LEGO Summer Camps for Little Big Engineers

Are LEGOs one of your child’s favorite toys? If so, you may have a little big engineer in the making. According to lego.com, “the name ‘LEGO’ is an abbreviation of the two Danish words ‘leg godt,’ meaning ‘play well’.” LEGOS are defined as a development toy comprising of interlocking plastic structure squares. LEGOs are not …

International Women in Engineering Day

Tuesday, June 23rd, will mark the 4th International Women in Engineering Day (INWED). Initially, popularity and enthusiasm for the day expanded the celebration from its concentrated UK origins to become a worldwide event. Originally launched in 2014 by the Women’s Engineering Society (WES), Women in Engineering Day sought to recognize and celebrate the presence and …

Franny Reese Park

Franny Reese Park is proposed on two existing parcels in the Village of Wappingers Falls. The project scope includes demolition of the existing buildings on the two parcels and design of an initial phase for construction as well as call out place holders for future improvements. The scope of construction work includes sawcut pavement and …

The Importance of Green Construction

The construction industry, responsible for about 4% of the world’s particulate emissions, is one of the major sources of pollution. Despite our best construction practices, air, water, and noise pollution continue to threaten our way of life. Green building, a method of construction used to design sustainable, energy-efficient residential and commercial buildings, is now a …

Washingtonville Culvert and Drainage Improvements Project

The project scope included replacement of the undersized culvert under State Route 94 in Washingtonville, which was located directly east of the Ahern Boulevard and State Route 94 intersection. KC was responsible for providing architectural and engineering design, bid phase, and construction administration and support services. The scope of work included field and right-of-way (ROW) …