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Wolverton Congratulates Ian Maxfield and Alex Simmons for Passing the Professional Engineer Exam

July 11, 2018

Congratulations to Ian Maxfield, Project Manager in Transportation, and Alex Simmons, Project Manager in Traffic/ITS, for passing the PE exam! The PE exam is a difficult one that synthesizes an engineer’s knowledge across disciplines and applies this knowledge to specific…

Hands Free Law Goes Into Effect on July 1 – Understand the Law and How to Prepare

According to GDOT, distracted driving accounts for 70% of the roadway fatalities in Georgia. On Sunday, July 1, the new Georgia Hands-Free Law goes into effect with the singular goal of saving lives. Here is a breakdown of what Georgia…

Engineering Trends: Talent and Technology Drive Our Industry

Last week, Jay Wolverton had the honor of moderating a panel on engineering trends in our industry at the ACEC Georgia Summer Conference in Charleston, SC. He had two major takeaways from this discussion: talent and technology are the keys to…

Wolverton Selected for GDOT Operational Improvements On-call in Eastern Half of Georgia

Project Win! The Wolverton team was recently selected by GDOT for the Operational Improvement for Intersection and Interchanges on-call contract for District 1, District 2, District 5 and DeKalb, Clayton and Rockdale Counties. This five-year, $10 million contract provides the…

Wolverton Named to Historic Savannah Foundation Preservation Award Team

Along with the design team led by Lominack Kolman Smith Architects, Wolverton was honored at today’s Historic Savannah Foundation luncheon for our work on the Kehoe Iron Works at 660 E. Broughton Street project. The project team won a coveted…

Wolverton Gradutes Five New Future Leaders from ACEC Georgia’s Program

Congratulations to our ACEC Future Leaders graduates Luke Sanders, PE, Graeme Kaiser, PLS, Shenell Robinson, EIT, Cristy Llewellyn Lawrence, PE, LEED AP, F.ASCE and Thomas Lin! Future Leaders is a dynamic management development program that teaches business skills such as public…

Wolverton Ranks #17 on the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Top 20 Engineering Firms List for 2018

Wolverton is proud to be ranked as one of The Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Top 25 Engineering firms. At No. 17, we advanced 3 places from our 2017 ranking, and our growth from 2017 continues to show. This is our 12th…

Wolverton’s Jay Wolverton Named ASCE Fellow

Congratulations to Chief Executive Officer Jay Wolverton for his recent selection as an American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Fellow. ASCE Fellows are nominated by their peers for their contributions to the engineering field and is an honor held by a very…

Wolverton Selected for Willis Foreman Road Widening Project in Augusta, GA

Project Win! Wolverton was recently selected to complete the design for the widening of Willis Foreman Road in Augusta, GA. Willis Foreman Road is a growing residential connector between Peach Orchard Road and Dean’s Bridge Road and a potentially viable…

Wolverton Participates in Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day with ACEC Georgia

On Saturday, March 10, the Wolverton team sponsored and participated in the 2nd annual “Introduce a Girl to Engineering” Day, hosted by ACEC Georgia. This dynamic, activity-packed event offered young girls the opportunity to explore the field of engineering and…