Category Archives: Engineering

‘Accelerate’ program to put SDPC students on fast track to engineering

In the coming school year, the School District of Pickens County will partner with the South Carolina Governor's School of Science and Mathematics to put high school students on the fast track to an engineering degree through a program called Accelerate. Accelerate is a program that builds a student's interest and capacity in the field of engineering…
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Spartanburg teen wins first place at national ANTEC Conference

Columbia, SC - The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) is pleased to announce that Mario Krussig, GSSM Class of 2016, won a first place award in the undergraduate poster presentation division at the national Society of Plastic Engineers (SPE) ANTEC Conference on May 25, 2016, in Indianapolis, Indiana. Krussig, son of Alois…
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Don Anderson named principal engineer for ECS Carolinas LLP

ECS Carolinas, LLP (ECS) is proud to announce the promotion of Don Anderson, PE to Principal Engineer. Mr. Anderson has over 30 years of experience as a geotechnical and materials engineer, and is a project manager for the Greenville office of ECS Carolinas, LLP. He is responsible for execution, engineering analysis and reporting of both…
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South Carolina Safety Award presented to aeSolutions for second consecutive year

Greenville – For the second year in a row, the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce has recognized aeSolutions with its Commendation of Excellence award. The award, presented by the Chamber’s Safety, Health and Security Committee, recognizes South Carolina Chamber members with a successful workplace safety record during 2015. The Chamber’s annual Safety Awards recognize companies and…
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Engineer intern Gratz joins Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood Greenville team

GREENVILLE, S.C. - Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood, Inc., is pleased to announce Rhys Gratz, EI, as Engineer Intern and one of the newest members of the GMC Greenville team. In this role, Gratz is responsible for design and quality of GMC’s water and wastewater projects.  He has experience in evaluating the effects of water treatment…
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Randy Blackston receives 2016 Distinguished Alumni Award

ANDERSON --- In 1988 Randy Blackston was on the University Transfer track with the goal of studying Business Management at Clemson University when he met Tri-County Technical College’s Industrial Technology instructors, toured the department, and realized that he was challenged by and excited about mechanical equipment, gear ratios, motion time and study, production control, and quality analysis. “I enjoyed the…
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Phase II of Haywood Road undergrounding scheduled to begin

Greenville SC - Weather permitting, on Monday, May 9, the City of Greenville and Duke Energy will begin work on a construction project to bury the overhead utility lines on Haywood Road between I-385 and Woods Crossing Road. The scope of work will include installation of an electrical duct bank system and new mast arm traffic…
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SynTerra adds to staff

Greenville, South Carolina - After a record growth of over 35% for 2015, SynTerra to add employees. During the first quarter of 2016, Craig Eady, Greg Darnell, Dameon Medley, Angela Austin, Catherine Giguere, Kevin Campbell and Vick Crowley joined SynTerra. Craig is a professional geologist and holds a BS and MS in Geology from Texas A&M. Craig…
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Synterra announces new principals

Greenville, South Carolina - SynTerra’s Board of Directors elected Andrea Kehn, C. W. Hutchinson, Chris Stapleton, and Jerry Wylie as Principals of the firm. They also elected Vick Crowley as Chief Financial Officer. Ms Kehn is a registered professional engineer with 27 years of experience in the chemical manufacturing and consulting industries including the last ten years with…
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Shawn Goddeyne PE named Young Engineer of the Year

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- The Piedmont chapter of the South Carolina Society of Professional Engineers (SCSPE) has named Tindall’s Shawn Goddeyne, P.E. Young Engineer of the Year (YEOY). This award honors engineers who make outstanding contributions to the engineering profession and the community during the early years of their career. “Tindall is proud to congratulate Shawn Goddeyne…
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