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Trumbull Construction Management ServicesTo Join JMT


Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson, Inc. (JMT) and Trumbull Construction Management Services (TCMS) are proud to announce that an agreement has been reached for the acquisition of TCMS by JMT. The addition of TCMS strengthens and broadens JMT's existing commitment in the Pennsylvania and Ohio construction management and inspection markets.

Founded in 1971, JMT is a 100 percent employee-owned firm based in Sparks, MD, with offices strategically located throughout the U.S., including Pennsylvania offices in Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, York, Allentown and Philadelphia, and Ohio offices in Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Columbus. JMT, ranked #75 among the Engineering News-Record (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms, currently employs more than 70 construction management and inspection employees in Pennsylvania and more than 370 in total. The firm's staff of more than 1,300 engineers, architects, planners, environmental scientists, surveyors, construction and program managers, inspectors, designers, CADD technicians, and GIS and information technology specialists, is dedicated to exceeding our clients' expectations with the highest quality of services. JMT is the 2015 ENR MidAtlantic Design Firm of the Year.

TCMS, founded in 1989 as a division of Trumbull Corporation, is regarded in the transportation industry as one of the leading construction management and inspection firms in Pennsylvania. The company has built an outstanding reputation for providing quality services, including managing several large projects ($420 million and $300 million) for the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission on the Mon/Fayette Expressway corridor. TCMS employs approximately 40 professionals from its headquarters in Pittsburgh, with multiple offices throughout the Commonwealth.

JMT President John A. Moeller, PE, said regarding the agreement: "We've had the pleasure to work with TCMS and to observe their dedication to excellence in construction management and inspection for many years. Now, we are excited for the opportunity to work together as a team every day."


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JMT Opens Harrisburg, PA Office, Mirmiran & Thompson (JMT) is excited to announce the opening of our newest office in Harrisburg, PA. Located directly across the Susquehanna River from downtown Harrisburg, weare minutes from the state capital, as well as many of our major clients in Pennsylvania. JMT also has offices in Allentown, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, and York.


Several of our current staff members have relocated to this location to bring us closer to our clients. As with every new office, we look forward to growing our staff, expanding our technical capabilities, and continuing to provide outstanding services to our clients throughout the Commonwealth.


We look forward to seeing you in Harrisburg!

PRIME Welcomes Mr. David J. Azzato, P.E.

PRIME AE Group, Inc. (PRIME) is pleased to announce that Mr. David J. Azzato, P.E., has joined PRIME as a Highway Department Manager/ Senior Project Manager and will be located in our Harrisburg, Pennsylvania office.

Prior to joining PRIME, David was employed for over 36 years with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) in various capacities in both the design and construction fields. Most recently, as the Chief of Highway Design and Technology, his responsibilities included managing various highway related units, providing technical assistance to 11 Engineering Districts across Pennsylvania, and coordinating as necessary on project delivery issues with the Federal Highway Administration.

While working at PennDOT, David received several prestigious awards including the Governor's Award for Excellence and the Secretary of Transportation's Award for Excellence. David also completed the PennDOT Leadership Academy, the Northeast Association of State Transportation Officials Leadership Seminar, and the Pennsylvania State University Executive Management Program for Highway Engineers.

David is currently a Professional Engineer licensed in Pennsylvania. Heis also a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers.

PRIME offers a full range of architectural and engineering consulting services. For more information, please contact David Azzato at dazzato@primeeng.comor 717-885-0468 .


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is a multidisciplinary consulting firm specializing in Architecture and Engineering, Construction Management and Inspection, Transportation, and Water Resources. We currently operate from offices in the New England, Mid-Atlantic, Mid-West, and Florida regions.


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November 10, 2015
Larson Design Group Exceeds United Way Fundraising Goal

Williamsport, PAFollowing a month-long fundraising campaign, Larson Design Group employees exceeded their goal of raising $42,500 for the United Way. The contributions were made through payroll deductions, various fundraisers, and direct donations, with the company making a separate $10,500 corporate contribution.

Speaking of the contribution, Keith Kuzio, President and CEO of Larson Design Group, said, “Community stewardship is one of Larson Design Group’s published and practiced core values, and the firm practices this in every community in which we do business.”

Alyssa Rogers, Recruiting Coordinator and chair of the fundraising campaign, said, “Since 2003, LDG employees have raised over $337,000 for the United Way. This year, our employees once again demonstrated their commitment to community improvement by surpassing our fundraising goal.”

In all, donations totaling $43,729 were made by employees at all 12 of LDG’s offices, spanning five states.

About Larson Design Group:

Larson Design Group (LDG) is an engineering, architecture and survey firm, headquartered in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.  LDG is a growing, employee-owned company teaming with clients to provide responsive, innovative solutions to facility, transportation, land development, and environmental needs.

Photo caption: Pictured left to right are Alyssa Rogers, Larson Design Group Recruiting Coordinator, Keith Kuzio, LDG President and CEO, Adrienne Wertz, Lycoming County United Way Director of Resource Development and Communications, and Scott Lowery, Lycoming County United Way Executive Director.


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: David Meckes Hired as Marketing Coordinator at Erdman Anthony

HARRISBURG, Pa., November 4—David Meckes has been hired as a marketing coordinator in Erdman Anthony’s Harrisburg office. Meckes, a resident of Carlisle, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in human communication studies from Shippensburg University.

For 60 years, Erdman Anthony has been providing infrastructure engineering and support services to private industry and government clients. The firm employs over 250 people, including 70 professional engineers and licensed land surveyors, throughout its offices in Albany, Buffalo, and Rochester, New York; Harrisburg and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; West Palm Beach, Florida; and Portland, Maine. The multidisciplinary firm has five core businesses, integrated areas of engineering expertise: transportation engineering, geospatial services, civil engineering, construction services, and facilities engineering and design services. Erdman Anthony is one of a relative handful of engineering consulting firms nationwide to have earned ISO 9001 quality certification. For more information, visit the firm’s website at


 Markosky Welcomes three New Employees

Jared M. Govi, ENV SP began working for Markosky on August 31st. Jared is an Environmental Project Manager and will be helping to oversee the Environmental Science Department’s projects. Prior to Markosky, Jared has thirteen years’ environmental experience including wetland delineation field investigations, categorical exclusion evaluations, wetland permitting, agency coordination and report preparation. Jared received his B.A. in Conservation Biology from Thiel College in 2000. Jared’s vast knowledge within the environmental field is an added resource to Markosky’s Environmental Department.

Ryan A. Rowles, M.A.began working for Markosky on September 22nd as our Cultural Resources Department Manager. Archaeological and Historic Structures surveys are brand new services that Markosky is excited to offer our clients. Prior to Markosky, Ryan worked as an archaeologist for private firms and federal and state government entities. Most recently, he was a Regional Archaeologist for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation in Districts 11-0 and 12-0. Ryan received his B.A. in Anthropology with an emphasis on Archaeology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and his M.A. in Anthropology with an emphasis on Archaeology from the University of Oklahoma. We are looking forward to the growth that will come along with Ryan as the head of our Cultural Resources Department.

Jeffrey G. Heinrich, P.E. began working for Markosky on September 28th. Jeff is a Senior Engineer within the Environmental Engineering Department and will be assisting or taking the lead on environmental projects. Prior to Markosky, Jeffrey had 22 years’ experience with the design of various site development projects for private developers and institutions, including storm water management, site access, and site utilities. He also has provided design reviews for compliance with local and state regulations. Jeffrey obtained his B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh in 1993. We are looking forward to the expertise that Jeffrey is able to bring to Markosky.


Please join us in welcoming our three new employees to Markosky!




RETTEW CEO Stepping Down; President Taking on Extended Role


RETTEW today announced George “Hank” Rettew, Jr., CEO and chairman of the board, will retire as CEO effective Dec. 31. He will remain chairman of the firm’s board of directors. Mark P. Lauriello, currently president and COO, will assume the role of president and CEO on Jan. 1. 


“It has been an honor for me to have worked with so many fine professionals over my career here,” Hank said. “I have been fortunate to have had the support, the friendship, and the following of so many wonderful individuals. No words can express my gratitude.”


With the firm since 1973, Rettew is the son of the late George W. Rettew, Sr., who bought the engineering and surveying firm that same year (previously named J.C. Surveying/Engineering, Inc.). Filling roles including project manager and vice president, Hank Rettew purchased the company from his father in 1985, and became the firm’s first chairman and CEO in 2004.


As chairman of the board, Hank will continue to provide leadership support to the company’s board members and shareholders on an as-needed basis.


“Hank’s retirement celebrates 40 years of successfully leading and guiding our company. Hank is a great man who created a great company – a reality because of the kind of man he is: supportive, honorable and of complete integrity,” Lauriello said.


Hank’s community involvement includes serving as past board chair for the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry, a founding board member of the Lancaster County Coalition for Smart Growth, a board member of the Lancaster County Conservancy, a board member of the South Central Assembly for Effective Governance and an honorary chairman of the Multiple Sclerosis Leadership Class for Lancaster County. Currently, Hank serves as an advisory board member of Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology, and received an honorary doctorate degree in public service from the college in recognition of his service and contributions to the community. He is recognized as a lifetime member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, was awarded the Distinguished Award of Merit from the Pennsylvania chapter of the American Council of Engineering Companies and is a member of several other national engineering societies.


“I am honored and humbled to add the CEO role to my current role,” Lauriello said. “This is a tremendous company, and I look forward to working with our staff as we continue our journey as an outstanding organization.”


RETTEW has been headquartered in Lancaster, Pa. throughout its history.


RETTEW, ranked on Engineering News-Record’s 2015 list of top design firms, began providing civil engineering and surveying services in 1969. Today RETTEW has more than 350 employees and ten offices located in Athens, Lancaster, Lehigh Valley, Mechanicsburg, Pittsburgh and Williamsport, P.A.; Canton, Ohio; Delhi, N.Y.; Bridgeport, W.V., and Denver, Colo. For more information on any of RETTEW’s services, please call 1-800-RETTEW-5 (1-800-738-8395) or visit

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