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Mitchell Appointed to Mississippi Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Surveyors

William C. “Bill” Mitchell of Brown, Mitchell and Alexander Inc., has been appointed by Gov. Phil Bryant to the Mississippi Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Surveyors. Mitchell is a Registered Professional Engineer, Land Surveyor and Certified Construction Manager. He completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering and Master’s Degree in Public Policy and Administration from Mississippi State University. ...

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Dishili Young to lead Neel-Schaffer Louisiana Transportation/Civil Design Group

Dishili Young, PE, has joined Neel-Schaffer, Inc., and will manage the company’s Louisiana transportation and civil design group. Young has more than 15 years of experience. She will be based in the firm’s Baton Rouge office, which she will help manage while also providing transportation and civil design services to clients in Louisiana and throughout Neel-Schaffer’s nine-state footprint. In addition ...

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Biloxi firm Machado Patano to revive Katrina eyesore for its new headquarters

By JULIA MILLER Biloxi Mayor Andrew “Fo Fo” Gillich’s vision of a revitalized downtown has taken another step foward with the announcement of Machado Patano and M | P Design Group’s plans to renovate a 21,000 square-foot warehouse across from MGM Park. Jamie Barhanovich, Machado Patano’s business manager, said current plans are to relocate both the engineering firm Machado Patano, ...

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Millsaps chapel project has ‘special place in our heart’ for contractor

By BECKY GILLETTE W.G. Yates & Sons Construction Company is not only the general contractor for a project to totally transform the interior of the Millsaps Christian Center in Jackson, but has also donated $2.2 million toward turning the historic building into a modern facility that will include at its center an inspiring light-filled cruciform chapel that will welcome people ...

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ACEC/MS, Installs New 2017-2018 Officers

The American Council of Engineering Companies of Mississippi has installed its new officers for 2017-2018. The new president, Carey Hardin, is with Clearwater Consultants in Starkville. He is a 1974 graduate of Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and later obtained a Master of Science Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering, also from MSU. ...

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Machado-Patano’s Moody passes qualification exam

Nicholas W. Moody of Machado | Patano, PLLC recently passed the Professional Engineering Qualification exam. Moody received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Mississippi State University in 2008, and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Mississippi College in 2006. He joined Machado | Patano in 2009. He received is EI & LEED AP BD + C certification ...

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Stennis Space Center Employees Receive 2017 NASA Honor Awards

Stennis Space Center employees from Mississippi were recently recognized for their work at the Annual NASA Honor Awards. NASA’s Outstanding Leadership Medal: Robert S. Harris was recognized for for progressive leadership as procurement officer and senior procurement official at Stennis. Harris is responsible for overseeing a $4.7 billion acquisition management program and supporting more than 40 resident agencies of the ...

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MSU engineering professor receives Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award

Lei Chen, A Mississippi State University assistant professor of mechanical engineering, is among 37 researchers to receive the Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award, a prestigious junior faculty grant from Oak Ridge Associated Universities. Chen was recognized for his research on metallic additive manufacturing. The award provides $5,000 in seed money for research. Chen also will receive a matching ...

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3 promoted at Belinda Stewart Architects

Belinda Stewart Architects recently made three promotions. Craig Bjorgum, AIA, is now Technical Director, in addition to his duties of Project Manager and Project Architect. Holly Hawkins, AIA, is Marketing Director, along with the duties of Project Designer and Project Manager. Stephanie Stewart, Assoc. AIA, is Studio Director, as well as Project Designer and Project Manager.

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