Posts Categorized ‘Civil Engineering’

Time for a Pause

Blog-HillRRay Hill,
Civil Engineer –

Blog-PauseAmidst the continual stream of project deadlines, revisions, updates and revisions of revisions, it is very easy to forget to pause for a few moments throughout the day.  After hours of grueling design in opposition to obstinate constraints, sometimes the key is not in that … Continue Reading

The Rec Committee

Blog-BernalEstrella Bernal,
Civil CAD Technician –

What is a Rec Committee (Recreation Committee) and what do they do?

I am one of the individuals that comprise the rec committee at Martin/Martin.  The other outstanding members are Erica Toren, Tyson Sillery, Chris Turnbull-Grimes and Andrew Stam. We all have different “jobs” … Continue Reading

Snacking on the job

Blog-Clark-SupinskiChelsy Clark-Supinski,
Civil Engineer –

Engineering can be exciting, but let’s be honest, most of the time it can be pretty dry (even when working on detention ponds and storm drainage systems – haha).  Something’s got to keep us going, right?

I’m pretty sure I eat all day long while … Continue Reading

Martin/Martin Sponsors Engineers Without Borders

Blog-Turnbull-GrimesChris Turnbull-Grimes
Structural Engineer –

Blog-EWB3In college, I had the incredible privilege of acting as a project manager for Engineers Without Borders (EWB) working with the community of San Antonio Abad, El Salvador on a water distribution and treatment system.  That formative experience instilled a sense of service and led … Continue Reading

No More Water?

Blog-YarnellJustin Yarnell,
Civil Engineer –

Let me begin by saying that I am not one of those people that believes in pollution-induced climate change.  I believe the earth and its climate are constantly changing – the same way it has been since the beginning of time.

However, I will acknowledge … Continue Reading