It’s Our Anniversary!

This month we are celebrating the 38th anniversary of KC Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C. (KC). If you are interested in a short history of our company, please read on! KC is a diversified, multidisciplined consulting engineering firm. KC was founded on April 13, 1983 to provide our public and private sector clients with a …

Tips for the Non-Surveyor

Have you ever been curious about surveying markouts and/or what the flags and spray paint mean? If you are interested in learning the color codes, please read on! It is important to know that these color codes follow a guideline suggested by the American Public Works Association (APWA). These utility markouts have 6 main colors, …

African-American Pioneers in Engineering You Should Know About

    February is African-American History Month. As such, it is the perfect opportunity to highlight the engineering achievements of African-Americans who, although they may have contended with racism, societal inequality, and discrimination, worked hard to overcome obstacles and accomplished great things in the field of engineering. Walter Brathwaite, an American engineer who was born …

The History of Mechanical Engineering

    Did you know that mechanical engineering is one of the oldest branches of engineering? If you are in the mood for some history, please read on! It is not a secret that there are many different types of engineering branches, however mechanical engineering is one of the most diverse and versatile engineering fields. …

Engineering the Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball

Every December 31, millions of people around the world gather to observe the passing of the year and to celebrate the beginning of the next. Amid the various festivities across the globe, one of the most iconic displays is the Times Square Ball drop in New York City. This particular celebration culminates with a countdown …