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W&A Engineering is delighted to announce that CEO and President, Jon Williams, ALSA, PLA has recently been appointed to the Georgia Board of Landscape Architects by Governor Brian Kemp. The Georgia General Assembly created the Georgia State Board of Landscape Architects in 1958 for the purpose of protecting the public health, safety, and welfare by … Continued

Effective January 11th, people age 65 and older and first responders – including law enforcement – will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Previously, the vaccine was only available to healthcare workers and residents of long-term care facilities. Due to the limited quantity of vaccines, the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) has … Continued

Chris Oliver, PEProject Engineer at W&A Engineering Meet Chris Oliver, PE, Project Engineer at W&A Engineering with seven years of experience in the planning and design of multiple residential and commercial land development projects. As a member of the Civil Engineering Department, Chris has supported multiple transportation and roadway projects including intersection and roundabout enhancements, … Continued

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W&A has enjoyed participating in MLK Day of Service volunteer efforts and supporting our community partners in the memorial of Martin Luther King Jr. throughout the years on this special day. We are grateful for the opportunity to volunteer in two communities this year! In Athens, Georgia we will be volunteering at the historic Brooklyn … Continued

W&A Engineering is pleased to announce our 2021 Charity of Choice Partners! Beginning in 2018, it has become a company tradition to select local nonprofit partners each year to provide charitable donations and in-kind services in lieu of corporate gifts to our clients.  Within our corporate headquarters, the Athens staff has selected Books for Keeps, whose mission is … Continued

W&A was thrilled to be apart of the ESP Miracle League Complex Groundbreaking Ceremony on Friday! Projects like these bring our team great joy. We are grateful for the opportunity to work with such an amazing organization like ESP that continues to work to even the playing field for individuals with disabilities. LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS PROJECT

W&A is excited to be recognized as a recipient of the University of Georgia’s 2021 Bulldog 100 Awards which recognizes the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned or operated by UGA alumni.  Each year, Bulldog 100 applicants are measured by their business’s compounded annual growth rate during a three-year period. The 2021 Bulldog 100 list is based … Continued

Interview with W&A’s COO Discussing Firm’s Recent Acquisition W&A Engineering’s Chief Operating Officer, Jerry Hairston, recently sat down for an interview with Athens CEO to discuss our recent acquisition of John F. Brewer and Associates. Watch his interview to learn more about this expansion and our firm’s plans for future growth. WATCH INTERVIEW

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT OUR TEAM– Get to Know Jerry Hairston! Jerry started at W&A on June 1, 2020, as the new Chief Operating Officer. Starting as COO in the middle of a pandemic, you might think Jerry’s a sucker for punishment, but nothing could be farther from the truth. He just loves a challenge. Jerry’s experience … Continued

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE W&A Engineering is pleased to announce the expansion of Land Surveying Services to the Tennessee area! In-house land surveying assures our clients that all site information gathered by our surveyors is shared with our project engineers efficiently and accurately to save time and reduce project cost. Based out of our Nashville office … Continued

W&A Engineering has been working with the nonprofit Extra Special People to develop a masterplan and provide civil engineering and landscape design services to develop an all-accessible baseball park located inside an existing park facility, Harris Shoals, located in Watkinsville, GA. As of September 16th’s council meeting, we are one step closer to breaking ground … Continued

W&A Engineering’s Chief Operating Officer, Jerry Hairston, sat down with Athens CEO to talk about his new role at W&A and his passion for helping to grow high professional teams. Learn more about Jerry by reading his bio. OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE WATCH INTERVIEW

We are excited to announce that one of W&A’s projects, the Emmanuel Episcopal Church Expansion, located in Athens, Georgia has earned a 2020 AIA Aspire South Atlantic / Woodworks Wood Design Award! Awarded to our project partner, Houser Walker Architecture, W&A Engineering is grateful to have provided civil engineering, transportation and traffic engineering, landscape architecture, … Continued

The second quarter of 2020 was like none most of us have ever seen. Over 90% of W&A’s employees started working remotely in mid-March, and that continued until mid-June as we adapted to the safety needs of COVID19. Despite these hurdles, W&A looked for opportunities to support local businesses and nonprofits hit hardest by the … Continued

W&A Engineering recently celebrated the ribbon cutting of its Monroe, Ga., office. The Athens-based company acquired John F. Brewer and Associates and established the Monroe office as a regional hub. Read More OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE

Interested in cool sustainable office space? If you missed the live version of the EarthCraft Light Commercial Lunch N’ Learn hosted by the Southface Institute, we now have an on-demand copy available on W&A Engineering’s YouTube Channel. The webinar features a virtual tour of W&A Engineering’s new EarthCraft certified corporate headquarters, located in the historic … Continued

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Walton County-Monroe, GA: W&A Engineering, Inc., a rapidly growing multidisciplinary engineering firm headquartered in Athens, Georgia, is excited to announce the acquisition of John F. Brewer and Associates. For more than 50 years, John F. Brewer and Associates has been a cornerstone of the community, providing land surveying services within Walton County … Continued

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAthens, GAJune 24, 2020 W&A Engineering Inc., a rapidly growing multidisciplinary engineering firm headquartered in Athens, Georgia, announced today that F. Jerry Hairston, Jr., PE has been named Chief Operating Officer. Brad Tucker, who has been acting as Interim Chief Operating Officer over the past six months and led the search for this … Continued