Stewart Engineering Sponsors American Public Works Association’s North Carolina Chapter Conference

Local Engineering Firm Supports Administrative Management Division And Technology Division Conference In Sunset Beach, N.C.

Raleigh, NC, August 15, 2012 --( Robert Macia, PE, LEED AP, president of Stewart Engineering (, has announced that the firm sponsored the 2012 American Public Works Association of North Carolina (APWA-NC) Administrative Management Division & Technology Division Conference held on July 16 and 17 at the Sea Trail Golf Resort and Conference Center in Sunset Beach, N.C. The theme of this year’s event was “The Role of Public Works in Emergency Management.” The two-day event discussed important topics such as preparedness planning, disaster response recovery, recovery best practices and mistakes to avoid, the role of the N.C. Department of Transportation in emergency management, and progressive financial disaster management.

“The American Public Works Association is truly an industry leader in providing multiple levels of information and support for all public works-related matters,” said Macia. “Stewart Engineering is honored to have sponsored the Administrative Management Division & Technology Division Conference. These events are incredibly important and provide a one-stop shop for a wide variety of initiatives, including peer networking opportunities, education, and monitoring regulatory and legislative actions.”

- For more information about the North Carolina Chapter of American Public Works Association, visit

About Stewart Engineering:
Based in Raleigh, Stewart Engineering provides engineering, technical and design services in the areas of structural, civil, geotechnical and transportation engineering, landscape architecture, surveying, construction services and greenway design. With a corporate office located in Raleigh, N.C., and a branch office in Charlotte, N.C., Stewart Engineering is well-positioned to serve its diverse client base, which includes area architects, private developers, contractors, municipalities, universities, hospitals, community colleges and the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The firm’s accolades include an EDGE award from Triangle Business Journal, the Pinnacle Award for Growth and Stability from the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, and multiple awards from the American Council of Engineering Companies of North Carolina including the 2012 Grand Conceptor Award. Additionally, the firm has been recognized as a Small Professional Service Firm (SPSF) by the North Carolina Department of Transportation. Stewart Engineering employs 90 people and is certified as a Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) owned and controlled by minority, women, disabled or disadvantaged owners. For more information, visit

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