Elyria, OH — August 7, 2014 – KS Associates, Inc., a civil engineering and land surveying firm located in Elyria, Ohio, announces the appointment of Joshua G. Carpenter to the firm’s Survey Group. The KS Associates Survey Group provides responsive, quality surveying and 3D laser scanning services to public and private clients primarily throughout Ohio and other regions when needed.
Carpenter graduated summa cum laude from the University of Akron in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science degree in surveying and mapping technology. He is a recipient of the 2011 Charles Salem Award for Academic Excellence and the 2012 Graduating Associate Degree Student Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Award, both bestowed upon him by the University of Akron. He is also the recipient of the 2013 Professional Land Surveyors of Ohio academic scholarship.
Carpenter is a Project Surveyor and has performed surveying work for site development, transportation, public utility, rail, and coastal engineering projects. He is adept in many facets of surveying including boundary surveys, ALTA/ACSM surveys, topographic surveys, as-builts, construction surveys, CAD base map production, elevation model creation — all using various survey equipment including Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and high-definition laser scanning technology.
Carpenter’s project experience includes work for some of Cleveland’s large, complex infrastructure projects. Most recently, he provided surveying and mapping services for the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority Complete Rail Line Survey, Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District projects, Ohio Department of Transportation projects, and Eaton Corporation’s new 600,000-square-foot Eaton Center facility in Beachwood, Ohio.
About KS Associates, Inc.
KS Associates is a civil engineering and land surveying firm founded in 1987. The firm provides planning, design, bidding and construction phase services related to public infrastructure projects in the areas of transportation, potable water, waste water and storm water; site development engineering services for institutional, commercial and residential uses; land surveying and mapping services; and 3D laser scanning services. KS Associates is a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE). For more information visit: www.ksassociates.com.