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STH 29/CTH “VV” Interchange In Brown County, WI.
STH 29/CTH “VV” Interchange Wins WisDOT Construction Award

January 20, 2023

The STH 29/CTH “VV” Interchange project in Brown County this week was awarded the 2022 Outstanding Highway Construction Award from the Wisconsin Department of Transportation in the category of grading for contracts of $25 million and under. Hoffman Construction Company, Inc., was the prime contractor on the WisDOT Northeast Region project, and Ayres was the… Read More »


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Shambeau Promoted to Manager of Municipal Services

January 16, 2023

Gareth Shambeau, PE, has been promoted to manager of the Municipal Services Group based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, effective today. Shambeau, who joined Ayres 11 years ago, takes on leadership of Ayres’ municipal services staff based in River Falls, Wisconsin, and St. Paul, Minnesota, as well as those based in our Eau Claire headquarters. His… Read More »


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Landscape Designer Bernhardt to Join National ASLA Committees

December 21, 2022

Paige Bernhardt, landscape designer in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, has been selected to serve on the American Society of Landscape Architects’ Associate Advisory Committee and Student Support and Engagement Committee. The Associate Advisory Committee comprises young professionals in their first four years out of college. It advises national ASLA leaders on the experiences of young professionals… Read More »


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Wilkinson Named Director of MEP-California

December 1, 2022

Andy Wilkinson has been named director of the California group of Ayres’ MEP Division. Wilkinson, who is based in the Los Angeles area office and has 16 years of professional experience, is the division’s lead mechanical engineer with expertise in HVAC, plumbing, process piping, and refrigeration design for various sectors, including high-tech industrial, pharmaceutical, recording… Read More »


Rasmusson Brings MEP Software Expertise to Ayres

Don Rasmusson has joined Ayres as an MEP software project manager based in St. Paul. Rasmusson is responsible for overseeing the continued development of our productivity software based in Revit. Rasmusson is engaging with our clients around the nation to understand what mechanical, electrical, and plumbing design technologies they are currently using, and he’s identifying… Read More »