Each year, Grotto Pizza at Harvey’s Lake holds an event for local businesses to sponsor a charity of their choice by decorating a tree that and is kept up until the first week of January. This year Borton-Lawson is sponsoring the Domestic Violence Service Center, which provides a safe place for those physically or emotionally abused.
Borton-Lawson employees and their families decorated the tree last night.
Visitors can “vote” for the best-decorated tree, or their favorite charity, by making a monetary donation at Grotto Pizza.
Coordinating with Edwards Moving and Rigging and PennDOT, Borton-Lawson recently completed superload analysis for the move of two structures in Western Pennsylvania. The transportation route took the structures from New Castle, PA to West Middlesex, PA, on S.R. 224 and S.R. 551.
S.R. 224 runs over I-376 with a four span steel I-girder bridge in overall fair condition. Considering the heavy load and STLRFD analysis, the fifteen axle line PST utilized a crabbing technique across the structure at a 30 degree angle and positioned itself no closer than five feet from the face of barrier, which helped distribute the load.
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Borton-Lawson is honored to have been recognized by Wilkes University as its Business Partner of the Year. The award recognizes Wilkes’ partner organizations that demonstrate outstanding quality, value and service.
Borton-Lawson is committed to helping our business partners and friends become leaders and philanthropists in the communities, where we all live, work, and play.
Accepting the award is Borton-Lawson Vice President Patrick Endler (middle) from Wilkes Vice President & General Counsel Loren (Chip) Prescott (left) and Wilkes President Dr. Patrick Leahy (right)
The Borton-Lawson finance department sponsored a lunch and bake sale this week to benefit Ruth’s Place, a Volunteers of America program that provides emergency shelter for homeless women in Luzerne County.
The sale raised $638, all of which will be donated in gift cards to Ruth’s Place.
Borton-Lawson prides itself on being a technological leader within the engineering/architecture industry. As part of this on-going commitment, our employees recently participated in a demonstration of the ARC PlanWell SmartScreen.
This 65” high-quality, high-impact flat-panel display can turn meetings into productive collaborations. PlanWell SmartScreens are more powerful than most other interactive whiteboards because they have their own on-board integrated computer preloaded with the Microsoft Office Suite. This enables the sharing of plans, files, and other presentation content — quickly, easily, and effectively—in a highly visual, interactive way.
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