Meet Our Service Leaders: Carl McGloughlin, Lehigh Valley Highway Infrastructure Service Leader

McGloughlin, CarlCarl McGloughlin is always looking for ways to grow and expand the Borton-Lawson brand.

As the Lehigh Valley Service Leader in Highway Infrastructure, McGloughlin is charged with overseeing and focusing on projects and opportunities in the Lehigh Valley Region, which includes PennDOT District 5-0, Northampton and Lehigh Counties.

And while Borton-Lawson has a strong reputation in this region, McGloughlin and his team are consistently looking for ways to grow the company’s brand and service offerings.

“We have worked hard to gain a strong reputation amongst our clients in the Lehigh Valley,” said McGloughlin. “We now have the exciting challenge and opportunity to build on that reputation to win larger scale projects, such as highway interchanges and bridges of regional importance.”

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Borton-Lawson Employees Receive Red Cross First Aid Training

first-aidThis week, eight of our employees participated in the American Red Cross Blended Learning training to receive their Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), First Aid, and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) Certification.

American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED training is provided to our employees to ensure that they are prepared to respond in the event of an emergency. The certification is valid for two years, and now Borton-Lawson has a team of employees who can spring to action when an emergency arises.

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Employee Promotion

Lukasavage, MariaBorton-Lawson is pleased to announce Maria Lukasavage’s promotion to HRIS/Payroll Specialist. Maria was our Human Resources Assistant prior to her promotion.

Please join us in congratulating Maria on her new role here at Borton-Lawson!

Borton-Lawson a Silver Sponsor at the GLVCC Transportation Forum

GLVCC-Transportation-ForumContinuing our advocacy for statewide transportation funding, Borton-Lawson was a Silver Sponsor for the annual Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce (GLVCC) Lehigh Valley Transportation Forum, which was recently held at Mack Trucks in Allentown. Our Carl McGloughlin is on the GLVCC Transportation Committee and served on the subcommittee that planned the event.

Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Leslie Richards was the event’s keynote speaker. Secretary Richards stressed the importance of the federal government approving a long term transportation act that will establish a funding source to match Pennsylvania’s transportation funding already in place under PA Act 89.

The Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) also made a presentation on the regional Long Range Transportation Plan as well as a draft of the Lehigh Valley Freight Plan. The event concluded with a panel discussion about Lehigh Valley transportation issues.

Three Pass LEED Green Associate Exams

Karpinski, Doreen Niznik, Joe Heusner, Ryan
Congratulations to Doreen Karpinski, Joe Niznik and Ryan Heusner for recently passing their LEED Green Associate exams.

LEED, or Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design, is a green building certification program that recognizes best-in-class building strategies and practices.

A LEED professional credential signifies that you’re a leader in the field and an active participant in the green building movement. LEED Green Associates have a documented, up-to-date understanding of the most current green building principles and practices, and are committed to their professional future. Receiving the LEED Green Associate certification is the first step in becoming a full LEED Accredited Professional. Lear more about LEED: http://www.usgbc.org/LEED/

Borton-Lawson is committed to incorporating LEED specifications to help save on money and resources and have a positive impact on the health of a building’s occupants, while promoting renewable, clean energy.

Join us in congratulating Doreen, Joe and Ryan on this important achievement.