As a Lakeland based firm, Chastain-Skillman loves our community.  That’s why we’re a member of the Lakeland Economic Development Council (LEDC) and proudly support YLakeland. YLakeland is an initiative of the LEDC whose goal is to connect young professionals with the community.  This education program keeps community members up-to-date on […]

Chastain-Skillman is proud to be teaming with The Lunz Group, WMB-ROI, KCMH Architects, Marcobay Construction and Wesley Beck on Catapult 2.0 – the renovation, redesign and construction of the new Catapult headquarters, located in the 92 year old Lakeland Cash Feed Building. A documentary team comprised of Caleb Randall of […]

Chastain-Skillman created a boat that was “engineered to win” for the Haines City Cardboard Boat Challenge on Lake Eva last Saturday.  Our “Stormwater Troopers” boat won the Leadership award for the boat’s theme and design, which encouraged the protection of our lakes.  Our vessel not only looked good, but also was fast – earning […]

United Way of Central Florida does such a great job of addressing the needs in our community.  The CS team is honored to do our part to help!

Lakeland’s Lake Mirror Park was recently named in the Top 10 Public Spaces List, created by the American Planning Association.  Chastain-Skillman worked in conjunction Glatting Jackson of Orlando to provide civil engineering and design services for the Lake Mirror Promenade and Parks System, which included: Barnett Family Park Allen Kryger […]

  When challenged with constructing a boat made completely of cardboard and duct tape in just under two hours – Chastain-Skillman employees stepped up to the task. They joined 40 other boats from Lakeland area businesses, clubs and schools to compete at the 13th Annual Lakeland Cardboard Boat Challenge & […]

Chastain-Skillman’s Kevin Albrecht recently received the Young Engineer of the Year Award from the American Society of Civil Engineers Ridge Branch of the Florida Section. Kevin thoroughly embodies the qualities valued for this award: integrity, service, technical ability and a desire to advance the profession and help others. Kevin leads […]

Chastain-Skillman employees channeled their inner Jimmy Buffett to create the float, “A Florida Christmas” for their second appearance in the Lakeland Christmas Parade on Thursday, December 3rd.  The float depicted a beach scene complete with beach chairs, palm trees, sand, a surfing penguin and a “beach snowman.”  The employees on the […]

Chastain-Skillman engineers put their design skills to the test at the 11th Annual Lakeland Cardboard Boat Challenge on September 13th.  The CSI team worked together to plan and construct a boat made solely of cardboard and duct tape.  Chastain-Skillman employees, Kevin Albrecht and Kaitlin Tucker then boarded the “Tugboat Turbidity” and raced […]