We are excited to announce the acquisition of Vision Engineering & Planning, a transportation planning and engineering DBE firm with offices in Columbia, MD and Atlanta, GA.
Eric Wood is our featured associate this month. Being from Birmingham, Eric knew about Sain’s respected reputation in the industry and was thrilled to begin his position as CE&I Inspector/Design Engineer on the Infrastructure team just a few weeks ago. Welcome to the team, Eric!
In a Q & A session, we learned a little more about Eric…
Q: Tell us a little about yourself.
A: I grew up in Vestavia Hills and graduated from The University of Alabama in 2013 with a degree in Civil Engineering. I worked for Engineering Design Technologies prior to my move to Sain.
Q: Tell us a little bit about your family.
A: I am the oldest of 5 children. I have 3 younger brothers and a baby sister that is 16 years old.
Q: Tell us something about yourself that would surprise us?
A: I referee men’s college basketball as well as high school basketball.
Q: What aspect of your role do you enjoy the most?
A: What I enjoy about my role is being able to ensure quality work and seeing the results of a successful project that help better the community I grew up in.
Q: What did you want to be when growing up?
A: When I was 6 years old I wanted to be Zorro, but later I decided a Civil Engineer might be a better choice.
Q: What do you like to do in your spare time?
A : In my spare time I enjoy sports, grilling out, and I am always up for watching a good documentary.
Q: What is your favorite sport? Team?
A: I enjoy basketball and football. My parents raised me to be a Tennessee Volunteer fan, but I enjoyed three national championships while in school at The University of Alabama.