Press Release: F&V Adds 12 Staff, Expands Environmental Group

Fleis & VandenBrink (F&V) has added 12 new staff members including a trio to its rapidly growing Environmental Group. Trevor Woollatt, senior project manager, Jonathan Sowder, environmental specialist, and Kate Strohauer, geologist, are among the newest Environmental Group hires. Sowder and …

Project Update: Main Street Improvements, DeWitt

Congratulations to the City of DeWitt on the improvements to their Main Street! Not only was the road repaved, but overhead wires were placed underground to open up the view of beautiful downtown and bikes lanes were added to accommodate …

F&V at two June Conferences

F&V staff will be at two different Michigan Conference this month, starting next week with the 9th annual American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIGP) Michigan Section workshop in Roscommon. Staff will be joining other geoscientists at the Tuesday and Wednesday …

2019 Zweig Group Hot Firm Winner

Thanks to all our clients for helping Fleis & VandenBrink be recognized as a 2019 Zweig Group Hot Firm! F&V ranks 83rd among the fastest-growing architecture, engineering, planning and environmental consulting firms in the United States.

Project Update: Water Tower Improvements, Union City

Congratulations to the Village of Union City, where construction on their new 150,000 gallon water tower, well upgrades, and a new standby power generator. The tower should go online this fall, with the old tower being demoed next spring. The project …

F&V May Conferences

F&V’s staffers will be attending, exhibiting and some will be presenting at six different Michigan Conferences this month. We will be exhibiting today and tomorrow at the Michigan School Business Officials 2019 Annual Conference at the Devos Place in Grand Rapids. Staff …

Newsletter: Land Surveys (MI, April 2019)

Land Surveys - Law Change Requires Survey Recording  Did you know that Michigan surveyors are now required to record surveys completed for the purpose of a sale or land transfer? PA 132, often referred to as the “Survey Act,” changed significantly in …

Geologists Day: Meet Jim

“As an award-winning Geologist who has worked on some of the most challenging hydrogeological projects in our state, we are fortunate to have the technical expertise of Jim at our firm. However, what makes Jim special is how he compliments …

Project Update: Water Tower Improvements, Deckerville

Big things are happening in the Village of Deckerville. After receiving a $1.26 million grant from Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) ICE, the Village has begun construction on a new 300,000 gallon water tower. F&V provided the design and grant application assistance, and …

F&V helps Rushville get $710,890 grant for street work

The City of Rushville was awarded a $710,890 Community Crossings Matching Grant for street improvements including new storm sewers and sidewalks. The INDOT grant will also be used to mill and resurface a number of city streets. F&V PM Larry …

Croswell gets another $10 million from USDA for sewer improvements

The City of Crowell has been awarded another $10 million from the USDA Rural Development (RD) for Phase II of a wastewater treatment plant improvement project. The City will receive a $6,750,000 grant and a 2.5 percent low-interest loan for $3,250,000. Consultant …