When Should I Hire A Surveyor?

Posted by on Jan 16, 2018
When Should I Hire A Surveyor?

By:  Roger Joiner, Survey Team Leader You go to a doctor when you get sick or hurt, a lawyer when you’re in trouble, a dentist if you have a toothache. A surveyor is like any other professional. You hire one when you need one. Well, when will I need a surveyor? The most common reason […]

A Recap of 2017

Posted by on Jan 9, 2018
A Recap of 2017

By: Joe Meads, Principal/Owner 2017 was a tremendous year on many fronts for Sain Associates. The most important item for the year was adding Becky White and Vann Rutledge as shareholders. We also celebrated our 45th year of business in Birmingham as well as our 20th year for our Pulaski, TN location. Other highlights included:

Three Days Into The New Year…How Are Your Resolutions Holding Up?

Posted by on Jan 3, 2018
Three Days Into The New Year…How Are Your Resolutions Holding Up?

Author: Julie Conn, Executive Assistant Every year at this time, I ask my colleagues to share their resolutions for the New Year. Principal/Owner Becky White said, “Ride my bicycle more frequently and savor the beauty of this life.” Our IT Manager Joe Moon shared his, “Leave yesterday’s pain and sorrow behind, and live for a […]

The Big Elf Caper

Posted by on Dec 19, 2017
The Big Elf Caper

The following video was compiled by the Sain staff in hopes of bringing you holiday cheer! Merry Christmas from all of us at Sain Associates!   You have seen the Sain Elf on our social media. Now it’s time for the rest of the story…    

TSM&O Projects

Posted by on Dec 12, 2017
TSM&O Projects

Author: Charles Cochran, PE, PTOE Sain Associates is currently working for ALDOT (Alabama Department Of Transportation) on two TSM&O projects– one for ALDOT’s East Central Region (includes the Birmingham metropolitan area) and one for ALDOT’s Southwest Region (includes the Mobile area). What is TSM&O? TSM&O stands for Transportation Systems Management & Operations.  Essentially, TSM&O is […]

Sain Christmas Party

Posted by on Dec 5, 2017
Sain Christmas Party

Can you feel it? That hum of excitement in the air? The anticipation of parties and dinners and family and friends?! It’s Christmas time in the city! On Friday, December 1st, the Sain staff and families gathered at The Club to celebrate the Christmas season. Everyone enjoyed the delicious buffet, festive atmosphere and of course, […]

TDOT Wins a National Roadway Safety Award – With a Little Help from Sain

Posted by and on Nov 28, 2017
TDOT Wins a National Roadway Safety Award – With a Little Help from Sain

Authors: Becky White & Erin Curry  We are so excited for TDOT’s Project Safety Office. They have been recognized by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Roadway Safety Foundation as one of nine National Roadway Safety Award winners for their contribution to improving roadway safety. TDOT was recognized in the Program Planning, Development, and […]

A Sain Thanksgiving

Posted by on Nov 21, 2017
A Sain Thanksgiving

Fall has definitely come to Alabama…that nip in the air…the beautiful colors in the landscape… and the sights and smells of the Sain Thanksgiving lunch! Friday afternoon our Sain family filled our training room with food and friends to enjoy a delicious meal complete with fun and fellowship. From the turkey and dressing to the […]

Engineers Without Borders

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017
Engineers Without Borders

Author: Calvin Lokko I am involved with a student club called Engineers Without Borders at the University of Alabama in Huntsville (EWB-UAH). The purpose of our chapter is to help build a better world through engineering projects that empower communities to meet their basic human needs and equip leaders to solve the world’s most pressing […]

Pulaski 20th Anniversary

Posted by on Nov 8, 2017
Pulaski 20th Anniversary

Our Pulaski, Tennessee office celebrated its 20th year in business this year. We had a great time with clients and friends who joined us at Giles County Chamber of Commerce & Tourism to help us commemorate the event!