GMB Project Architect Lauren Wandel, AIA recently joined the Board of Directors for Salisbury Neighborhood Housing Services (SNHS), a private non-profit organization whose mission is to cultivate sustainable neighborhoods with partnerships and lending that inspire self-reliance, growth, and optimism. Ms. Wandel says, “I was interested in becoming a part of SNHS because I have always had an interest in sustainable community development and historic homes. I also look forward to ... more
We are proud to announce that GMB employee Brent R. Jett, P.E., CFM has successfully completed the process and examination administered by the Association of State Floodplain Managers, Inc. (ASFPM) to become a Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM). The ASFPM grants this certification only to those professionals who meet the requirements and complete a comprehensive examination on the programs and standards to reduce flood losses in the nation. This is especially ... more
With the arrival of 2020 comes GMB’s 60th anniversary in business! On January 1, 1960, GMB was established in Salisbury, Maryland by Thomas S. George, Jr., A.I.A., William B. Miles, Jr., P.E., and Victor W. Buhr, P.E. Victor Buhr was a retired Admiral of the U.S. Navy, thereby many of the early projects for GMB were military-related. At the same time, GMB began to establish our municipal engineering and architectural ... more
GMB is pleased to announce the winners of our annual scholarship programs. 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
On February 21st, we were honored to accept a Grand Conceptor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Delaware (ACEC DE) for our Gills Neck Road Wastewater Flow Diversion project. Working jointly with the City of Lewes Board of Public Works (BPW) and Sussex County, this unique project creates a City/County wastewater interconnection, providing alternatives for processing flows in the Lewes-Rehoboth coastal region.
GMB would like to congratulate employee Len Janssen, P.E. for recently passing the eight-hour Principles and Practice of Engineering exam. Mr. Janssen is now a registered Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Maryland. He joined the firm’s Salisbury office in 2017 as an Engineer in the Structural/Marine Engineering Group. Mr. Janssen holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, as well as a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the ... more
We are excited to announce that GMB was selected as 2018’s “Best Architect in Southern Delaware” by the readers of The Metropolitan Magazine, in their annual “Best Of” ballot!! A big “thank you” to our wonderful clients and associates for this special honor.
We are 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
We are pleased to welcome the following new employees to our offices: Derek Adams joined GMB’s Construction Services Group in January as a Resident Project Representative (RPR). Prior to GMB, Derek worked as a commercial electrician in Maryland for nearly two years, planning the layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment & fixtures in accordance with job specifications and local codes. Derek has been an active member of the Seaford Volunteer ... more
We would like to congratulate employee Christopher J. Pfeifer, P.E. for recently passing the eight-hour Principles and Practice of Engineering exam. Mr. Pfeifer is now a registered Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Delaware. He joined the firm’s Salisbury office in 2013 as an engineer in the Site / Sustainable Design Group. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Drexel University. Mr. Pfeifer is currently ... more