Commonwealth Engineers is Proud to Support the Communities We Serve

Nappanee’s Sergeant Brant “Butch” Nine was killed in the line of duty in 1988.  Since his death, the local community has been enriching the lives of graduating students in his honor through the annual Butch Nine Memorial Golf Outing benefiting the Butch Nine Scholarship Fund.  For more than 20 years, Mayor Larry Thompson has worked hard […]

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Energy Rebates Could Mean Cash for Utility Improvements

Energy Efficiency Rebates could mean finding the cash needed for water and wastewater utility improvement projects. Commonwealth Engineers helps clients find these cash-back and energy saving opportunities including aiding in the application process. Recently, City of Crown Point Officials met with Commonwealth’s President Al Stong and Electrical Engineer Toby Church to discuss a rebate program offered […]

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Indiana SRF Spring Newsletter Features Project in Berne, Indiana

Commonwealth Engineers, Inc.’s Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements Project for Berne, IN included the demolition of existing clarifiers, sludge lagoons, and sludge lift stations. The new construction also included the conversion of Lagoon Number 1 to a partial mix, a new SAGR system, new disc filter and effluent pump station upgrades. The Indiana State Revolving Fund Loan […]

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Breakfast at the Brickyard 2015

The annual Indianapolis 500 Festival Breakfast at the Brickyard was held on May 16th, 2015 at the Indy Motor Speedway. Commonwealth Engineers’ representatives enjoyed the morning festivities with many of Indiana’s Mayors for breakfast and guest speakers Janet Guthrie, Lyn St. James, and Alice Hanks. After the event, guests were also able to enjoy the afternoon […]

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Congratulating Commonwealth’s Brian Desharnais, Ph.D., P.E. for Career Achievement Award

Brian Desharnais, Ph.D., P.E. was selected as a recipient of the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Alumni Career Achievement Award for 2015. Each year, Rose-Hulman honors alumni with this prestigious award. Candidates are selected based on their achievements within their communities and their professions. Brian was recognized for his career achievements including his contributions to large-scale civil engineering projects […]

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Pipe Bursting for Sewer Rehabilitation

Commonwealth Engineers recently completed a design to rehabilitate some of the downtown sanitary sewers in Newburgh, Indiana.  Several methods of rehabilitation were considered and specified to get the best product for the best price. One method of rehabilitation used was pipe bursting. With this method, an existing 8-inch diameter clay sewer main was replaced with a […]

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Commonwealth Engineers – Providing Top-Notch Training for Indiana Water & Wastewater Operators!

Commonwealth Engineers’ team includes talented engineers, planners, environmental scientists, regulatory coordinators, and various support staff. With such a diverse staff, we are able to serve in partnership with our clients with a 360-degree approach; In addition to the highest quality engineering and consulting services, we are proud to provide our clients with services such as […]

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Crown Point, IN Wastewater Treatment Facility to Upgrade Tertiary Treatment System

The City of Crown Point experienced the same issues that plague most communities, infrastructure at the end of its useful life. The City’s pressure filters were no longer reliable for tertiary treatment.  As a result, treated effluent was exceeding permitted limits for total suspended solids (TSS) and phosphorous in the effluent was becoming problematic.  To further […]

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Newburgh, IN – Epworth Road Medical Corridor Sanitary Sewer Expansion Groundbreaking

Officials from the Newburgh Town Council, Warrick County Commissioners, Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. and Blakenberger Brothers, Inc., as well as State Senator Vaneta Becker and State Repressentative Holli Sullivan, gathered for a groundbreaking ceremony on April 10, 2015 for the Epworth Road Medical Corridor Sanitary Sewer Expansion Project. Commonwealth Engineers served as the design engineering and consulting […]

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Save the Date: 2015 Technical Seminar Being Held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway!

Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. plans to host their annual Technical Seminar at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) on July 30, 2015. Guests will enjoy a complimentary VIP experience in the IMS tower media center overlooking the start/finish line. Those in attendance will receive a catered lunch and refreshments and will have the opportunity to receive PDH and CEU […]

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