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11/12/2014


The Massachusetts Water Works Association (MWWA) presented Jeffrey Faulkner, P.E., with the association’s prestigious William H. McGinness Award during its annual meeting in Westminster on November 7. Faulkner, a Tighe & Bond project manager who works out of the firm’s Worcester office, was applauded by peers for his outstanding service to MWWA, and his overall contributions to the waterworks industry. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
11/5/2014
Tighe & Bond, a New England leader in civil and environmental engineering, recently appointed two new members to its board of directors. The addition of Patrick McCann and Robert Herchert further strengthens the growing firm’s operations, leadership and position in the market place. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
9/17/2014
The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts is pleased to announce four Tighe & Bond college scholarships awards. The scholarship awards honor several of Tighe & Bond’s s former leaders and provide support for local college students pursuing engineering degrees. Founded in 1991, the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts administers a charitable endowment of 550 funds, which have been created either for the benefit of or by residents of the Pioneer Valley. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
9/16/2014


Bettina Eames, PG, joined Tighe & Bond this month as an environmental services project manager working out of the firm’s Portsmouth, New Hampshire office. In this role, she will provide Tighe & Bond’s clients with professional site investigation and brownfields redevelopment services for a wide range of projects.  A Professional Geologist (PG) in New Hampshire, Eames brings 23 years of experience in environmental services to Tighe & Bond’s clients....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
9/11/2014
This month, Tighe & Bond increased its Worcester office space at the Santander Bank Tower on Main Street by 50 percent to keep pace with its ongoing staffing growth at that location. In addition to its established 13th floor location, the firm now also occupies newly renovated office space on the 6th floor of the Santander’s South Tower. This expansion provides Tighe & Bond with the capacity to house up to 60 employees in its Worcester office....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
8/28/2014

 
Tighe & Bond, a New England leader in civil and environmental engineering consulting, appointed Robert Belitz as its Chief Financial Officer this week. In this role, he will direct Tighe & Bond’s financial operations and priorities, as well as contribute to growth strategies consistent with the firm’s continued expansion in the marketplace....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
8/19/2014


David Cedarholm, P.E. joined Tighe & Bond this month as a senior project manager working out of the firm’s Portsmouth, New Hampshire office.

A civil engineer, Cedarholm brings 26 years of experience in water resources, wastewater, stormwater, and asset management to Tighe & Bond clients. During this time, he has focused on serving New Hampshire municipalities. For more than eight years he served as the engineer for the Town of Durham’s Public Works Department, and before that collaborated with numerous other municipalities on a wide range of projects as an engineering consultant.
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8/13/2014

 
Earlier this summer, Boston Community Capital completed its Mill Street solar project in Gardner, Mass. The resulting one megawatt ground mounted solar array, which was developed in conjunction with the City of Gardner and the Gardner Redevelopment Authority, is part of Gardner’s Mill Street Urban Renewal Plan. Located on a remediated brownfield site (the former Bent Mill furniture mill), environmental cleanup and demolition were critical in paving the way for this solar project that is slated to help offset local energy costs....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
7/30/2014
Based on the survey results of its 2014 Best Firms To Work For competition, ZweigWhite recognized Tighe & Bond as one of the best civil engineering firms to work for in the nation this month. This annual awards competition is based on business practice data collected from numerous participating firms across the country, including feedback solicited through an employee survey. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
7/22/2014
Earlier this spring, Pamela Ordung, a recent Penn State graduate and GIS Technician for Tighe & Bond, presented her capstone project at Great Bay Community College to representatives of Hodgson Brook Advisory Board, Advocates for North Mill Pond, the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services, the city of Portsmouth GIS department, and the University of New Hampshire. The project involved development of a Geographic Information System (GIS)-based tool to model stormwater flows to the Hodgson Brook....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
6/11/2014

 
The Connecticut Society of Civil Engineers (CSCE) presented Tighe & Bond with a 2014 Transportation Achievement in Civil Engineering (ACE) Award for roadway improvements associated with the development of Bridgeport Hospital’s Park Avenue Campus in Trumbull, Connecticut. Presentation of the award took place at the annual ACE Awards Program on May 13 at the Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
5/27/2014


During its recent 21st awards celebration in Boston, the Environmental Business Council of New England (EBC) presented Tighe & Bond with an award for its role in developing the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC). The EBC named this state of the art data center, which sits on a former industrial site ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
5/23/2014
On a November day in 2012, against the backdrop of a ribbon cutting ceremony and a host of dignitaries, the City of Holyoke became the official home of the $165 million Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC). Three years in the making, this state-of-the-art data center has heralded in a new age of revitalization for this former paper mill city....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
5/22/2014


Benjamin Levesque, P.E., BCEE joined Tighe & Bond, Inc. this week as a senior project manager who will work out of the firm’s Worcester, Massachusetts office. A civil and environmental engineer, he has more than 15 years of experience in the water and wastewater industry. During this time, he has collaborated with more than 20 eastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island municipalities to design and improve their water and wastewater systems. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
5/6/2014
Tighe & Bond recently published the results of its 2013 Connecticut Water and Sewer Rate Surveys. The results from these latest surveys indicate that residential users in Connecticut pay approximately $467 and $406 annually for water and sewer respectively. This represents increases of 11.6% and 10% above the 2011 averages....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
4/29/2014


Erin Moore, P.E. joined Tighe & Bond’s wastewater team this month as a project manager who will work primarily out of the firm’s Westfield office. A former Tighe & Bond employee before joining a New York based firm eight years ago, Moore has 14 years of experience in the water, stormwater, and wastewater engineering industry....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
4/16/2014


Tighe & Bond, a New England leader in civil and environmental engineering consulting, hired William Hardy, P.E. this week as the growing firm’s newly appointed Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Hardy will work with the firm’s management to ensure optimum service delivery to Tighe & Bond’s expanding customer base across all of its geographic locations....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
3/25/2014

 
The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) presented Tighe & Bond with a Bronze Award during its 2014 Engineering Excellence and Awards Gala on March 19, 2014 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Cambridge.  This award recognizes a $4.1 million upgrade that provides improved operational control and additional storage capacity for the Town of Barnstable’s Hyannis water distribution system that serves 18,000 residents and a seasonal population than can soar to 35,000. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
3/20/2014


Alan Stratton, CSP joined Tighe & Bond’s regulatory compliance team last month as a project manager who will work primarily out of the firm’s Westfield office. He has more than 25 years of experience in environmental health and safety (EH&S), as well as regulatory compliance programs. A Certified Safety Professional (CSP), Stratton brings a wealth of experience to the firm that he has gained from past positions at key industrial facilities throughout the Northeast....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
3/18/2014



Craig Yannes, P.E., a project engineer who works out of Tighe & Bond’s Shelton, Connecticut office, recently earned his Professional Traffic Operations Engineer (PTOE) certification from the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE). This national certification represents the attainment of the specialized knowledge, skills and abilities required for traffic operations engineering. Yannes – who is one of only 15 PTOEs located in Connecticut – has significant experience with transportation planning, traffic impact studies, traffic signal design, roadway design, and traffic calming. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
2/26/2014


The Toxic Use Reduction Planners Association (TURPA) recently elected Jeffrey Bibeau to its board of directors for a two-year term. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
1/29/2014


Marc Richards, P.E., LSP rejoined Tighe & Bond, Inc. this month as the growing firm’s newly appointed Vice President of Environmental Services. A Licensed Site Professional (LSP), he has more than 20 years of brownfields redevelopment, environmental assessment and cleanup, hazardous building materials abatement
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1/21/2014


Last month, Tighe & Bond promoted five employees who have demonstrated exceptional performance, client service and leadership. This includes three who have been promoted to Associate within the firm’s Stock Ownership Program: Briony Angus, Susan Guswa, and David Popielarczyk....To read the rest of this item or to print click here
1/9/2014


The Food Bank of Western Massachusetts recently elected President and CEO David Pinsky, P.E. to its Board of Directors. His three year term serving this non-profit organization, which has been fighting hunger in western Massachusetts for more than 30 years, begins this month. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
1/3/2014


Two professional engineers recently joined Tighe & Bond in the firm’s growing Worcester, Massachusetts office. ...To read the rest of this item or to print click here
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