Ohio Civil Engineering and Surveying Firm KS Associates, Inc. Helping to Keep Cleveland Public Square Construction On Track

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KS Associates is providing surveying services for construction of Cleveland's re-configured Public Square. Survey crews are working hard to help contractors complete the project in June 2016, in time for the Republican National Convention.

KS Associates Surveys CLE Public Square

KS Associates is providing construction surveying services for the re-design of Cleveland Public Square. Shown here are pre-cast concrete sections of benches that will form a seating area.

This is a challenging survey assignment due to the aggressive schedule and amount of equipment operating in a condensed site. Fortunately everyone is working together. - Mark Yeager, P.S., KS Associates Director of Surveying Services

Dozens of construction crews are busy installing lighting, electrical, concrete elements, water features, landscaping and other infrastructure in the heart of downtown Cleveland, Ohio. A massive year-long $32 million effort to re-construct Cleveland Public Square is underway, and KS Associates, Inc. is helping to keep the project on track.

KS Associates is under contract with construction management firm Donley’s, Inc. and eight subcontractors to provide surveying services for the project. KS Associates is providing construction staking services to pinpoint the locations of where each element of the square will be installed. From sections of pre-cast concrete that will come together to form permanent bench seating walls, to utilities, trees, site grading, and pavement, KS Associates is helping to steer construction in the right direction to keep the project on schedule.

According to Mark A. Yeager, P.S., KS Associates’ Director of Surveying Services, “This is a challenging survey assignment due to the aggressive scheduling of construction, and the numerous contractors and equipment working in a condensed site area. Fortunately, everyone is working together in a collaborative effort to achieve the same goal of completing quality work on schedule.”

To date, KS survey crews have performed more than 1,000 hours of surveying services to meet milestones and deadlines. The project broke ground in May 2015 and is on an aggressive schedule, slated for completion in June 2016, in time for the Republican National Convention.

About KS Associates, Inc.:
KS Associates, Inc. is a civil engineering and land surveying firm founded in 1987. The firm provides planning, design, bidding and construction phase services related to public infrastructure projects in the areas of transportation, potable water, waste water and storm water; site development engineering services for institutional, commercial and residential uses; coastal engineering services; land surveying and mapping services; and 3D laser scanning services. KS Associates, Inc. is a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE). For more information visit: http://www.ksassociates.com

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