Steve Sphorer and Brian Buckel will be sharing the success story of "The Three Big Lifts" at one of the sessions. GEC has acquired Noble Consultants, Inc., an engineering firm specializing in coastal, structural, harbor, and water resources engineering.The acquisition of Noble Consultants greatly enhances GEC’s capabilities in coastal restoration and engineering.Marino serves on several national committees for airport organizations such as the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) and the Airports Council International. Firnberg, an accomplished senior-level professional with more than 30 years of experience and a wealth of expertise in transportation and capital improvement programs, joins GEC as Vice President of Business Development responsible for the leadership of the GEC sales team, developing new business opportunities, and creating customized solutions to client needs. Firnberg join our team, as we recently went through a process of developing a Marketing and Business Development Strategic Plan to solidify our market presence in alignment with building trusted client relationships and expanding our service offerings,” said Robert Boagni, GEC President and Chief Executive Officer. C., Inc., was recenlty elected a Distinguished Member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), the highest distinction given by the ASCE to its members.He served on the Board of Directors for the Southeast Chapter of AAAE and member of the Louisiana Airport Manager’s Association. C., Inc., a national engineering firm specializing in transportation, environmental, planning, coastal, and infrastructure development with a client base consisting of public- and private-sector organizations across the United States, announced today the addition of Sherri Le Bas Firnberg, P. “As part of this strategic effort, we recognized the need for a leader with expertise to enhance our current management team and fulfill our common commitment of building a better firm for the future. Noble, has been honored by ASCE for his contributions as an outstanding leader in the engineering profession by being named to the 2015 Class of Distinguished Members. She deeply embodies those characteristics and helped bring GEC’s team a wealth of experience ranging from multimodal transportation to public financing programs. Le Bas is a well-known figure in the engineering and transportation industry, with over 24 years at the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LA DOTD) and 6 years at the Division of Administration. Most recently, she was selected to receive the 2017 WTS Woman of the Year Award. C., Inc., announced today the appointment of Sherri Le Bas , P. She was recognized as a leader with expertise to enhance GEC’s current management team and fulfill its common commitment of building a better firm for the future.
Meyer’s fresh program management credentials at LTM and his extensive knowledge of consultants in other states to build competitive teams. In addition to the daily operation and management of the Engineering Division, Bob will continue to manage GEC’s Transportation Department. Boagni joined GEC’s Transportation Department in 2005 after retiring with 31 years from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD). Boagni’s management, our Transportation Department has earned a great national reputation for timeliness and quality.
Currently Noble Consultants is a teaming partner with GEC on both its coastal engineering and its environmental sciences contracts with Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority (CPRA).
GEC has promoted Shelton Perry to Vice President, USACE Marketing and Execution.
In this new position, Shelton will expand GEC’s corporate-wide strategy toward doing business with the USACE. He has begun the process of reorganizing the department so that he can accomplish GEC's goal of providing high quality construction inspection and other services to a wider array of clients.
The Division's workload has grown, and Brian's proven managerial skills will allow this growth to be profitable and still adhere to the quality standards of GEC's reputation. has been appointed to lead this division using the management model used for Louisiana TIMED Managers (LTM).
With the addition of Noble Consultants’ offices in Irvine and Novato, CA, the acquisition also significantly extends GEC’s national reach. will continue to serve as President of Noble Consultants overseeing the California operations while taking a large role in expanding GEC’s coastal client base.