September 2017 Branch Meeting...


The upcoming branch meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 12, 2017, at the Alabama Department of Transportation in Conference Room 5 and 6. We will serve lunch at 11:30 a.m., then the meeting will begin at 12:00 p.m. and adjourn at approximately 1:00 p.m. We are excited to have Mr. Jonathan Byham from Atlantic Group to join us this month and provide a presentation about “The Use of Drones and Aircraft on Engineering Projects.”

This month’s lunch will be from Chicken Salad Chick and will include sandwiches, chips, cookies, and tea. The cost of lunch will be $8 per person, so please contact Greg Boleyn at gboleyn@montgomery-asce.org no later than Monday, September 11, 2017, if you would like to eat.

Atlantic Group is a technology centered small business with the management, acquisition and processing capabilities of a large firm in Huntsville, AL. Atlantic specializes in providing quality aerial data acquisition and land information solutions to both government (federal, state and local) and private sector clients. Established in 2005 with an experienced team of mapping and GIS professionals. Atlantic is rapidly growing to become an industry leader in remote sensing and aerial mapping.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Save the Date... 2017 Scholarship Golf Tournament on November 2, 2017

Montgomery ASCE Branch is holding an annual scholarship golf tournament on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at the Lagoon Park Golf Club in Montgomery, Alabama. Bring your clients and colleagues for a fun afternoon of golfing, networking, and enjoying the beautiful fall weather!

The tournament format will be a shotgun 4-person scramble starting at 1:00 pm. A putting green will be available before the event and range balls will be provided for everyone to warm up. Prior to the tournament, the branch will have a lunch and learn. Awards will be provided for the teams with the lowest score, longest drive, and closest to the pin.

For more information, visit www.montgomery-asce.org/golftournament.htm

Montgomery Branch Awards 2017 Scholarships


Pictured (L to R): Lance LeFleur (Director of ADEM), Andrew Harry (Scholarship Committee Chairman), Scholarship Winners - George Norrell, Eric Highland,
Hunter Wingard, and Brad Williams (Branch President)

On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017, the Montgomery Branch of ASCE presented $3,000 dollars in Scholarships to three deserving High School Seniors. There were eleven scholarship applications that were received from River Region High Schools, and the Scholarship Committee Panel of seven practicing engineers worked hard to choose the winners.

The recipients of the scholarships were 1st Place – Robert Eric Highland (Loveless Academic Magnet Program), 2nd Place – George Wilbur Norrell, Jr. (Montgomery Academy) and 3rd Place – Hunter Morgan Wingard (Wetumpka High School). We would like to say Congratulations to each recipient and wish them success at their college of choice.

Additionally, we would like to say “Thank You” to all of our engineering partners who helped make these scholarships possible!!

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