Category: Utility Engineering

Fiber Optics Get Communities up to Speed

By Jan Ash, PE, and Scott Olson: Smaller communities, especially rural ones, have fallen behind when it comes to providing businesses, government buildings, and residents access to high-speed data networks. Read More »

Subsurface Utility Engineering – A Wise Investment

By Janice Ash, PE, and Michael Wolf In today’s world, building and rebuilding are facts of life – from wider roads to larger housing complexes, bigger buildings, and revitalized downtowns. While these changes to roads and buildings are highly visible, within every project is an often-underemphasized component – the utility infrastructure. An electromagnetic locator can… Read More »

Making a Difference, One Solution at a Time

By Thomas Pulse, PE Design professionals come in many forms. They design, engineer, landscape, survey, map, inspect, and build the infrastructure that surrounds and serves us. But they share one common characteristic: The work they do improves lives. For nearly 60 years, the professionals at Ayres Associates have been working to make your world –… Read More »