News

August 1, 2018

James Duddlesten Retires

As a long standing member of the Las Vegas community, James A. Duddlesten has contributed both as a professional leader in the field of engineering and to our community. James was part of the team selected by local government to implement the Las Vegas Area Computer Traffic System in 1978. Yes, he is ultimately responsible […]
Field Trip to the Boulder City Bypass
May 30, 2018

Field Trip to the Boulder City Bypass

We recently took our Engineering Interns on a field trip to the Boulder City Bypass, on which GCW was a subconsultant, and asked them to share their thoughts on the visit. GCW provided program management for this Design-Build, consisting of 12 miles of 4-lane limited access freeway around the southern perimeter of Boulder City. The […]
Jaffer Almosawy
February 21, 2018

Engineering Intern at GCW Named 2018 New Face of Civil Engineering

Jaffer Almosawy, a water and wastewater Engineer Intern (EI) with GCW Inc., in Las Vegas, Nevada, has been named one of ten 2018 New Faces of Civil Engineering, Professional Edition by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). This program recognizes young civil engineers for their achievements and contributions to society. Almosawy will be officially […]
GCW Engineers at NXT
August 23, 2016

The Future of GCW Starts from Within

In the early 2000s, GCW created a program called the “EI Forum” to provide educational and career development for Engineering Interns (EIs) within the firm. The program consisted of monthly meetings that included presentations and discussions on a variety of topics ranging from GCW’s history, structure, and policies and procedures to mentoring, project management, and […]
The Spirit of Competition at Cox Pavilion - GCW Engineering
May 18, 2016

The Spirit of Competition

Three of our young Engineering Interns (EI’s) are competing in the Spring 2016 Fred & Harriet Cox Senior Design Competition. The competition consists of 35 teams of students from all areas of engineering, including mechanical, civil, environmental, electrical, and more. Teams showcase their prototypes and have their projects judged by a panel of local industry […]
GCW Engineering works on Improvements at Rancho Drive and Decatur Boulevard
May 10, 2016

Rancho Drive and Decatur Boulevard Improvements

This project consisted of preliminary and final design of capacity, safety, transit, and pedestrian improvements to the Rancho/Decatur dogleg intersections. Improvements facilitate two-lane through movements on Decatur Blvd, and include channelized dual right-turn lanes with signalized pedestrian crossings, triple left-turn lanes, bus turnouts, traffic signal upgrades with transit phases, and ADA upgrades. Improvements also included […]