Monthly Archives: May 2016

Barry Schoch Named ASHE Person of the Year

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Barry accepting his award.

McCormick Taylor Vice President Barry Schoch (HBG) was selected for the American Society of Highway Engineers’ (ASHE) Robert E. Pearson/Person of the Year Award! The award is given annually during the National Conference and was presented to him during a luncheon on May 20.

The award recognizes contributions to the highway industry outside of ASHE and outside of one’s normal job. In conjunction with this award is the Russell Horn $1,000 Grant. Barry selected Leg up Farm in Mount Wolf, PA to receive the grant. Leg up Farm is a non-profit therapy center in York County, Pennsylvania for children with special needs.

Prior to returning to McCormick Taylor in June 2015, Barry served as Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Transportation. He has more than 30 years of engineering experience including consulting, managing, or key involvement in complex transportation projects throughout Pennsylvania.

 

McCormick Taylor Lands at #154 on ENR’s Top 500 Design Firms List

We’re proud to announce that McCormick Taylor has been ranked #154 in Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) Top 500 Design Firms List! The list, published annually, ranks the 500 largest design firms in the United States based on design-related revenue. While our ranking has slightly dipped from 152 to 154, we have consistently maintained position in the top one-third of the list since 2010.

See the full 2016 Top 500 Design Firms here: https://bit.ly/24q2esL

Amanda Baker to Present at the Ohio Stormwater Conference

Baker, AmandaOn Friday, May 6, Amanda Baker, P.E., LEED AP ID+C will present at the Ohio Stormwater Conference. Her presentation, Satisfying the Industrial MS4 Permit, will elaborate on the requirements associated with industrial permits and showcase four county-owned sites that will provide a framework to discuss strategies to satisfy permit requirements and discuss lessons learned.

The 2016 Ohio Stormwater Conference is an annual conference dedicated to advancing the knowledge and understanding of comprehensive stormwater management for those who work in all aspects of planning, design, implementation and regulatory compliance. This year’s conference is being held May 4-6 at the Sharonville Convention Center in Sharonville, Ohio. The conference will provide updates on environmental issues, new technologies, regulatory information and pollution prevention. The 2016 Ohio Stormwater Conference is a great opportunity to strengthen your skills and knowledge in an intensive workshop setting with other colleagues.

The conference will provide updates on environmental issues, new technologies, regulatory information and pollution prevention. The 2016 Ohio Stormwater Conference is a great opportunity for attendees to strengthen their skills and knowledge in an intensive workshop setting with other colleagues.