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GMB Wins Conceptor Award

GMB was recently honored with a Conceptor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Delaware (ACEC DE) for our Front Street and Savannah Road Water & Sewer Improvements project.  GMB assisted the Lewes Board of Public Works (BPW) with a project to upgrade its capacity to collect wastewater flows from the cityside of Lewes and replace existing iron water mains.  The work was completed on Front Street – in ... more

GMB Promotes Andrew J. Lyons, Jr., P.E. to Firm Owner

GMB is pleased to announce the promotion of Andrew J. Lyons, Jr., P.E. to Vice President/Sr. Project Manager, as well as welcome Lyons as a new owner of the firm.  Lyons began his career with GMB’s Seaford, Delaware office in 2003 after earning a Bachelor of Science – Civil Engineering degree from the University of Delaware. In his nearly 18-year career, he emerged as a leader in our Civil / ... more

GMB Engineers Pass P.E. Exam

GMB congratulates two employees on recently passing the eight-hour Principles and Practice of Engineering exam.   Benjamin K. Hearn, P.E. of GMB’s Seaford, Delaware office is now a registered Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of Delaware.  Hearn is a 2016 graduate from the University of Delaware, where he majored in Civil Engineering.  He began as an intern with GMB in 2014 and joined our Civil / Municipal Engineering Group ... more

Lauren Wandel Joins SNHS Board of Directors

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

Brent Jett Becomes Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM)

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

GMB Turns 60!

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

2019 Scholarship Winners Announced

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

GMB Wins Grand Conceptor Award

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 Engineer Passes P.E. Exam

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

GMB Wins “Best Architect” Award

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.