Zimolka of Howard Stein Hudson Wins the 2015 BSCES Bertram Berger Young Engineer Award
BOSTON, MA announces that the has named , PE, as the winner of the 2015 BSCES Bertram Berger Young Engineer Award.
A resident of Somerville, Massachusetts, Zimolka has seven years of professional engineering experience working in the Construction Services group at Howard Stein Hudson - specializing in temporary traffic control, construction management, contract administration, traffic analysis, and roadway design. Zimolka has already left his mark on numerous high profile projects in the Boston area. In particular, he was instrumental in the success of the Prudential Tunnel's Hynes Convention Center Ceiling Replacement Project, which involved extensive traffic management along the Mass Turnpike and downtown streets. The project was nominated as project of the year at this year's ACEC gala. Zimolka has also developed Construction Management Plans for several other high-profile projects in the Boston area, including the Millennium Tower/Burnham Building in Downtown Crossing, Pier 4 in the Seaport District, and at Boston Landing in Allston.
, Construction Services Manager, has mentored Zimolka on the complexities of traffic engineering and construction management at Howard Stein Hudson.
"Bryan is an integral part of not only Construction Services but of HSH as a whole," said Burgess. "He brings, dedication, experience, creativity, and an upbeat, positive personality. This award demonstrates that Bryan's commitment to the field of Civil Engineering extends beyond the short walls of his workspace."
Zimolka has represented the company well at BSCES. He has been an active Board Member of the (T&DI) group, taking the initiative to enhance the value of the T&DI technical group, which formerly functioned as a networking group for civil engineers. Zimolka's goal was to transform the T&DI group into a resource to provide and host educational technical sessions to advance the engineering community's insight on new means, methods, and practices. As part of this transformation, Zimolka coordinated and hosted the first educational webinar series in the history of BSCES. His hands-on involvement branched from generating the topic of ADA Compliance, to securing the participation of key public figures.