Interstate Access Requests

Posted by on Sep 17, 2019 in Road Safety, Transportation | No Comments
Interstate Access Requests

By: Erin Curry, P.E., R.S.P. Did you know the state departments of transportation oversee all construction and maintenance of our Interstate System, but the federal government maintains oversight to interstate access?  Therefore, any change of access to the Interstate System requires approval by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).  I recently attended an FHWA workshop at […]

“Aren’t you already a Road Safety Professional?”

“Aren’t you already a Road Safety Professional?”

By: Erin L. Curry, P.E., R.S.P. I have some new initials behind my name.  Erin L. Curry, P.E., R.S.P.  I am now a certified Road Safety Professional (RSP).  (To read what the P.E. means, check out this blog post). Charles Cochran in our Birmingham, AL office also obtained the certification.  A few months ago the […]

Civil Engineering and Public Service

Posted by on Oct 16, 2018 in Community, Uncategorized | No Comments
Civil Engineering and Public Service

By: Erin Curry, P.E.  When I was in high school my favorite teacher was Mr. Billy Hamlett, who taught me Algebra II and Geometry.  At some point, I think in my sophomore year, he suggested I look into engineering as a career.  I did and I never looked back.  I think one reason engineering appealed […]

Pulaski Office E-Week

Posted by on Mar 13, 2018 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Pulaski Office E-Week

By: Erin Curry, P.E. The week of February 18 – 24, was Engineers Week in 2018.  E-Week is a time for engineers to increase public knowledge of the need for engineers and celebrate the difference engineers make in our everyday lives.  Engineers are encouraged to visit local schools to educate students about engineering and encourage […]

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

Posted by and on Nov 28, 2017 in Awards, Road Safety, Safety | No Comments
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 […]

Who We Are: Sain Pulaski

Posted by on May 9, 2017 in Who We Are | No Comments
Who We Are: Sain Pulaski

Author: Erin Curry Sain’s branch in Pulaski, TN is a made up of a hard-working group of four: Richard Holt, Branch Manager, Mark Randall, Project Engineer, Justin Watson, Designer, and myself, Erin Curry, Project Manager. We enjoy the ability to work for a thriving engineering firm from the comfort of a small town like Pulaski. […]

Move Over!

Posted by on Sep 13, 2016 in Safety | No Comments
Move Over!

Many of us have seen the “Move Over” signs on Tennessee interstates.  The “Move Over” campaign was created to raise awareness of the Move Over law, and protect state troopers and others whose workplace is often the side of a busy highway. The “Move Over Law,” which was passed in Tennessee in 2006, is a […]

tnAchieves: A Way to Empower Students, Be a Resource, and Transform Your Community

Posted by on May 24, 2016 in Community | No Comments
tnAchieves: A Way to Empower Students, Be a Resource, and Transform Your Community

Recently, Erin Curry, Justin Watson, and Richard Holt attended their first tnAchieves mentor meeting with their new students. tnPromise is the Tennessee scholarship that provides two years of post-secondary education at no cost to Tennessee high school students. tnPromise is part of an initiative, the Drive to 55,  to get 55% of Tennesseans equipped with […]

Leading the Way in Tennessee

Posted by on Aug 25, 2015 in Community involvement | No Comments
Leading the Way in Tennessee

Leadership programs are designed for many purposes, and participants often get a variety of things out of the programs. As an engineer in the Pulaski, Tennessee office of Sain Associates and recent member of Leadership Giles in Giles County, I continue to see benefits professionally and personally.

On the Road with Sain Associates

Posted by on Jul 21, 2015 in Community | No Comments
On the Road with Sain Associates

Our office in Pulaski, Tennessee works with the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) often to perform Road Safety Audits. While we’re all business completing these important tasks, we spend a lot of time on the road seeing beautiful scenery, unique sites, and eating delicious local food.