LDA Engineering team members Steve Bostic and Reuben Robertson recently assisted the Project Team members to perform the one-year, construction-warranty inspection for the new five million-gallon Tannery Knob water reservoir in Johnson City. The new prestressed concrete reservoir, which was completed in September 2018, replaced a 1940’s-era concrete reservoir. It provides more system storage for water that is used to offset peak water demands, in power outages, and for firefighting operations.
LDA Engineering is excited to welcome Jason Elliott, PE, CPESC, to the firm’s leadership team. Based in our Alcoa office, Jason is joining LDA’s team as a Senior Project Manager and Associate Engineer. He will be managing civil and transportation projects as part of a team working with clients to build stronger, happier communities across Tennessee, Kentucky, and the Southeast region.
LDA Engineering is excited to welcome Tazio Qubeck, P.E., to the firm’s leadership team. Based in our Nashville office, Tazio is joining LDA’s Middle Tennessee team as a Principal and Senior Client Services Manager. He will be supporting business development, tracking and overseeing projects, providing technical expertise, and supporting team members in working with clients to build stronger, happier communities across Tennessee, Kentucky, and the Southeast region.
The Industrial Development Board of Blount County has awarded a contract to LDA Engineering to provide consulting engineering services related to the design and construction of the Denso Greenway Trail Extension. The project consists of approximately 4,600 linear feet of a multi-modal greenway that follows ADA standards and includes pedestrian lighting and several locations where a boardwalk might be necessary to negotiate grades too steep for a regular greenway trail.
Stefanie Farrell, Senior Project Manager at LDA Engineering, has been named the Tennessee Delegate to the Water Environment Federation (WEF), a not-for-profit technical and educational organization of 35,000 individual members and 75 affiliate associations representing water quality professionals around the world.
Future City, a project-based learning program where students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades imagine, research, design, and build cities of the future, has just announced the 2019/2020 competition challenge! This year’s special challenge — to choose a threat to the city’s water supply and design a resilient system to maintain a reliable supply of clean drinking water.
Construction for Phase 1 of a long-term improvement plan for the Alcoa Duck Pond has officially begun.
When LDA Engineering employee Terry Grubb was in high school, he would often go up to the Watuaga Lake area in Butler, Tennessee to take in the scenic wonder. “It has always been a beautiful, pristine place” he says. As a vice president and project engineer at LDA, Terry now has the chance to help introduce others to this lovely spot in Carter County.