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EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC Hires Timothy Haakenstad, P.E.
Hunt Valley, Maryland (5 April 2016)—EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC (EA), a leading provider of interdisciplinary environmental services, announced today that Timothy (Tim) Haakenstad, P.E., has joined the firm as a Senior Water Resources Engineer. Located in EA’s Lincoln, Nebraska office, Tim will provide technical direction and managerial oversight for complex water resources projects such as dam rehabilitation, wetland and stream restoration, agricultural waste, and crop irrigation projects.
With more than 30 years of water management project experience, Tim has developed exceptional skills in engineering conservation practices and procedures, including soil erosion control, water conservation and irrigation water management, pollution abatement, and water quality. His immediate assignment is to support the completion of three watershed dam rehabilitation plans for structures located in Kansas.
“We are fortunate to have Tim join EA. His in-depth knowledge of Midwestern soils, climatic conditions, and water resources will greatly benefit many of our clients, as will his expertise with the region’s regulatory policies and procedures,” noted Dale Schlautman, P.E., Manager of EA’s Lincoln, Nebraska operations.
Roger Place, Vice President and Director of EA’s Central United States operations, added: “An exceptional leader, Tim will also be called upon to mentor our growing engineering staff. Drawing on his decades of experience in developing engineering training programs, Tim will be actively engaged with our junior professionals fostering the technical and interpersonal skills that are critical to ensuring continued career growth while delivering outstanding service to our clients.”
A professional engineer licensed by the State of Nebraska, Tim earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Nebraska. Prior to joining EA, Tim served as the State Conservation Engineer for the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. There, he was responsible for the NRCS engineering program in Nebraska and served as a member of the Nebraska NRCS Leadership Team, helping to guide agency operations.
About EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC
EA is a 100% ESOP-owned public benefit corporation that provides environmental, compliance, natural resources, and infrastructure engineering and management solutions to a wide range of public and private sector clients. Headquartered in Hunt Valley, Maryland, EA employs more than 400 professionals through a network of 24 commercial offices across the continental United States, as well as Alaska, Hawaii, and Guam. In business for more than 42 years, EA has earned an outstanding reputation for technical expertise, responsive service, and judicious use of client resources. For more information about EA, visit www.eaest.com.