Lyons, McAllister, & Silva Receive Promotions

James H. Willey, Jr., P.E., President / Managing Member of George, Miles & Buhr, LLC (GMB), is pleased to announce the following promotions within the firm. Andrew Lyons, P.E. was promoted to Sr. Project Engineer and selected as an Associate by the Board of Members.  Andrew is noted for his skills as a water model expert, extensive knowledge of construction practices, expertise on ADA guidelines and street renovations, as well as his work with the City of ... more

GMB Announces 2014 Scholarship Winners

GMB is pleased to announce the winners of our annual scholarship program. The George K. Miles Civil Engineering Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year to students who plan to attend college to pursue a degree in civil engineering. Mr. Miles is a former partner at GMB and was involved in a variety of civil engineering projects throughout the Delmarva Peninsula. His brother, William Miles, was one of our founders when ... more

GMB Welcomes Five New Interns

GMB is pleased to welcome the following Interns for the 2014 summer season. Jonathan Soistman recently joined the Salisbury office as a summer Intern in the Site / Sustainable Design group.  Jonathan graduated from Westminster High School and now lives in Berlin, Maryland.  He will be a senior this fall at Virginia Tech studying Civil Engineering. This past March, Stacey Lamboni joined our Salisbury office as a Marketing Intern. Stacey is ... more

City of Salisbury Celebrates Potable Water Storage Tank Ribbon-Cutting

City of Salisbury Celebrates Potable Water Storage Tank Ribbon-Cutting

On March 13, 2012, GMB joined the City of Salisbury to celebrate the ribbon-cutting of a new Potable Water Storage Tank at the Paleo Water Treatment Plant. GMB provided engineering design and construction administration services for a new 1,000,000 gallon ground level storage tank for treated water, in combination with significant pump upgrades and electrical improvements. The new pumps and electrical improvements allow the plant to provide more water at ... more

GMB Project Named 2011 Top Water/Wastewater Project Winner

GMB is honored to have a project selected by Water & Wastes Digest (WWD) as a 2011 Top Water & Wastewater Project.  The editorial staff of WWD chose to showcase GMB’s work with the City of Fruitland, Maryland on an Infiltration & Inflow Removal Project.  The main goal of the project was to reduce Infiltration and Inflow that enters the sanitary sewer system through leaking brick manholes, pipe cracks, offset joints, ... more

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held for Naylor Mill Road Lift Station

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held for Naylor Mill Road Lift Station

On January 12, 2012, the City of Salisbury held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of a new regional sewage lift station on East Naylor Mill Road. The former station, built in 1988, had reached the end of its useful life. This project, designed by GMB, replaced dilapidated equipment, provided an emergency back-up generator to comply with MDE regulations and allowed for additional capacity to serve future development projects. ... more

Atlantic Community Health Center Groundbreaking Ceremony

Atlantic Community Health Center Groundbreaking Ceremony

On November 9, 2011, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for the new Atlantic Community Health Center, located in Oak Hall, Virginia. The 20,000 square foot facility, designed by GMB, provides multi-discipline health care services for large sectors of Virginia’s historically underserved Eastern Shore, including its general population, seasonal migrant worker families, rural poor and corporate clients. This is the second of a series of prototype facilities, following the Onley Community ... more

In Memory of GMB Founder William B. Miles, Jr.

In Memory of GMB Founder William B. Miles, Jr.

GMB commemorates the life of esteemed founder, William B. Miles, Jr., P.E., who passed away on September 14, 2011. Together with Thomas S. George, A.I.A. and Admiral Victor W. Buhr, P.E., Mr. Miles established the architectural and engineering firm of George, Miles & Buhr on January 1, 1960. Born in Downer’s Grove, Illinois in 1925, Mr. Miles relocated to the Eastern Shore of Maryland as a child, and worked with ... more

GMB Announces 2011 Scholarship Winners

GMB is pleased to announce the winners of our annual scholarship program. The George K. Miles Civil Engineering Memorial Scholarship is awarded each year to students who plan to attend college to pursue a degree in civil engineering. Mr. Miles is a former partner at GMB and was involved in a variety of civil engineering projects throughout the Delmarva Peninsula. His brother, William Miles, was one of our founders when ... more

Local Student “Shadows” GMB Principal

Local Student “Shadows” GMB Principal

Courtney Martin, a junior from Sussex Central High School, spent the morning of May 25th shadowing civil engineer Charles O’Donnell from the Architectural and Engineering firm of George, Miles & Buhr, LLC (GMB) in Seaford, Delaware. She also assisted Senior Designer Tony Rutherford. Ms. Martin is interested in furthering her education related to a career in architecture. Her experience at GMB is as a result of her participation in the ... more