Mandeville Branch Update

Posted by on Feb 12, 2019
Mandeville Branch Update

By: Diane Hammonds, PE, PTOE As the Louisiana Branch Office of Sain Associates enters its 10th year in 2019, I thought it would be good to celebrate some of our successes, challenges, and things I have learned over the years!   I moved back home to Louisiana in 2009 to open the Branch Office for Sain […]

ACEC Alabama: 2019 Outlook

Posted by on Feb 6, 2019
ACEC Alabama: 2019 Outlook

By: Jim Meads, P.E. There have been a lot of exciting things happening for the American Council of Engineering Companies from a National and State perspective. It is an honor to serve as President for ACEC Alabama for the 2018/2019 fiscal year. It’s hard to believe that my term is halfway through. We have an […]

Did You Know? Travel Demand Models Help Planners Predict Travel Patterns

Posted by on Jan 29, 2019
Did You Know? Travel Demand Models Help Planners Predict Travel Patterns

By: Paul Gilliam, P.E., Senior Project Manager Travel Demand Forecasting involves the use of a variety of models to duplicate Trip Generation, Trip Distribution, Mode Choice (e.g. car, transit, bicycle, etc.), and Highway/Transit assignment in a metropolitan region. The models are coded using a program language that is typically executed using Cube or TransCAD software. […]

A Trip to Cape Town, South Africa

Posted by on Jan 22, 2019
A Trip to Cape Town, South Africa

By; Calvin Lokko, Designer I visited Cape Town this past Thanksgiving for the first time to visit my two uncles and their families. I couldn’t wait to hear their stories about my grandfather, and their personal stories of being engineers in South Africa. They faced many obstacles during Apartheid to get their engineering degrees, and […]

Employee Spotlight: Jeremy Greer

Posted by on Jan 15, 2019
Employee Spotlight: Jeremy Greer

Jeremy Greer recently returned to Sain Associates where he began his traffic engineering career in 2004. He is a registered Professional Engineer and serves as an Assistant Project Manager, meaning his days consist of keeping assigned projects within budget and on schedule for completion, submission, and approval. Jeremy loves the team atmosphere at Sain, “Having the […]

A Recap of 2018 and Looking Forward to 2019

Posted by on Jan 8, 2019
A Recap of 2018 and Looking Forward to 2019

By: Joe Meads, Principal/Owner 2018 was a very good year for Sain Associates on many fronts. If we used a baseball analogy, we hit some singles and some doubles during the year and a home run at the end of the year. It always feels great to finish well and it sets us up to […]

If Engineers Ruled the World

Posted by on Jan 1, 2019
If Engineers Ruled the World

Merry Christmas!

Posted by on Dec 25, 2018
Merry Christmas!

All of us at Sain wish you a very merry Christmas!

Sain Christmas in Hollis

Posted by on Dec 18, 2018
Sain Christmas in Hollis

Merry Christmas from Sain Associates!  We hope this video adds some seasonal cheer to your day.  

Sain Christmas Party

Posted by on Dec 11, 2018
Sain Christmas Party

This year our Christmas party took place at Vulcan Park & Museum.  Employees and guests enjoyed touring the museum and going to the top of the Vulcan statue to see the view of downtown.  There was a light rain that night, so some of us got a little wet on the Vulcan statue tour.  We […]