Kelvin Tyler Joins Long as Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE), Project Manager

Long Engineering is pleased to announce the addition of Kelvin Tyler, Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE), Project Manager.

Mr. Tyler has built comprehensive project execution, quality and risk management plans, and has successfully executed multiple projects within contracted schedules and budgets. With over 20 years of SUE experience, he has experience using a wide-range of geophysical tools and equipment to solve complex utility mapping problems.

Mr. Tyler has performed and managed numerous SUE investigation projects for a several clients and industries, including various State Departments of Transportation, the Department of Defense, Municipalities, Aviation, Petroleum, Power Utilities, Environmental & Geotechnical, and Railways.

In addition, Mr. Tyler has managed numerous Utility Impact Analysis projects and has prepared numerous Departments of Transportation SUE deliverables and other investigation reports.

We are excited to welcome Mr. Tyler to our talented team of SUE professionals!

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Long Engineering Announces the Addition of David E. Simmons, PLS, as Project Manager

Long Engineering is pleased to announce the addition of David E. Simmons, PLS as Project Manager in our Land Surveying department. Mr. Simmons has 34 years of surveying experience with a concentration in the transportation, utility, and mapping industries. With the adoption of the Governor’s Road Improvement Program (GRIP) by the State of Georgia in 1989, Mr. Simmons has worked extensively as a subconsultant for the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) on many urban, rural, and bridge projects. He currently serves as Co-Chair on the GPTQ/CRC Surveying and Mapping Subcommittee, and was honored to represent the Subcommittee for an Outstanding Contribution Award at the 2019 Georgia Partnership for Transportation Quality Annual Conference. 

Mr. Simmons has been licensed as a Land Surveyor in the State of Georgia since 1995. His comprehensive experience includes projects for the City of Atlanta, Fulton County, Gwinnett County, City of Suwanee, as well as GDOT projects with a focus on topographic surveying, deed research, preparation of right-of-way plans, plats and legal descriptions for deeds, right-of-way staking, surveys for roadway sight distance determinations, roadway multi-point levels, and surveys in support of the preparation of demolition plans. Additional expertise includes subsurface utility engineering (SUE), utility research, and utility impact analysis, which has been an important service line for our clients.  We are excited to welcome Mr. Simmons to our talented team of Survey and SUE professionals. 

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Long Engineering Announces the Addition of Jaime F. Higgins as Land Development Survey Manager

Long Engineering announced today the addition of Jaime F. Higgins, PLS, CP as Land Development Survey Manager. Higgins comes to Long Engineering with more than 33 years of surveying experience throughout the southeast. Mr. Higgins has extensive experience with land development surveys encompassing a wide range of projects including campus settings, residential, industrial, ALTA Land Title, and solar farms projects. Mr. Higgins is also experienced in the power, gas, light, and utility industry with inventory projects and corridor surveys.

Additionally, Mr. Higgins experience includes aerial mapping and knowledge with GPS systems including Real Time Kinematic systems, reflectorless survey technology, robotic total stations, digital levels, and First Order and Second Order Class 1 Procedures. I am thrilled for the opportunity to join the Long Engineering team,” Higgins said. “I’m excited to work with the talented team of surveying professionals at LONG, and to lead the efforts of our Land Development group while assisting with various other surveying needs of our incredible clients.”

“Bringing the best talent in the industry to our clients and prospects is one of our core principals,” said Mike Thurman, SVP. “Jaime is a great addition to our team, and we are confident in his ability to immediately spearhead our Land Surveying efforts.”

Mr. Higgin’s experience includes work at several well-recognized firms here in the greater Atlanta market, as well as professional surveyor licenses in five states including an ASPRS certification. He served as Managing Principal of Vector Technical Services, LLC; Survey Director, Travis Pruitt and Associates, Inc.; Survey Group Manager, Integrated Science and Engineering, Inc.; and Vice President, HDR Engineering, Inc., Atlanta Survey Department Manager.

Randall Mullins, PE joins Long Engineering

Long Engineering is pleased to announce the addition of Randall Mullins, PE to our Alabama engineering staff. Randall recently retired from the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) and will serve as our bridge practice leader for projects in Georgia and Alabama. At ALDOT Randall supervised the Bridge Bureau’s five design sections, developed the plan development process for ATRIP bridge projects, served on a number of AASHTO bridge committees, and provided technical guidance to the thirty-five Bridge Bureau engineers and design technicians under his direction.

In addition to Randall’s experience with complex ALDOT bridges, he brings a wealth of knowledge regarding local government projects. His experience includes bridge repair, rehabilitation, and inspection, and he served as the technical subject matter expert on ALDOT’s Emergency Bridge Inspection Team (EBIT). Randall’s expertise, combined with that of Charles Markert and Anthony Kamburis, allows us to provide reliable turn-key engineering services to local governments across Alabama.

Randall lives in Montgomery, Alabama with his wife and enjoys wood working, gardening, and camping. He is the proud father of three children. He has one granddaughter.

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