As the Florida landscape continues to grow and develop, how do we address increasing water demands?  Expanding the scope of water reuse systems is a major way to improve overall water sustainability, conserving water for the future. The City of Auburndale (City) sought to decrease their demand for groundwater withdrawal […]

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) awarded HuntonBrady Architects the 2017 Orlando Built Award of Excellence for their work on the Hollis Cancer Center at Lakeland Regional Health. Chastain-Skillman was honored to work with HuntonBrady Architects on the addition to the Hollis Cancer Center.  The addition provided 40 new chemotherapy […]

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, Florida was recently ranked #16 in a national list compiling the 20 Best Places People are Moving to in the U.S.  This list was created by studying the net migration in the 100 largest metro areas in the United States over a five year period (2010-2014).  In short, where are people moving?  […]

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 […]

Chastain-Skillman’s GIS & Biological Sciences Intern, Daniel Gessman, was recently acknowledged in the publication: The record-breaking 2015 hurricane season in the eastern North Pacific: An analysis of environmental conditions.  The publication was featured by Geophysical Research Letters and was also presented at the 32nd Conference on Hurricanes and Tropical Meteorology […]

  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 & […]

Occupational Noise is one of the most challenging workplace hazards today. Worker’s may not be aware that they are being exposed and may not be educated on the adverse health effects of occupational noise. Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) comes mainly from occupational exposure and it always sensorineural – meaning […]

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 […]