Elyria, OH — February 3, 2016 – KS Associates, Inc., a civil engineering, transportation engineering, and land surveying firm located in Elyria, Ohio, announces the appointment of Dale R. Haywood, P.E., P.S., to the firm’s Site Development Group. The Group provides engineering solutions for all types of land development projects including commercial, institutional, and residential projects.
Haywood joins KS Associates as a Senior Project Manager. He is a dual-registered Ohio Professional Engineer and Professional Surveyor with more than 20 years of experience in providing engineering solutions to public and private-sector clients. He is responsible for all facets of projects, from due diligence studies and planning to design, cost estimating, permitting, and construction-related services.
Haywood is skilled in evaluating the benefits and risks associated with land development projects, helping clients overcome site challenges and capitalize on opportunities. He is familiar with the many technical aspects of civil/site design, including stormwater management, utilities, environmental issues, wetlands, zoning, flood plains, and construction processes. Having worked on development projects of all sizes and scopes, Haywood is also an expert in the permitting process, helping clients understand and work through the regulatory approval process. He also represents clients at public meetings, helping all project stakeholders understand the goals and visions of each project, and the benefit that the project will bring to a community.
According to Lynn S. Miggins, P.E., President of KS Associates, “We are fortunate to have a seasoned expert such as Dale join our team. All indications point to an upturn in the commercial and residential development markets, and with Dale on board, KS Associates is in an even stronger position to serve new and existing clients with site development engineering needs.”
Haywood has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from Cleveland State University’s Fenn College of Engineering. Prior to joining KS Associates, Haywood owned and operated his own civil engineering and surveying business for 15 years. Haywood is a resident of Elyria, Ohio.
About KS Associates, Inc.
KS Associates, Inc. is a civil engineering, transportation engineering, and land surveying firm founded in 1987. The firm provides planning, design, and construction phase services related to public infrastructure projects in the areas of transportation, water, waste water and storm water; coastal engineering services; site development engineering services for institutional, commercial and residential uses; land surveying and mapping services; and 3D laser scanning services. For more information visit: www.ksassociates.com.