United Consulting was named Best Place To Work In Indiana for the fourth consecutive year in a row by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce! United was one of thirty-three companies who made the list of small to medium sized companies (between 14 to 249 employees) and the only civil engineering company in this category.
The purpose of the program is to recognize Indiana companies who create an environment in which employees feel valued and to encourage companies to structure their workplace to benefit its employees.
The Indiana Partnership for Transportation Quality (IPTQ) recently awarded eight Quality Awards during Road School on March 8, 2011. United Consulting received a quality design award for the SR 62 & Booneville Project/ Phase III with the INDOT Vincennes District as the owner and E & B Paving, Inc. as the Contractor for this project. Road Team 3 Leader, Jeromy Richardson, accepted the award on United’s behalf.
IPTQ is a partnership of 14 Indiana agencies, industry associations and academia that is dedicated to continuous quality improvement in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of Indiana’s highways. The Quality Awards Program was created to recognize Indiana projects which exemplify outstanding quality, teamwork, innovation, safety and customer focus.
Jerry Ritchie was named the 2009 Engineer of the Year by the Indiana Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). Jerry started his engineering career in 1964 and became a part of the United Team in 1969. During his career, Jerry has designed bridges in 88 of Indiana’s 92 counties and has worked on over 500 bridge rehabilitation and replacement projects. Jerry’s expertise and strong background has remained an instrumental part of United’s Bridge Department and to the company as a whole.