Stephen Meyer Named Branch Manager With Alfred Benesch & Company

Sunday, January 12, 2014
Stephen Meyer
Stephen Meyer
Professional Engineer Stephen Meyer has joined national engineering firm Alfred Benesch & Company. Mr. Meyer will serve as branch manager and senior project manager for the company’s Chattanooga office.

A graduate of Central High School, Mr. Meyer earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and his Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Minnesota.

Mr. Meyer has more than 40 years of experience in the engineering industry, focusing on transportation engineering, systems designs and implementation of transportation strategies. He has been published in several professional international journals.
He is a registered professional engineer in 15 states and Washington D.C.

Mr. Meyer spent years working in the public sector for the city of Minneapolis, Mn., as well as for Hamilton County. He also served as vice president of engineering for Geologic and Environmental Services and as assistant vice president for Volkert, Inc. 

Mr. Meyer has served in advisory roles on a number of professional boards, including the Air Pollution Control Board and the UTC Civil Engineering Advisory Board. He was also the program manager for the design of Chattanooga’s Intelligent Transportation System (ITS). 

Additionally, Mr. Meyer is a member of several professional organizations, such as the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Chattanooga/Hamilton County Regional Health Council and the Institute of Transportation Engineers.

“My entire career has been about progress through collaboration,” said Mr. Meyer, who specializes in large-scale program management. “I am honored to work with a company who shares my professional vision.”

Established in 1946, Alfred Benesch & Company provides civil and structural engineering services to clients in transportation and infrastructure development. The company is headquartered in Chicago, and has offices throughout the United States.


TBI Releases Annual Statewide Crime Study, Revealing Increases Across Tennessee

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released its 2017 ‘Crime in Tennessee’ report on Friday, revealing a slight overall increase in reported instances of crime in the most recent reporting year. The annual study compiles data reported from each law enforcement agency in the state through the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS). The TBI’s sophisticated crime ... (click for more)

Reliance Partners Announces New V.P. Of Risk Services, John Seidl

Reliance Partners announced the addition of John Seidl as V.P. of Risk Services. Mr. Seidl is recognized as a leading expert in DOT commercial transportation compliance.   As a former Wisconsin State Motor Carrier Trooper and FMCSA investigator with more than 20 years of experience in risk services, Mr. Seidl is well-versed in the transportation insurance space. He ... (click for more)

TBI Puts Man Who Killed 4 At Waffle House On Its "10 Most Wanted" List

A man who killed four people and injured two others at a Waffle House near Nashville on Sunday morning is still on the loose and has been added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's ‘Top 10 Most Wanted’ list. He was identified as Travis Reinking, 29, of Morton, Ill., was arrested last year when he was in a restricted area at the White House in Washington, D.C. Reinking ... (click for more)

Dayton Teen Arrested After Running From Deputies On Highway 60; Passenger Caught With Drugs

Hamilton County Sheriff deputies caught up with a Dayton teen who drove off at a high rate of speed on Highway 60 on Sunday afternoon. A passenger in the vehicle was caught with drugs. At approximately  5 p.m. , deputies observed a white Chrysler 200 traveling south in the 7800 block of Highway 60 at a high rate of speed. The driver was improperly passing other vehicles ... (click for more)

Teachers Have Good Compensation Compared To Other Taxpayers - And Response

Hamilton County experienced a property tax increase of about 10.7 percent in 2017. By law the reappraisal of property shall not increase tax revenue. So after the reappraisal the state certified millage rate for Hamilton County was 2.4976 per hundred dollars assessed value. The county commission voted to raise the millage rate to 2.7652 per hundred. That's about a 10.7 percent increase ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The Saturday Funnies

All of us who marvel at the sound of bagpipes at a funeral realize the majesty that people like piper Scottie Maclellan can lend to any “homecoming” and for years there has been a wonderful tale out of Nova Scotia that leads this week’s parade of The  Saturday  Funnies. Mind you, I do not write these stories, as many who have followed man’s laughter down through the ... (click for more)