Langan Names Nine New Associates

Cross section of talent represents firm technical capabilities and geographic reach

Elmwood Park, New Jersey (March  17 , 2009) – Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, a premier land development engineering and environmental consulting firm, has officially announced that nine new Associates have been promoted within the firm. The new Langan Associates are Brian Blum, CPG; Chris Cardany PE, LEED AP; Brian Conlon, PE; Mark Devaney; Paul Fisher, LS; Gerard Fitamant, PE; Tarek Khouri, CEM, PE; Eric Schwarz, PE, LEED AP; and Vincent Yarina, PG, CEM.

The new Associates illustrate Langan’s range of expertise in engineering and environmental services, representing disciplines and capabilities that include site/civil, environmental, and geotechnical engineering, as well as survey, hydrogeology, geothermal design, retail and resort consulting, and business development and marketing. The group is based in various Langan offices: New York, New Haven, Philadelphia, Miami, and Elmwood Park, New Jersey.

“Becoming an Associate at Langan is a tremendous achievement,” said David T. Gockel, President/CEO of Langan. “It requires embracing what has made our firm successful and enhancing what we do for the betterment of our clients and employees. These nine leaders have demonstrated their ability to work collaboratively, grow our business, and fulfill their leadership potential.”

Langan was named Engineering Firm of the Year by the Developers & Builders Alliance and ranks #1 in retail design, according to New York Construction magazine. The firm consistently ranks among the Top 5 Best Engineering Firms to Work For by Civil Engineering News and ranks among the top 20 Green Design Firms by Engineering News-Record.

About Langan Engineering & Environmental Services
Founded in 1970 and headquartered in Elmwood Park, NJ, Langan is a premier provider of integrated land development engineering and environmental consulting services. Currently, Langan ( employs 550 professionals and has regional offices in New York City; Philadelphia, Bethlehem, and Doylestown, PA; New Haven, CT; Trenton, NJ; Arlington, VA; Miami and Tallahassee, FL; Las Vegas, NV, and Los Angeles, CA. The firm offers site/civil, geotechnical, and environmental engineering, as well as landscape architecture and planning, survey/mapping, traffic/transportation, CADD/GIS, natural and cultural resources/permitting, and sustainable design consulting. Langan supports a mix of private developers, property owners and public sector clients in virtually any market sector including commercial, residential, retail, office, industrial, high-rise, infrastructure, energy, school construction, hospitals/healthcare, mixed-use, stadiums/arenas, waterfront development, Brownfield redevelopment, and corporate environmental site assessment and remedial design. Langan International, the worldwide subsidiary of Langan Engineering & Environmental Services, with offices in London, Athens, Abu Dhabi and Dubai, provides all firm services to private and public sector clients around the globe.