New H20 Award Presented to SD1

Sanitation District No. 1 (SD1), a long-time client of GRW, received during the recent Governor’s Local Issues Conference in Louisville one of two H20 Awards honoring exemplary water resources projects funded by the Kentucky Infrastructure Authority (KIA). 2017 is the first year the awards have been presented.


Municipal Building in KY State Capital Opens to Public

An article in The State Journal, Frankfort, KY's, local news source, provided a preview of the new consolidated administration and customer service building for the Frankfort Plant Board.


Remembering Claude Lessig

GRW is mourning the loss of one of GRW’s founding leaders, Claude Lessig. A water resources engineer and GRW senior vice president, Mr. Lessig became the fifth employee of GRW in 1965. He died May 25 at his home in Lexington, KY. 


ASHE Bluegrass Receives Charter

A new section of the American Society of Highway Engineers (ASHE) was chartered June 1 in Lexington, KY. 

It's called the Bluegrass section and joins the Derby City section as the second section in Kentucky; it's the seventh section in ASHE's Great Lakes region, which also includes Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois.


Pavoni Named Manager of GRW's Louisville Office

Joe Pavoni, PE, LEED AP, has been promoted to manager of GRW's Louisville office. Joe has been with GRW for 14 years and has more than 18 years of experience. He earned his Master's and Bachelor's degrees in civil engineering at the University of Kentucky.


Engineering Week 2017: A Math Connection

While many people have convinced themselves they’re "not a math person" and are happy to avoid it, most engineers simply can't get enough math. 

And when you're young – and enjoy math – it can be important to remain challenged and inspired by the subject. Finding opportunities to do this is one of the main goals of MATHCOUNTS. 


Clifton Heights Underground Wet Weather Storage Makes News

Louisville-based CBS station WLKY reported on a project GRW designed for the Louisville-Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District. The Clifton Heights Wet Weather Flow Storage and Pumping Facilities is one of several wet weather storage facilities the Louisville MSD is "building throughout the city to avoid raw sewage from mixing with storm water during heavy rains."


ACEC Indiana Recognizes Three GRW Projects

ACEC Indiana will recognize several GRW projects as part of its 2017 Engineering Excellence Awards program in March. The winning projects were completed for the Indiana communities of Whitestown, Anderson, and Aurora; they include: