On April 23, 2018, the Ohio EPA officially adopted the fifth revision of the state’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) stormwater permit, which regulates the discharge of stormwater from the development of land that disturbs an acre or more. The spring issue of EMH&T’s Ingenium magazine takes a look at these changes and how they will impact developers and local governments.
Sandy Doyle-Ahern to Speak at 2018 Smart Women Awards
Following on the heels of her recognition last year as a Smart Business Columbus Progressive Woman honoree, EMH&T President Sandy Doyle-Ahern will serve as a one of four panelists at this year’s Smart Women Awards and Program to be held April 17th at the Hilton Columbus at Easton. The panelists will examine what it means to be an authentic leader dedicated to building and fostering a strong culture for women in the workplace. The event will also recognize this year’s Smart Women Award winners.
EMH&T Celebrates Global Day of the Engineer
On the Global Day of the Engineer, we celebrate the many accomplishments of engineers. The amazing innovations engineers create every day make a difference in the lives of people in communities across the nation and the world. At EMH&T, we are proud to provide innovative engineering solutions to a long list of public and private clients across the Midwest and Southeast.
EMH&T’s Shawn Arden to Present at Joint WMAO-EPN Program
EMH&T’s Shawn Arden, PE, CFM, will present “Local Perspective on Flooding and Flood Risk Reduction” at the March 6, 2018 meeting of the Water Management Association of Ohio (WMAO) in conjunction with the Environmental Professionals Network (EPN), a service of the OSU School of Environment and Natural Resources.
EMH&T Ranked as Busiest Engineering Firm in Central Ohio
The Columbus Business First Top Engineering Firms List once again places EMH&T at number one the list! Thanks to significant continued development and construction activity across Columbus and Ohio, EMH&T retains its number one spot with over $50 million in Central Ohio engineering billings and 62 registered engineers. Thanks to all of our valued clients who continue to trust us with their projects, both large and small.
EMH&T Hosts Students as “Engineers for a Day”
In conjunction with Engineers Week 2018, today EMH&T hosted several Columbus-area high school students for a day of learning and experiencing a day in the life of a civil engineer. The students, most of whom have already decided to pursue an engineering career, learned about the services provided by EMH&T and got insight into 21st Century civil engineering design. They also toured the office, enjoyed a lunchtime Q&A session with some of the firm’s younger staff, and spent the afternoon shadowing several EMH&T professionals while they met with clients and worked on projects.
Engineers Week 2018: Inspiring Wonder!
Welcome to National Engineer’s Week! This event is celebrated annually for a full week each February. Founded in 1951 by the National Society of Professional Engineers, National Engineers Week is dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of and interest in engineering and technology careers.
EMH&T Develops Master Plan for Mansfield’s Sterkel Park
Designing fun and creative playgrounds, picnic shelters, walking paths, and open recreation areas is just one of the great things EMH&T’s professional Landscape Architects do. Working with the Mansfield Parks Department and the Friends of Sterkel Park, EMH&T landscape architects Franco Manno and Justin Maxwell are developing concepts for park improvements to be incorporated into a new master plan for the park. Thanks to a $60,000 grant from the Sterkel Foundation, whose namesake, Justine Sterkel, once owned the property, citizens of Mansfield will one day enjoy a destination park with multigenerational features and better connections to the surrounding community.
EMH&T Project Update: Facebook Data Center
Construction continues on Facebook’s newest data center located in the New Albany International Business Park.
WOSU’s Columbus Neighborhoods Series Highlights American Addition
Columbus’ public television station, WOSU, recently featured the American Addition project on its popular Columbus Neighborhoods documentary series. American Addition is among the oldest African American communities in Central Ohio, dating to 1898. Historically a neighborhood of migrant and minority working families, today American Addition continues to be the home of working families and individuals that enjoy a blend of urban living in a rural setting.