Elora Das, Site Design Engineer

We are excited to introduce Elora Das, EIT, who recently joined our team as a site design engineer. Elora brings 15 years of experience in engineering with a broad portfolio of work in utilities, environmental, and land development. She is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University, where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. … Read more

Expert Spotlight: Joe Larkins

Role: Survey Technician Expertise: Joe Larkins is Nave Newell’s EXPERT in ALTA Surveys and Palaeography. How did you become an expert in ALTA Surveys? After many years working in both the field and the office, you tend to come across many different situations, and as one gains experience, there are more internal resources and situations … Read more

What We Worked on This Year – Top Projects of 2022

Every December along with holiday parties and shopping comes year-end reviews to plan for the new year! This year, when we looked at Nave Newell’s top projects of 2022, it was interesting to see the diversity of project types. Throughout 2022, our team has worked on the design, permitting, and approvals of everything from affordable … Read more

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How to Best Implement a Campus Master Plan

A campus master plan is typically prepared by a team of planners, civil engineers, and architects. During the planning process, they consult with various faculty, staff, and student organizations to account for both the current and future needs of the school community. They also take into consideration the impact of growth on the surrounding area. … Read more

What Makes an Expert Witness Highly Effective?

An expert witness is a professional who gives testimony during a trial that is based on their area of expertise. Expert witnesses are typically retained for a specific issue outside the realm of common knowledge. They apply their expertise in an objective manner and help the jury understand complex subject matter. Attorneys often call upon … Read more

Tour the New Outdoor Pavilions at Llanerch Country Club

When pulling up to the clubhouse at Llanerch Country Club, it’s hard to miss the new pavilions – the latest project constructed to maximize outdoor dining space. Situated just above the 18th green, the two pavilions are an ideal spot for golfers to relax, grab a bite to eat, or have a drink at the … Read more

Greg Newell Selected as One of 12 VISTA Leadership Megastars

We are proud to announce that Greg Newell has been selected as one of the 12 VISTA Leadership Megastars being recognized this year by the Chester County Council, Boy Scouts of America and VISTA Today. From VISTA Today: Gregory Newell, a Montgomery County native and graduate of the now-closed Bishop Kenrick High School in Norristown, … Read more

How to Hire a Civil Engineer Who Advocates For You

When you hire an attorney, you expect them to advocate for you. Hiring a civil engineer should be no different. Your civil engineer is often the cornerstone of your real estate development project. They play a significant role in determining your critical path and schedule. You are entrusting them to be your brand ambassador – … Read more

How to Subdivide or Consolidate Land – What You Need to Know

Want to subdivide or consolidate land? Subdividing land is the process of dividing a single property into two or more lots. Subdivisions typically occur when a developer plans to build multiple homes on a large tract. They are also common when an individual property owner looks to sell excess land for a profit. While subdividing … Read more

Shining a Spotlight on Performing Arts Centers

Just as an athlete chooses a school for its sports facilities; a dancer, singer, actor, or musician often bases their decision on a performing arts program and its performance spaces. To stay competitive, K-12 schools and colleges/universities want to provide a state-of-the-art performing arts center on campus – a place for students to further develop their … Read more