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2020 Engineering Excellence Grand Award Winner

HDR Global Headquarters has been named the ACEC-Nebraska Engineering Excellence Award (EEA) Grand Award winner for 2020. Headquartered in Omaha since 1917, global design firm HDR sought a new headquarters building that reflected the talents and skills of its architects, engineers, and planners. HDR partnered with owner Noddle Companies to design a 10-story, 240,000-square-foot multi-use […]

2020 Young Professional of the Year Awards

The ACEC Board of Directors is honored to announce two recipients of the 2020 Young Professional of the Year Award: Josh Palik and Rob Vanderveen. Rob Vanderveen Rob Vanderveen, a professional engineer with Lamp Rynearson, has been selected as the 2020 Young Professional of the Year by the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC NE). […]

2019 Charles Durham Achievement Award

The ACEC Board of Directors is honored to present the 2019 Charles Durham Award to Dan Thiele, founder and CEO of Thiele Geotech, Inc. The Charles Durham Achievement Award was created to honor Charles Durham’s leadership in the engineering profession and his community stewardship through civic involvement. Durham served as chairman and CEO of Henningson, […]

Ross Barron is engineering council’s Young Professional of 2019

Ross Barron, a professional engineer with Olsson, has been named the 2019 Young Professional of the Year by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Nebraska. Barron, a technical leader and bridge engineer, holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and is working toward completing his master’s degree in engineering […]

2018 Charles Durham Award Winner

The ACEC Board of Directors is honored to announce Mike Gorman as the 2018 Charles Durham Award winner this year. ACEC/Nebraska Awards 2018 Charles Durham Achievement Award The Charles Durham Achievement Award was created to honor Charles Durham’s leadership in the engineering profession and his community stewardship through civic involvement. Durham served as chairman and […]

2018 young Professional Award Winner

Congratulations to Aaron Grote, for being the 2018 winner of the Nebraska Young Professional Award. Young Omaha Engineer Snares Top ACEC Nebraska Honor Aaron Grote, PE, professional engineer for Omaha-headquartered Lamp Rynearson, has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 ACEC (American Council of Engineering Companies) Nebraska “Young Professional of the Year” award.