Hancock Associates’ Brian G. Geaudreau Receives Professional Engineer License

January 7, 2019 Brian Geaudreau

Hancock Associates, a leading local provider of land surveying, civil engineering and wetland science services, is pleased to announce that Brian G. Geaudreau, a Project Manager and Associate at the firm, passed the professional engineering exam and is now a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Massachusetts.

Brian has over eight years of experience at Hancock Associates and a proven track record in all aspects of land development from conceptual design to permitting, construction through as-built certification. His expertise ranges from single-family residential subdivisions to high-density mixed-use projects for both the public and private sector. This expertise includes design and compliance for various regulatory filings including MassDEP Stormwater Management, 310 CMR 15 Title 5, 310 CMR 10 Wetlands Protection Act, 521 CMR Architectural Access Board, 527 CMR Fire Prevention and MGL Ch. 41 Sec. 81K-81GG Subdivision Control. Brian is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Chelmsford branch engineering staff.

Brian received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering Technology from the University of Massachusetts in Lowell. In addition to being a Professional Engineer, he is a certified Soil Evaluator and Certified Septic System Inspector (MA #13719).

“We’re very proud of Brian for achieving this milestone in his career,” said President Wayne C. Jalbert. “It’s a true testament to his hard work, dedication and superior problem-solving skills.”

Pat Nielson Promoted to Assistant to the Administrative Manager

December 3, 2018 Pat Nielson

Hancock Associates’ announces that Pat Nielson has been promoted. Pat has been a valued member of the Hancock team for almost 20 years. She started as a receptionist in our Danvers office and through hard work and dedication, moved into the role of Office Coordinator and now is our new Assistant to the Administrative Manager.

Hancock Associates Announces Acquisition of H.W. Moore

November 21, 2018 Wayne Jalbert and Hal Moore

Hancock Associates, a leading local provider of land surveying, civil engineering and wetland science services, proudly announces the acquisition of H.W. Moore Associates, Inc., a well-respected land planning and civil engineering firm located at 121 East Berkeley Street in Boston, Massachusetts.

H.W. Moore Associates was founded in 1967 by Bill Moore, PE, P.L.S, to provide consulting services in civil, traffic, environmental and land use engineering for federal, state, municipal and private projects. Their areas of expertise include site analysis, master planning and development, feasibility studies, detailed site engineering and approval processing.

H.W. Moore will continue to operate under their corporate name and Jim White, P.E., Fred Keylor and Bob Carter will remain as the lead engineers in the Boston office. Jason Ellis, P.L.S., will lead the new land surveying department. Jason is one of Hancock’s project managers, an associate of the firm and has over 20 years of land surveying experience.

“With H.W. Moore as a division of Hancock Associates, we’re able to offer expanded planning and civil design services for public and private entities,” said President Wayne C. Jalbert. “To support H.W. Moore, Hancock is outfitting the office with a full land surveying staff including field crews. By bringing the two firms together, we’re able to offer more services, expand our reach and serve our clients even more efficiently. We’re excited for the future.”

“H.W. Moore has enjoyed great success for over 50 years so it was very important for us to join a firm that would continue that tradition,” said H.W. Moore Associates’ outgoing President Hal Moore. “By joining Hancock’s team, we’re able to add land surveying and wetland science to our services and insure success for the next 50 years.”

Hancock Associates Appears in November 2018 High-Profile Magazine

November 9, 2018

Hancock Associates is honored to have their 40th Anniversary celebrated in the November 2018 issue of High-Profile magazine.

Deborah L. Colbert, P.E., Joins Firm as Senior Project Manager

October 31, 2018 Deb Colbert

Hancock Associates, a leading local provider of land surveying, civil engineering and wetland science services, is proud to announce that Deborah L. Colbert, P.E., has joined the firm as Senior Project Manager.

Deborah is a registered Professional Environmental Engineer in Massachusetts and holds a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Maine. Prior to joining Hancock Associates, she was an Environmental Sales Engineer and a Project Manager at several prominent Boston area engineering firms. She also has several years of experience in construction dating back to her very early years as an Inspectional Services Project Engineer at Nut Island and Deer Island Wastewater Treatment Plants with the Metropolitan District Commission (MDC), currently named the Massachusetts Water Resource Authority. Deborah is based in the firm’s Danvers office.

“I worked with Hancock Associates while I was an Environmental Sales Engineer and was impressed with the outstanding design work that they do,” said Deborah. “I wanted to be part of their team because of their phenomenal reputation on the North Shore and New England. I am extremely excited to work with such a talented group of surveyors, engineers, wetland scientists and administration staff.”