It’s Time to Rebuild Alabama’s Infrastructure (Guest Blog)

Posted by on Mar 5, 2019 in Uncategorized | No Comments
It’s Time to Rebuild Alabama’s Infrastructure (Guest Blog)

Guest Blogger: Drew Harrell, Deputy Chief of Staff for the Business Council of Alabama and Executive Director of the Alliance for Alabama’s Infrastructure All over the state, at every level of government, the issue of fixing Alabama’s crumbling road and bridge system is a policy matter that has risen to the forefront over the past few […]

A Recap of 2018 and Looking Forward to 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 […]

A Whole New World In Alabama

A Whole New World In Alabama

By: Darren Hamrick, P.E., MSCE, LEED AP It is a Whole New World in Alabama. With the recent announcement of Project New World, the Toyota-Mazda joint venture to build a $1.6 billion automotive production plant in Limestone County, Alabama, residents are celebrating a major win (which is not in football).  As a result of this […]

Meet Our New Hires: David and Weston

Posted by on Feb 28, 2017 in Sain Associates News | No Comments
Meet Our New Hires: David and Weston

We’re proud to announce that the Sain family is growing… by two! We recently hired two new employees, David Coggin and Weston Glover, to join our team. We’re so proud of the potential that these guys have that we couldn’t wait for you all to meet them!

A Major Construction Obstacle May Be Lurking Beneath Us

Posted by on Jan 31, 2017 in CE&I | No Comments
A Major Construction Obstacle May Be Lurking Beneath Us

By Matt Stoops, Infrastructure Project Manager As a project manager in construction, I often encounter a number of different challenges on any given day. Many times those challenges are unseen because they are underground. That’s right: utilities.

Q&A on Trump Infrastructure Plan

Posted by on Dec 6, 2016 in Economy | No Comments
Q&A on Trump Infrastructure Plan

By Jim Meads, P.E., President/CEO With the recent election of President-elect, Donald Trump, comes the promise of his trillion-dollar infrastructure plan. Buzz continues to grow as frustrated lawmakers are hopeful cuts in federal transportation spending could be coming to an end. I sat down with Mr. Matt Reiffer, the American Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC) […]

Countdown to the Olympics: A take on the Rio games from a local’s perspective

Posted by on Jul 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Countdown to the Olympics: A take on the Rio games from a local’s perspective

An interview with Luana Ozelim Broshears (Picture: Maracana Stadium, Source: www.theguardian.com) How exciting is it that the Rio Olympics is the first Olympics in South America in the event’s 120-year history! In 2009 the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced that Rio de Janeiro would host the 2016 Summer Olympics. With Brazil being one of the fastest […]