Schirrick Expands Horace Team

Share this Post Interstate Engineering is pleased to welcome Wyatt Schirrick to the Horace Team. As a Staff Engineer, Schirrick is joining the team dual degrees in Civil Engineering and Philosophy from North Dakota State University in 2020. “I hope to bring a positive influence to the company and people around me,” said Schirrick of his goals at Interstate Engineering. Wyatt, along with the rest of the Horace team, can be found at 416 Main Street and can be reached …

Bivens Joins Jamestown Team

Share this Post Interstate Engineering is proud to announce and welcome Jason Bivens to the Jamestown Team. Bivens is a project manager and environmental specialist. Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology, Bivens has experience with environmental permitting, compliance, and delineation. “I hope to add support for project managers regarding environmental permitting, state & federal agency correspondence, and to act as an environmental sub-contractor liaison,” said Bivens of his goals at Interstate Engineering. Bivens and his family live in …

Scanlan Joins Williston Team

Share this Post After testing the waters as an intern, Ryan Scanlan joined the team full time in April. A graduate of Montana State University, Scanlan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering. He has experience with observation, surveying, and CAD work. “I grew up on the contractor side of things going to work with my dad and grandfather,” said Scanlan of his drive towards engineering. “I like the thought of being the person that designs and makes …

Bassingthwaite, Senger Named to Board of Directors

Share this Post Interstate Engineering, Inc. has named Mike Bassingthwaite, PE, and Wade Senger, PE to their Board of Directors. Bassingthwaite will serve as Treasurer and Senger will serve on the board as Corporate Secretary. Bassingthwaite, based out of Interstate Engineering’s Wahpeton office, has been part of the team since 1997. Recently serving as Wahpeton Office Manager and Eastern Regional Vice President, he has a strong background in county work, with an emphasis on hydrologic and hydrology. His experience as …

Stapp Joins Interstate Engineering

Share this Post Interstate Engineering is proud to announce and welcome Steve Stapp to the Red Lodge office. Stapp, a professional engineer and registered architect, specializes in structural engineering with a focus on heavy industrial structural and civil engineering, building design, foundation design, and steel and concrete design. Stapp, a graduate of the University of Wyoming, is a registered professional engineer in Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Washington, and Minnesota. He is also a Registered Architect in Washington. “Steve’s …

Limited Office Access

We are all in this together. As part of that effort, we are reducing office access to our staff and to clients by appointment only, while utilizing mail, email, phones, and virtual connection to continue to work with our clients. Be safe. Be well. We will be here for you.

Stinson Expands Williston Team

Share this Post Interstate Engineering is pleased to welcome Josie Stinson to the Williston Team. Josie is a graduate of Montana Tech and holds a degree in Civil Engineering.  Josie brings energy and excitement with her as she joins the Williston team. Her understanding of basic engineering principals and drive to continue to learn make her a valuable asset to the company. “I have always had a love for science, math, and problem solving which led me to civil engineering. …

Foertsch Joins Interstate Engineering

Interstate Engineering is pleased to welcome Mike Foertsch to the East Central Team. Mike is a Professional Engineer and Professional Land Surveyor licensed in Minnesota. As a seasoned Civil Engineer and Land Surveyor with vast experience in the Western Minnesota and Eastern North Dakota area. Mike’s experience and education will be valued assets as the company as he not only expands the municipal sector but mentors up and coming team members as well. “I hope to share my knowledge of …

Lower Expands Planning Team

Share this Post Interstate Engineering is pleased to welcome Matt Lower to the Horace office team. Matt is a professional planner specializing in small community planning, tribal planning, and community engagement. Holding a Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology from the University of Buffalo and a Master’s in Urban and Regional Planning from Eastern Washington University, Matt’s experience and education will be valued assets as the company continues to grow our planning studio.  “I hope to help maximize the value of …

Steinberger Certified Senior Professional of Human Resources

Tara Steinberger, Director of Human Resources with Interstate Engineering, recently earned her Senior Professional of Human Resources certification. Earning this certification demonstrates expertise in the strategic and policy-making aspects of Human Resources (HR) management. It ensures that the HR department has the strategic leadership needed to tackle big-picture business issues beyond the HR function. Areas tested on include Leadership and Strategy; Employee Relations & Engagement; Talent Planning and Acquisition; Learning & Development; and Total Rewards. Steinberger has been with Interstate …

Hastings Diversifies Mandan Team

Share this Post Interstate Engineering has expanded survey services with the addition of Reid Hasting to the Mandan, North Dakota, office.  Hastings will serve as a Survey Technician and CADD Technician. Graduating in the spring of 2019 from Bismarck State College, Hastings holds an Associate of Applied Science degree from Bismarck State College.  “I hope to be an outstanding employee,” said Hasting of his goals for his career with Interstate Engineering.  Welcome aboard Reid! 

Jorgenson Joins Survey Team

Share this Post Interstate Engineering has expanded survey services with the addition of Robin Jorgenson to the Belfield, North Dakota, office.  Jorgenson has been brought on as a Survey Party Chief. With over a decade of experience working in the survey field, he brings a strong understanding of construction surveying, pipeline surveying, and topographic surveying to the team. Jorgenson holds an Associate of Applied Science degree from Southeast Technical Institute. He is also a veteran, having served in the US …

Herman Joins Wahpeton Team

Share this Post We are excited to announce the addition of Thomas Herman, EI, to the Wahpeton, North Dakota, office. Herman will serve as a staff engineer with a focus on transportation engineering and municipal engineering. Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from South Dakota State University, he has experience in transportation engineering and will continue to focus on that area while expanding his knowledge into other areas.  “I have always enjoyed tinkering with things and learning …

Hoffman Expands Spearfish Office

We are excited to announce the addition of Eric Hoffman, EI, to the Spearfish, South Dakota, office. Hoffman, EI, will serve as a staff engineer based in the Spearfish, South Dakota, office. With over 20 years of experience managing large and small projects, Hoffman brings leadership skills and real-life experience to the team. Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the South Dakota State School of Mines and Technology, he focused on water resources as well as …

Nelson Increases Count at Interstate Engineering

Share this Post We are excited to announce the addition of Nick Nelson, CPA, to the corporate office of Interstate Engineering. Nelson has joined the corporate office in Jamestown, North Dakota, as the Accounting Manager. A graduate of the University of Jamestown, Nick holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Mathematics. He is a licensed CPA and specializes in auditing and financial reporting. Nick will oversee the accounting department for the company. “I hope to always provide useful and timely …

Thievin Joins Ft. Peck Team

Share this Post We are excited to announce the addition of Tyler Thievin, EI, to the Ft. Peck, Montana, office. Thievin will serve as a Staff Engineer. With a Bachelor of Science degree in General Engineering from Montana Tech, Thievin has a background in oil, ag, and civil construction as well as business management and ownership. Tyler and his family live in Fort Peck.   “From an early point in my life, I realized a strong interest in art, math, …

Grapentine Joins Spearfish Team

Share this Post We are excited to announce the addition of Zach Grapentine, EI, to the Spearfish, South Dakota, office. Grapentine will serve as a project engineer with a focus on traffic engineering and municipal engineering. Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the South Dakota State School of Mines and Technology, he worked in Colorado for five years focusing on traffic engineering and municipal infrastructure. Grapentine grew up in Belle Fourche, South Dakota. “I chose engineering because …