Morrison-Maierle, Inc. and HDR were presented with a 2012 American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) National Recognition Award for the City of Bozeman’s Water Reclamation Facility. The National Recognition Award is given through the annual ACEC Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) competition and presented in Washington, D.C., at the EEA Gala Awards Program. Projects were rated on the basis of original or innovative application of new or existing techniques; future value to the engineering profession; social, economic and sustainable design considerations; complexity; and exceeding client/owner needs. Each national winner was selected from state award winners. In a tough economy, innovative design and bidding methods were usedRead More →

Spanning 588 feet between the towns of Cherry Creek and Island Park, Montana, the 80-foot high Parker-Pratt-style Thompson Falls High Bridge has connected two remote communities on opposite shores of the Clark Fork River for nearly 70 years. Related Stories… MSU engineering alumni apply skills to make new engineering building a reality ASCE gives U.S. infrastructure a D+ in annual report cardRead More →

ACEC-Montana honored the following projects at the Montana Engineering Honors Banquet held in conjunction with the Joint Engineers Conference on November 2 in Helena.
Recipients of Honor Awards in their respective categories are eligible for the 2012 ACEC-National Engineering Excellence Awards competition. Related Stories… MSU engineering alumni apply skills to make new engineering building a reality ASCE gives U.S. infrastructure a D+ in annual report cardRead More →

After more than two years, the $40-million terminal expansion at Gallatin Field Airport near Bozeman, Mont., is winding down. The expansion portion, which broke ground in May 2009, opened on time in August, and now the remodeling of the original building is under way. Completion is due by year-end, in time for the holiday rush and winter peak season. Related Stories… MSU engineering alumni apply skills to make new engineering building a reality ASCE gives U.S. infrastructure a D+ in annual report cardRead More →