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Georgia transportation commissioner discusses state's needs, funding

...you assess the quality of Georgia's transportation system at the time you took over?A: In my previous role as chief engineer, I certainly recognize that we are not keeping up, and that's due to limited funding. As I mentioned earlier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-28/georgia-transportation-c
Virgil Gates

...moved his family to Aiken, SC, after designing machinery for a new Tranter plant in the area. Upon retiring as chief engineer after nearly 39 years with Tranter, Virgil spent much of his time on his sailboat along the East coast. Known as...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174401746
Georgia nets new DOT commissioner

...trainee. Gov. Nathan Deal last month tapped him to be the department's next planning director after he had been chief engineer for two years. The governor will now have to select a new planning director nominee to be confirmed by legislative...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-21/georgia-nets-new-dot-com
Transportation officials scramble to get potholes repaired

...maintenance budget (for the fiscal year) but we've blown through that without a doubt," said Leland Colvin, the chief engineer for operations at South Carolina's DOT.Potholes are only one of many leftover problems, including debris removal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-14/transportation-officials-scra
Ramblin' Rhodes: Johnson ready to release second CD 'How Bout Tonight'

...WFXG promotions staffer, on guitar; Tim Strong, WRDW morning meteorologist, on keyboards; Gary Williamson, WFXG chief engineer, on bass guitar; and added vocals by Christie Ethridge, WRDW weekend anchorwoman; and Lexy Cruise, WRDW Web producer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-05-14/ramblin-rhodes-johnso
William Doker

...TV-Channel 6 family in Augusta, Ga. in October 1966. Bill worked in all phases of broadcast engineering, including the Chief Engineer's position at WJBF which he held until 1992. Though he retired, he continued to work for WJBF in a part-time...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173603321
Hays Jensen

...of 1952. He worked in the Cement and Mining industry for 45 years in many capacities such as Plant, Project and Chief Engineer and was a registered Professional Engineer in the state of GA and OH. He faithfully attended Abilene Baptist Church...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170730476
NYC commuter train derails killing 4, hurting more than 60

...state Sen. Jeff Klein, who represents the nearby area, said Sunday.Earlier this month, Metro-North's chief engineer, Robert Puciloski, told members of the NTSB investigating the Bridgeport derailment and that the railroad is "behind...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-12-01/nyc-commuter-train-derails-killing-
Biz Bits

...S.C.CHARLIE MCCOYAward/honor: Named the Engineer of the Year by Beasley Broadcast Group.Details: He is chief engineer for the Augusta radio cluster. TOM ALLGOODAward/honor: Named in the 2014 edition of Georgia Super Lawyers.DETAILS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-10-05/biz-bits
Surveying the road ahead

...collections were 18 percent below estimates."It's not the time to be concerned at this point," says GDOT Chief Engineer Russell McMurry, adding that we're in month nine of a 10-year tax.Buds are starting to sprout on the TSPLOST...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-09-22/surveying-road-ahead