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Reclassifying the Northern Long-Eared Bat

January 27, 2023

UPDATE AS OF 1/26/2023 – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services (USFWS) is delaying the effective date to reclassify the Northern Long-eared Bat as endangered […]

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Fisher Associates CEO, Roseann Schmid, P.E., named ASCE Rochester’s 53rd Engineer of the Year

January 26, 2023

We were proud to celebrate our CEO Roseann Schmid, PE as she was recognized as the ASCE Rochester Section’s Engineer of the Year.   This award […]

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Fisher Associates Welcomes Two New Shareholders

January 9, 2023

Congratulations to Fisher’s newest shareholders Patrick Minnaugh, PE and Elena DiCesare!   As our Accounting Manager, Elena has been instrumental in streamlining many of our accounting […]

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Fisher Associates Ranks on the 2022 Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Top 100 List

November 2, 2022

We are thrilled to announce that Fisher Associates ranked 93rd on the 2022 Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce Top 100 list of fastest-growing, privately held companies in […]

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Keeping TAP Projects on Track – How your consultant can help you maximize federal-aid funding for safer, more walkable communities

September 20, 2022

Would your community benefit from greater walkability, better biking accommodations, and healthier and happier citizens? Making infrastructure upgrades through the federal Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) […]

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Compliance Check – Are your policies and procedures in line with NERC’s latest requirements?

September 9, 2022

Once again, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) has raised its security and reporting standards to keep electricity generation, transmission, and distribution companies on […]

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Landfill Solar Development

August 8, 2022

Based on the latest US EPA Landfill Technical data, there are currently 1,300 closed landfill sites within the United States1. As the number of active […]

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Tap into Unused Transportation Funding with the Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP)

June 14, 2022

Securing funding for transportation projects is not easy. The process is arduous and competitive for counties and municipalities and there are always more infrastructure needs […]

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Fisher Associates Named a 2022 Rochester Top Workplace

May 25, 2022

Fisher Associates is thrilled to announce that our Rochester office has made the Democrat and Chronicle – Part of the USA Today Network’s list of ‘Top […]

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ABCD Bridge Award Winner

May 4, 2022

Fisher Associates is thrilled to congratulate the City of Hornell for receiving the Western New York Association for Bridge Construction and Design (ABCD) Award for […]

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2022 Woman of Excellence – Roseann Schmid, PE

April 10, 2022

Congratulations to our CEO Roseann Schmid, P.E. on being named as one of the Rochester Business Journal’s 2022 Women of Excellence honorees. Honorees were selected by an outside […]

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Pedestrian Safety — What You Need to Know

April 6, 2022

In New York State, there are an average 312 deaths, 3,027 hospitalizations, and 12,506 emergency room visits each year due to motor vehicle traffic-related pedestrian […]

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Historic Aquarium Uses Laser Scanning to Support Renovation

March 10, 2022

The Aquarium of Niagara is in active preservation and update mode, adding multiple exhibits in the past few years and planning newer and bigger exhibits […]

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Mobile Roadway Profiler

February 25, 2022

Road Evaluation Services For Your ProjectWith new development impacting new and existing roadways, it can be a challenge to gather accurate real-time road profile data […]

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Drone Technology Takes Flight

October 20, 2021

Innovative technology has changed the face of the AEC industry in multiple areas, including virtual reality, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and more. An equally pivotal […]

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Right of Way (ROW) acquisition for LDSA projects — what you need to know

October 4, 2021

If right of way (ROW) acquisition is required on your next LDSA project, this task should be elevated to the critical path at the onset […]

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ALTA Land Title Surveys and the New Standards

September 15, 2021

The phrase “time is money” is no more aptly applied than to private real estate development and investment. Many factors determine an investment’s viability, including […]

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LDSA Projects and the Construction Inspection (CI) Calculator — What You Need to Know

August 20, 2021

Ensuring that you adequately estimate all projects costs and request enough funding to cover all phases of your project is critical.  All projects using locally […]

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Trowbridge Wolf Michaels Landscape Architects Has Joined the Fisher Associates Team!

August 10, 2021

Fisher Associates is pleased to announce that the Ithaca based landscape architecture firm, Trowbridge Wolf Michaels (TWMLA) will be joining forces with Fisher as a […]

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Sponsor Reimbursement Requests for LDSA Projects – What You Need to Know

July 28, 2021

Lack of knowledge of the detailed process and documentation requirements of Sponsor Reimbursement Requests for LDSA projects can significantly impact cash flow. Failure to file […]

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