FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sept. 30, 2019
Contact: Darrel Berry, Marketing Communications Manager
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
Bialobreski named Civil Engineer of the Year by ASCE section
PEORIA, Ill. — Kurt Bialobreski, P.E., PTOE, an assistant vice president and the multimodal business development principal at Hanson Professional Services Inc., was named the Civil Engineer of the Year on Sept. 26 during the 95th Annual American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) Central Illinois Section Meeting and Banquet in Peoria.
Bialobreski, who joined the firm in 2006, has served as a project manager and traffic engineer on transportation and infrastructure projects throughout the country, including the Warehouse District revitalization, Washington Street improvements and new westbound span of the McClugage Bridge in Peoria.
A member of ASCE, Bialobreski was named the 2012 Young Engineer of the Year by the Central Illinois Section. In 2014, he was selected as a Rising Star in Civil Engineering by ZweigWhite’s Civil + Structural Engineer magazine and was named one of the 40 Leaders Under Forty by InterBusiness Issues magazine. He also is a member of the American Public Works Association, Institute of Transportation Engineers and the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce Transportation Committee.
Bialobreski received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is a licensed professional engineer in Illinois and Florida and a certified professional traffic operations engineer.
ASCE is the oldest national engineering society in the United States. Founded in 1852, ASCE has more than 150,000 members worldwide.
Hanson is a national, employee-owned consulting firm providing engineering, planning and allied services. The Peoria office is located at 7625 N. University St., Suite 200, Peoria, IL 61614. The office may be reached by phone at (309) 691-0902.