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Ayres Wins National Award for Creative Bridge Project

May 15, 2019

The American Public Works Association has selected the Grand Avenue Half Moon Lake Bridge in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, as one of its 2019 Public Works Projects of the Year in the Small Cities/Rural Communities Transportation category. This national award comes on the heels of the APWA Wisconsin Chapter’s 2019 Project of the Year Award, the… Read More »


WLIA Recognizes Derringer for Outstanding Contribution

April 4, 2019

The Wisconsin Land Information Association has awarded its 2019 Outstanding Contribution Award to Adam Derringer, GISP. Derringer is a project manager in our aerial mapping group. The Outstanding Contribution Award is given to an individual or organization that has made a substantial contribution to WLIA activities or the Wisconsin Land Information Program. Derringer has been… Read More »


Ayres’ Hydraulic Expertise Plays Big Role in ENR Project of the Year

April 3, 2019

John Hunt William deRosset Engineering News-Record magazine has awarded its Best of the Best and Project of the Year honors to the project that provided permanent repairs to the US 34 corridor along the Big Thompson River near Loveland, Colorado. The highway was damaged during devastating September 2013 flooding. Ayres Associates played a key role… Read More »


Ayres’ Nienow Re-elected to WLIA Board of Directors

February 22, 2019

Zachary Nienow, GISP, project manager in Ayres Associates’ aerial mapping group, was re-elected to the Wisconsin Land Information Association’s Board of Directors. An announcement was made today at WLIA’s annual conference in Appleton. With nearly 15 years of experience in geospatial sciences, Nienow designs and leads lidar, orthoimagery, and digital mapping projects from flight to… Read More »


Wisconsin Completes Statewide Lidar Coverage

Wisconsin lidar stakeholders celebrated the completion of statewide lidar, convening for cake and refreshments Thursday afternoon at the Wisconsin Land Information Association (WLIA) annual conference. APPLETON, Wis. – For the first time lidar coverage is now available across the entire state of Wisconsin, offering users highly accurate elevation data for critical applications such as floodplain… Read More »