One Year Anniversary

Posted by on May 22, 2018
One Year Anniversary

By: Ryan Medley, EI ,Civil Site Designer Two years ago, I had just finished my junior year of college and was preparing for my first engineering internship at Sain Associates.  Little did I know that one year later, I would be starting my first week in a full-time position as a civil site designer. Last week, […]

SB316 – A Landmark Bill for Engineers & Land Surveyors

Posted by on May 1, 2018
SB316 – A Landmark Bill for Engineers & Land Surveyors

By: Joe Meads, P.E., Principal/Owner  On April 19, 2018 the ceremonial signing of Senate Bill 316 by Governor Kay Ivey was held in Montgomery. I had the privilege to represent the Alabama Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) as the Legislature Chair and Advisory Captain along with ASCE Vice President Brad Williams, […]

Interning at Sain: Melody Hunter

Posted by on Apr 24, 2018
Interning at Sain: Melody Hunter

My name is Melody Hunter and I have been working at Sain for about 2 years, and I love it. It’s great that I am doing what a college intern would be doing while I’m still in high school. I have learned many skills while working here especially teamwork in a work environment. At Sain […]

A Call To Others (Guest Blog Post)

Posted by on Mar 20, 2018
A Call To Others (Guest Blog Post)

“I met Chris Bond when we worked together on the Engineering Advisory Board for the engineering academy at Trussville High School. I admire Chris’s choice to use his engineering skills to meet his calling. I trust his story and the work he is doing will move you as it has me.” – Jim Meads My […]

Sparkman Global Health Case Competition

Posted by on Feb 6, 2018
Sparkman Global Health Case Competition

On Saturday, February 3rd, The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) held the Sparkman Global Health Case Competition. The competition consists of teams of 4-6 students asked to provide strategies to resolve a current global health problem. This year our very own, Becky White was invited to be a judge for the competition. Twelve teams […]

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…    

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, […]

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 […]

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!  

More on Engineering Ethics

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017
More on Engineering Ethics

“With increasing competition to secure contracts for engineering and design services, AEC firm executives and practice leaders must ensure that they stand out among the crowd. But sometimes efforts to gain favor and secure contracts—particularly for government and public projects—can go too far.”