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Harriman’s Engineering Staff Donates a Saturday to Inspire the Next Generation of Engineers

Harriman’s Engineering Staff Donates a Saturday to Inspire the Next Generation of Engineers

Harriman had one of the more popular and engaging booths at the Maine Engineering Expo, the final event in the week-long celebration of Maine’s engineers. Staffed by University of Maine Engineering Alums, Zach Pacheco, Matt Strong, Ben Hackett and Ben Ouellete, Harriman’s engineering team engaged students and parents alike on the virtues of engineering as a career, demonstrated their work and talked about what it means to be an engineer.

The highlight of the Harriman booth was the 3-D pen work area, where everyone could use the pens to make a design come to life in three-dimensional forms. The 3D pen, (3Doodler) was the talk of the expo, and it was a great way to showcase the workflow process Harriman’s engineers use every day, working from 2D design to 3D modeling. The students used the 3D pens in a way similar to an engineer using the PC for computer modeling.

The field-house building served as the perfect backdrop, having been … Read More

A Day of Appreciation

A Day of Appreciation

Harriman got an early start on Employee Appreciation Day and celebrated its staff on February 27. Denise Ireland, Human Resources Manager started the day with an email to all employees with a BIG thank you and an invite to breakfast.… Read More

Meet Harriman’s Amanda Jandreau, P.E. S.E.

Meet Harriman’s Amanda Jandreau, P.E. S.E.

Structural engineers aren’t typically enthusiastic when it comes to architecture—usually they prefer function over form, formulas and calculations over a design charrette. But typical isn’t the adjective that comes to mind when talking about Amanda Jandreau, one of Harriman’s newest … Read More

Tis the Season of Giving

Tis the Season of Giving

In the spirit of giving, Harriman has been having fun collecting toys, books and art supplies for children in our communities. Our staff in Auburn and Portland, Maine and Portsmouth, New Hampshire are collecting donations for Tree Street Youth. Tree … Read More

Howard Snyder’s Path to Harriman

Howard Snyder’s Path to Harriman

Howard Snyder has nearly 20 years of experience as a landscape architect and planner. Prior to its merger with Harriman, Howard worked for The Cecil Group from 2002-2004. In January 2016, he was rehired at Harriman after years of practiced, … Read More

Hubway: Making Boston Bikeable for Harriman

Hubway: Making Boston Bikeable for Harriman

Many of Harriman’s urban design and planning projects focus on the importance of walkable and bikeable cities as a way to reduce congestion, reduce negative environmental impacts, and improve people’s health. As part of Harriman’s commitment to walkable and bikeable … Read More

Promoting Health and Wellness in the Workplace

Promoting Health and Wellness in the Workplace

Wellness is an important part of Harriman’s culture. As a firm we have established an in-house Wellness Program to help educate employees and promote healthy lifestyles. As an employer we are well aware of the potential benefits to both the … Read More

We CAN with L.L. Bean

We CAN with L.L. Bean

Sep 09, 2016

L.L. Bean partnered with Harriman to design a sculpture of L.L. Bean’s iconic Bean Boot made out of food cans … Read More

PARKing Day

PARKing Day

Sep 14, 2014

Harriman, Boston Cyclists Union and Bikes not Bombs got together and transformed two parking spots in Central Square in Cambridge, … Read More

IIDA Fashion Show 2013

IIDA Fashion Show 2013

Oct 03, 2013

On the evening of October 3, Harriman participated in the 15th annual IIDA New England Fashion Show Benefit Gala for … Read More