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Team Members Attend ACEC Transportation Improvement Conference


 Brad Belmas, Project Manager, Patrick Bailey, Senior Consultant, Michelle Guoin, Project Manager, and Eric Johnson, Construction Services Division Manager all team members of the REI Construction Engineering team of Wausau recently attended the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Transportation Improvement Conference which was held in Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin.  The workshop was co-presented by ACEC and the Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT).

The theme of this year’s conference was “Inspire, Innovate, Deliver: Partners in Getting There.” The conference brings together the department and the consulting engineering community for two days of transportation-related professional development programming and networking opportunities. Topics presented during the general sessions included FHWA updates, WisDOT technical updates, the Leo Frigo Bridge Repair, and Ethics. Additionally, breakout sessions covered a wide variety of topics, including Innovative Design & Construction, Performance Metrics in Technical Services, Consultant Q&A, CARS Update/Ohio DOT, Maximizing Constructability: Contractor Panel Discussion, Statewide Projects, and Crash Reconstruction.