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Mortensen to Present at Sweet Water Conference

Tom Mortensen will be presenting at the Sweet Water 14th Annual Clean Rivers, Clean Lake Conference on Thursday, April 26. Mortensen’s presentation, “Nature Ignores Design that Ignores Nature,” reflects his philosophy that nature and design can successfully work together. Topics will include: Site planning and design approaches, principles, pitfalls and roadblocks when trying to preserve […]

Math Students Get a Lesson in Civil Engineering and Design Their Own Cities

If you’re a civil engineer, what could be more rewarding than designing places and spaces from which many people will benefit? How about teaching kids who may become the engineers of tomorrow the basic concepts behind engineering and coordinating a math unit that incorporates relatable experiences and mimics real-life scenarios? John Frydrych, eastern regional manager […]

Girl Scouts Learn Survey Techniques as Crew Members

Interactive STEM Presentation Focused on 3D Modeling & 3D Scanning Girl Scouts in the Brownie program at Canterbury Elementary participated in an interactive STEM demonstration. Two members of our survey division, Shane Zodrow and Suzie Cunningham, taught the Girl Scouts what STEM is and how math, science and computers are used to survey, measure, design […]

Staff Presents at Watershed Conference

Members of raSmith’s staff will be attending and presenting at the Fox-Wolf Watershed Alliance (FWWA) conference. The 19th Watershed Conference offers two days of educational sessions and presentations. Presentations on Tuesday, March 6, include: “Rainy Days: Collaborative Design Techniques for Better Stormwater Management: Titletown District,” by Ryan Lancour and Jeremy Jeffery of raSmith “Online ESC […]

Charlie Nowakowski Joins raSmith as Ecologist

raSmith’s Ecological Services team expands, increasing ability to serve clients Charlie Nowakowski has joined raSmith in Brookfield, Wis., as an ecologist. Nowakowski is providing ecological services with an emphasis on wetland delineations. Nowakowski initially joined raSmith as a co-op two years ago while he attended college. During his time with the firm, Nowakowski has gained […]