Our privacy policy has changed. By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. Dismiss

GRAEF RECOGNIZED BY AMERICAN COUNCIL OF ENGINEERING COMPANIES

May 14, 2013

GRAEF, a Wisconsin-based engineering and consulting firm, was recently selected as the winner of the American Council of Engineering Companies’ (ACEC) “National Recognition” award for exceptional achievement in engineering for the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Union South project. GRAEF received the recognition award at the ACEC Engineering Excellence Awards Gala on April 23 in Washington, D.C. The Gala recognized international preeminent engineering achievements for 2012.

“We are honored to be recognized by the American Council of Engineering Companies for this project,” said John Kissinger, CEO of GRAEF. “The much-needed redevelopment of the UW-Madison’s Union South presented a great opportunity to create a unique design to meet the 21st century needs of the campus and its students.”

Completed in 2011, the new Union South provides students on the south end of campus with state-of-the-art amenities, including a three-level entertainment center totaling 275,000-square-feet. Other featured amenities include eight bowling lanes, a billiards hall and a rock-climbing wall. A bar and grill, live stage area, and an upper level balcony are included in addition to a 60-room campus hotel. Additionally, 160 spaces of underground parking are available to campus visitors. The new structure offers a green “gateway” to the south side of the campus with attractive and functional exterior amenities.

About GRAEF
GRAEF is an employee-owned, full-service engineering and consulting firm with proven expertise in planning; landscape and industrial architecture; operations consulting; and structural, civil, transportation, MEP, and environmental engineering. GRAEF serves public and private clients from its offices in Milwaukee, Green Bay, and Madison, Wisconsin; Chicago, Illinois; and Orlando, Florida. For more than 50 years, GRAEF has demonstrated its commitment to continuously adapting to meet the changing needs of the industry and its clients. For more information, visit www.GRAEF-usa.com.

Community Watch

» Standing up to heat and cold, PPG Industries opens liquid coatings testing center in Oak Creek 09:29 AM

» Video: 'Why not Oak Creek?' IKEA plans to open furniture store in summer 2018 09:26 AM

» Former Cudahy YMCA sold to Balkan American group 5/4

» Oak Creek girls track team wins Lancer, ready for SEC 5/3

» Furniture retailer IKEA reportedly eyeing site in Oak Creek 5/3

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Schobert, Watt, Packers and social media foibles of NFL Draft 5/2

» Oak Creek softball team's road trip successful 5/2

» Ikea plans large store in Oak Creek overlooking I-94 Updated:  5/2

» Woman charged in connection with condo fire in Franklin 4/27

» Franklin police holding self-defense seminar for women May 7 4/27

» Sport Shorts: April 28, 2016 4/26

» Franklin water rates could increase by 7 percent 4/26

» Whitnall gets new school district superintendent 4/26

» New Franklin track christened with Saber invite wins 4/26

» Oak Creek girls track wins third straight outdoor invite 4/26

» Franklin celebrating Arbor Day with saplings, cleanup 4/25

» Kayla's Playground closed April 26 4/25

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Previewing NFL Draft with Rob Reischel and Nathan Tanguay 4/25

» Whitnall names Lisa Olson superintendent of schools Updated:  4/22

» Rooftop patio added to proposed expansion of the Bosch 4/21

» Oak Creek girls track and field team opens outdoor with two invite wins 4/21

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Realignment in area conferences and the status of girls/women's basketball in Wisconsin 4/21

» Pen and ink drawings going on display in May at Boerner Botanical Gardens 4/20

» Southbrook Church hosting prescription drug awareness event April 25 4/20

» Oak Creek boys track opens outdoor on strong note 4/19

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Advertisement

Advertisement

CONNECT    

Advertisement