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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  W&A Engineering Announces Building Better Communities Local Business Partnership: Athens, Georgia – We are delighted to announce that as part of W&A Engineering’s 20th anniversary celebration, we will be launching a year-long initiative, the Building Better Communities Local Business Partnership! Throughout the coming year, W&A will partner with 12 local businesses and highlight … Continued

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  W&A Engineering Announces 2020 Charities of Choice: Area Churches Serving Together (ACTS) and Make-A-Wish Middle Tennessee! Athens, Georgia – We are very pleased to announce that W&A Engineering has named Area Churches Together Serving as the 2020 Charity of Choice for the Athens area. We will donate a total of $10,000 to support ACTS … Continued

W&A Engineering is excited to announce that effective December 30th, 2019 our corporate office will be moving to a new location. Our new office address is: W&A Engineering 355 Oneta St. Suite D100 Athens, Georgia 30601 Please contact us at (706) 310-0400 if you need further assistance in locating our new headquarters.

It is with great pleasure that W&A Engineering announces Michael Greenlee’s promotion from Director of Engineering to the position of Director of Operations of our Athens office.  In this new role, Mike will be responsible for the day-to-day functions of W&A’s Athens office. Some of his new responsibilities will include implementation of the firm’s five-year … Continued

Joe Perloff, PLA, Landscape Architect at W&A Engineering, is celebrating his five-year anniversary with our firm this month. Joe joined the W&A team fresh out of graduate school, after completing his master’s degree in landscape architecture at the University of Georgia. “Back in 2014, the job market was not quite what it is today. Many … Continued

W&A Engineering is dedicated to providing relevant news updates and resourceful information on a regular basis to the clients and communities we serve. As the temperatures finally start to cool down here in the south, construction is still going strong. W&A would like to share the latest news and highlights to help you stay connected … Continued

W&A Engineering and Geo Hydro Engineers are proud co-sponsors of our annual Beer on the Bricks Celebration, which is a tribute to GEDA’s Annual Conference held in Savannah, Georgia each year. Additionally, W&A Engineering is also honored to be a Winners Circle Sponsor of the 2019 GEDA Annual Conference. We appreciate the fellowship and support … Continued

The Nashville office of W&A Engineering would like to welcome Kyle Lao, EIT to our team. Kyle recently relocated from Kentucky to Nashville and has joined our civil engineering department as a Civil Project Engineer. Kyle is an ambitious and self-starting individual who enjoys working with project managers and senior engineers to develop innovative and … Continued

Pricilla Gallogly, W&A’s Marketing Coordinator, has spent her career in sales and marketing, event planning, human relations, and project management. From managing 30+ client accounts to overseeing 350+ employees, Pricilla has never shied away from a challenge. In fact, the bigger the better! Former co-workers describe her as creative and detailed in everything she does, … Continued

Solar CrowdSource Press Release: Athens, GA—Solarize Athens is back to give the residents of Athens-Clarke County and adjacent communities another chance to leverage the power of group purchasing to save on the cost of solar energy. The first Solarize Athens program in 2016 was a huge success with 68 installations, adding 430kW of new solar … Continued

W&A Engineering is excited to announce the promotion of Jim Bob McElroy, PLA, from Project Manager to Director of Planning. The Director of Planning position was established to facilitate and grow W&A’s national client base and to support the growth of our existing accounts. Over a nearly 20-year career, Jim Bob has gained extensive and diverse … Continued

What is a Roundabout? Roundabouts are a type of circular intersection in which entering traffic yields to vehicles already on the circulatory roadway. Roundabouts have geometric features providing a slow-speed environment that offers substantial safety advantages and excellent operational efficiency. A modern roundabout is defined by counterclockwise traffic circulation where there is no need to … Continued

Historic Development begins phase 2 of construction with W&A Engineering ATHENS, Ga., July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Southern Mill is excited to announce W&A Engineering as our latest tenant to phase 2 of the historic development. The 47 person engineering firm will occupy 11,000 square feet in building D and expected to move in prior … Continued

W&A Engineering is dedicated to providing relevant news updates and resourceful information on a regular basis to the clients and communities that we serve. Summer is upon us and as you know, construction is in full swing across the southeast. W&A would like to share the latest news and highlights to help you stay connected … Continued

W&A believes in giving back to the communities we call home. Whether through sponsoring charitable organizations or providing in-kind engineering and design services, we help visions become reality. Since establishing the company in 1999, President & CEO Jon Williams has worked to fulfill his passion to give back to the community. When asked why W&A … Continued

A GeoMax and W&A Engineering Success Story The conflicts between humanity and nature living with each other seem to be accumulating. W&A Engineering managed a project where both humans and nature got their space: the revision of a pond right next to the construction of an outdoor amphitheater. The technicians used the GeoMax Zoom90 robotic … Continued

Scott Poag, W&A’s Director of Business Development since 2017, has been involved in economic development in the southeast for almost 10 years. During that time he has announced over $1,600,000,000 in new capital investments and over 6,800 net new jobs in the communities he has served. He was named as a 40 Under 40 Rising … Continued

The Effects of Erosion Erosion is predominantly influenced by climate, topography, soils, and the surrounding vegetative cover. Sediment carries nutrients and pollutants that degrade water resources and harm aquatic wildlife, therefore proper planning of construction site activities can immensely reduce the impact of land disturbance activities on nearby resources which can lessen the need for … Continued

W&A Engineering is dedicated to providing relevant news updates and resourceful information on a regular basis to the clients and communities that we serve. As we wrap-up the first quarter of 2019 and embrace spring’s arrival, W&A would like to share the latest news and highlights to help you stay connected and informed of industry … Continued

Austin Hewatt, a Survey Manager with W&A, is the father of two, and, as with most parents, Austin thinks a lot about how to make the world a better place for them. In December of 2018, W&A Engineering kicked off a program giving employees the opportunity to present a charity they care about for support … Continued