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Bourbonnais Parkway Business Park

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Concept Plan A Concept Plan B Site Topography Utility Snapshot The Bourbonnais Parkway Business Park is a proposed 145 acre, mixed-use development adjacent to the newly constructed I-57 Interchange (Exit 318) in Bourbonnais, Illinois. Poised in a unique location and able to take advantage of local infrastructure, the site is easy to see, easy to…

ALL OPENINGS

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CLICK ON A JOB OPENING TO LEARN MORE Job Openings Design Engineers – Manhattan , IL Project Engineer – All Branches License Track Surveyor – Bradley, IL GIS Specialist – Bradley, IL Part Time College Students   MG2A CIVIL ENGINEERS + LAND SURVEYORS WE HELP OTHERS BUILD STRONG COMMUNITIES At MG2A, we noticed many leaders who…

LAND SURVEYING

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License Track Surveyor – Bradley, IL MG2A HAS AN IMMEDIATE JOB OPENING FOR A LAND SURVEYOR WHO IS ON TRACK TO LINCENSURE OR CURRENTLY LICENSED   LICENSE TRACK SURVEYOR MG2A is seeking a land surveyor on a track to achieve licensure to add strength to our branch in Bradley, Illinois. The position will entail field…

Kankakee River Bypass?

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Reposted from 2012 Glen D. Palmer Dam Yorkville, Illinois Safety and recreational improvements were recently completed on a low head dam on the Fox River.  The improvements included downstream steps, a fish ladder, and a bypass channel at the Glen D. Palmer Dam in Yorkville, Illinois.…

FREE PROJECT REVIEW

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FREE G2X Project Review CALL 815-939-4921 A PROCESS DEVELOPED BY MG2A TO HELP GET YOUR PROJECT MOVING FORWARD, GET THE APPROVALS YOU NEED, AND STAY ON PLAN   G2X ProjectTM is a support instrument and written guide we built to help meet three key client service objectives Move Forward. Define clear goals, objectives and progress…

GIS – Making Information Work

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GIS is a powerful tool for recording, using, and sharing information.  MG2A applies the powerful ESRI – ArcGIS Online mapping and analytics platform  to help our clients with facility management, land development marketing, infrastructure operations and maintenance, and public involvement.  Your GIS data can be locked down, fully public, and everything in between.  Consider the increased value of a zoning…

SSES Costs

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A sanitary sewer evaluation study (SSES) scope may include a range of work items. The work items or scope of any particular SSES depends on prior work, specific objectives, and budget.  The budget for any particular SSES scope may be estimated using industry standard costs related to leasing meters, the performance of video inspection, system…

What is the road right-of-way and how do we use it?

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The road right-of-way in a municipality typically refers to property owned by the town or city.  The property is generally in line with the “road” and wider than the road.  Typically, the road right-of-way (ROW) is 50 to 100 feet wide.  In some cases, there is a road with no ROW as we are discussing…

What is Urban Systems Engineering?

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Municipalities face ever-increasing pressure to provide public services with greater reliability, safety, and affordability. They are also under constant pressure to modify services to match changing demands. Many of these services are delivered using aging infrastructure systems or public works such as roads, storm sewers, sanitary sewers, and water mains. Sustainable and effective public works…

Ask an Engineer FAQs

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FAQ 1.  I have a crack in my house foundation.  Can you help me with that. [Answer] No.  But you can contact a firm that competes residential home inspections or a licensed professional structural engineer.  You can google “structural engineer” with your towns name.  I noticed our firm “M. Gingerich Gereaux and Associates” popped up.  So,…