

We have provided construction services for the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), multiple northeastern Illinois Counties and Townships, Districts and Communities.

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Open Space and Sustainable Design

We value the preservation and enjoyment of our open spaces and natural resources.

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Transportation and Traffic

As a full-service engineering firm, we take a project from the preliminary planning stage to construction.

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Wastewater & Water Engineering

Over the years we have been responsible for the design of hundreds of miles of sanitary sewers in previously unsewered areas as well as new developments.

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THE HAMILTON MINUTE

Your source for insights and information about Engineering

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An Engineer in the Woods, Installment 1: Where

Thursday, May 18, 2017

More mornings than not, Mary Beth, Christy, Miriam and Donina are serenaded with at least one story of my latest house disaster.  Due to their perverse natures, and the basic satisfaction that anyone gets when they learn that one of the Bosses is a long way from perfection (for me you can m...

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Are Engineers Really That Smart?

Thursday, April 20, 2017

I once had a friend introduce me as “the smartest man she knows.”  I was embarrassed – did she really know how many times I had to take Calculus?  But then I thought about what we consider to be smart… I enjoy baseball and football and basketball and hockey and ...

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What is Behind the Recent Increase in Traffic Related Deaths?

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

You may have seen some recent press releases detailing a significant increase in traffic deaths in the U.S.  The 7.7% increase from 2014 (32,675 traffic deaths) to 2015 (35,200 traffic deaths) reverses several years’ trend of small increases or decreases. Traffic deaths peaked in 2005 ...

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