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Kittrell joins Atkins’ highways and bridges practice in Texas as senior group manager and program director - December 21, 2012
Roger B. Kittrell, PE, has joined Atkins’ highways and bridges practice as senior group manager and program director. In his new role, Kittrell will primarily serve as a senior leader in Atkins’ Dallas office, helping to direct the company’s Texas-based transportation engineering practice.

Atkins scoops Consultant of the Year 2012 Award - 13 December 2012
Atkins was last night recognised for its outstanding contribution to the Middle East’s built environment sector after being named Consultant of the Year by respected industry magazine Construction Week.

Engineering News-Record names Atkins’ Little Patuxent Water Reclamation Plant Addition No. 7 Best Civil Works/Infrastructure Project in the Mid-Atlantic Region - December 12, 2012
The Little Patuxent Water Reclamation Plant (WRP) Addition No. 7 project—designed and engineered by Atkins for the Howard County Bureau of Utilities in Maryland—has been named the Best Civil Works/Infrastructure Project of 2012 in the Mid-Atlantic Region by Engineering News-Record. On December 11, the Atkins team was recognized at an awards ceremony in Baltimore, Maryland. Atkins served as the lead design and engineering consultancy for this seventh addition of improvements to the Little Patuxent WRP.

Leta Liou joins Atkins as project director in water and environment - December 12, 2012
Suzanne Leta Liou has joined Atkins as a project director and business development manager in the company’s water and environment practice, where she will focus on clean energy and energy transmission projects and work to expand Atkins’ presence in the western U.S.

Atkins to provide environmental consulting services for the City of San Antonio, Texas - 12 December 2012
Atkins has been awarded a contract to provide on-call environmental consulting services for the City of San Antonio, Texas, for the fourth consecutive time.

Atkins to design Skyworth Gongming mixed-use complex in Shenzhen, China - 11 December 2012
Atkins has won an international competition to design the Skyworth Gongming mixed-use development in Shenzhen, China.

Laing joins Atkins’ North American transit and rail group as program director for rail signaling - December 10, 2012
Nugent W. Laing, MBA, MIEEE, has joined Atkins’ North American transit and rail practice as program director for rail signaling. In his new role, Laing will manage the delivery of signaling projects, assist with business development, and help integrate Atkins’ transit and rail practice with the 1,600 systems engineers in the company’s worldwide rail practice.

Atkins designs iconic Oman sports academy - 10 December 2012
Atkins is set to take its concept design for the Sultan Qaboos Sports Academy in Muscat, Oman, through to completion after been appointed to deliver detailed design and construction supervision services.

Chancellor announces £5bn for new infrastructure in Autumn Statement - 05 December 2012
David Tonkin, Atkins’ UK Chief Executive Officer, believes that many of the elements of Chancellor George Osborne’s Autumn Statement relating to infrastructure should be welcomed by the UK engineering and construction sectors as offering a strong boost for the country’s economic prosperity.

Environmental documents developed by Atkins for City of Escondido, California sweep 2012 San Diego AEP awards - December 4, 2012
Environmental documents developed by Atkins for the City of Escondido garnered top honors in the 2012 annual awards competition of the San Diego chapter of the Association of Environmental Professionals (AEP), a California-based professional association dedicated to environmental awareness and advocacy.