LDA Engineering Hires Mark Harrison As Client Service Manager in Chattanooga

Monday, July 14, 2014

LDA Engineering has announced the hiring of Mark Harrison, P.E., P.G., as client service manager to provide engineering project management and client services to the Chattanooga metro area, including North Georgia and North Alabama.

“Mark is a great addition to the LDA Engineering team in Chattanooga,” said Jason Brooks, president and CEO of LDA Engineering. “His experience working in Hamilton County, coupled with his passion and expertise in the industry, will ensure that our clients receive the best solutions and customer service.”

Harrison will be involved in research, design, documentation and additional engineering project work for clients in Chattanooga. 

“I am looking forward to continuing the great work of LDA Engineering in the Chattanooga community,” Mr.

Harrison said. “Hamilton County is a great place to do business, and I’m proud to work with all of our clients in the area to solve their infrastructure challenges.”

He has more than 18 years of experience in infrastructure engineering, including his most recent position as the chief engineer for the Hamilton County Water & Wastewater Treatment Authority. Mr. Harrison also has operated Mountain Creek Engineering, Inc. in Chattanooga since 2008 and taught at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga as an adjunct professor since 2012.

Mr. Harrison graduated from Texas A&M University-Kingsville in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science in geology and from the University of Tennessee in 1999 with a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering. He earned a master’s degree in environmental engineering from UT in 2001. Harrison is a member of multiple industry organizations, including the American Society of Civil Engineers.


J&N Portable Buildings Aims To Increase Customers With U-Haul

U-Haul Company of Tennessee announce that J&N Portable Buildings has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Cleveland community. J&N Portable Buildings at 2260 Pleasant Grove Place SW. will offer U-Haul trucks, trailers, towing equipment and support rental items.  Hours of operation for U-Haul rentals are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday- Tuesday and ... (click for more)

Shop Rite Places 1st In Walker County Chamber Of Commerce Annual Golf Tournament

Seventeen teams enjoyed a beautiful day of golf at the LaFayette Golf Course for the Walker County Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Golf Tournament.  First place honors were awarded to Shop Rite while second place went to Georgia Power and third place to Flegal Insurance. Men’s Longest Drive went to Elijah Parker of First Volunteer Bank, Women’s Longest Drive went to Tracey ... (click for more)

Woman, 26, Who Was Set To Testify In Murder Trial, Is Shot And Killed On Elder Street

A 26-year-old woman who was set to testify in an upcoming murder trial was shot multiple times and killed on Wednesday morning. Chattanooga Police responded to the 2100 block of Elder Street on a report of a dead person on the side of the road near Old Ringgold Road and Westside Drive. Police located Bianca Horton.  P olice established a crime scene.  Chattanooga ... (click for more)

Attorney For Bobby Stone Hits Berke, Fletcher For Commenting On Pending Case

The attorney for Bobby Stone on Wednesday said it was "fundamentally wrong" for Mayor Andy Berke and Police Chief Fred Fletcher to comment on the case in which Mr. Stone is charged with domestic assault against his wife, Berke advisor Lacie Stone. Attorney Lee Davis said the comments were unfair and "a disservice to the court." Mayor Berke denied any inappropriate contact ... (click for more)

Case Handled Like Any Other? - And Response

It is interesting that Chief Fletcher would deem the handling of the Mayor's encounter as typical or normal. Is the Chief asking the public to believe that all misdemeanor domestic violence arrests include a 4-hour taped interrogation, and delayed reporting after a visit to the Chief’s house. Of course, we believe that Chief Fletcher. April Eidson * * *  I ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: The American Dream, 2016

On this, the week of commencement, junior high graduations, and achievement at every level is displayed, we stand with hope and wonder as the next wave of promising Americans gives our nation the reason we pray for our next tomorrow. On Monday, as Vice President Joe Biden addressed 950 cadets who would become 2nd Lieutenants by the end of the day at the United States Military ... (click for more)