Mater Academy Davenport Groundbreaking

Mater Academy Davenport Groundbreaking

Today’s a great day to break ground! KPM Franklin is providing civil engineering services to Southcrest Management LLC for the Mater Academy Davenport K-8 Charter School in Central Florida. Our services at the eight-acre site include conceptual engineering, site planning, civil engineering design and permitting. Our drainage work includes surface stormwater management, turn lane improvements…

Tis the Season for Giving Back

Tis the Season for Giving Back

KPM Franklin kicked off the 2021 holiday season of giving with back-to-back events for our charity of choice, UCP of Central Florida. UCP of Central Florida has served our local community for over 60 years. KPM Franklin has been part of their continued growth, literally, by providing civil engineering, surveying and landscape architecture services for…

Careers in Construction Spotlight – Professional Surveyor and Mapper

Careers in Construction Spotlight – Professional Surveyor and Mapper

October is Careers in Construction Month and we’re incredibly proud of our team of experienced professionals. Surveying and mapping is a gratifying career with both a rich and fascinating history. Some of our country’s founding fathers were surveyors and though the tools of the trade have changed, surveying can be traced back to ancient civilizations….

Careers in Construction Spotlight – Professional Engineer

Careers in Construction Spotlight – Professional Engineer

October is Careers in Construction Month and we’re incredibly proud of our team of experienced professionals. Civil engineering is a rewarding and challenging career field that incorporates project management, technical know-how and problem-solving prowess. Civil engineers shape communities by designing and overseeing projects like roads, water treatment systems, buildings and more. Civil engineers rely heavily…

Back to School with KPM Franklin

Back to School with KPM Franklin

Since Central Florida students are returning to school this week, check out some of KPM Franklin’s local school projects. We have provided engineering, landscape architecture and surveying services for brand new development and re-imagined designs of schools. We worked from concept to completion, providing site planning, stormwater management and irrigation design among other services for…

Celebrating Our Professional Engineers

Celebrating Our Professional Engineers

In August of 1907, the first ever professional engineering (PE) license was issued (Charles Bellamy, Wyoming). Now professional engineers are licensed state by state across all fifty. KPM Franklin is proud to boast nine professional engineers. Today we celebrate our PEs hard work and dedication to the field. KPM Franklin’s Team of Professional Engineers Name:…

National Moon Day with KPM Franklin’s CEO Robby Moon

National Moon Day with KPM Franklin’s CEO Robby Moon

Happy National Moon Day! In the spirit of this celestial celebration, please enjoy some fun facts about Earth’s moon and get to know a thing or two about KPM Franklin’s CEO, Robby Moon. 5 Facts about the Moon: The Moon always shows Earth the same face The Moon moves approximately 3.8 cm away from Earth…

The Importance of Due Diligence

The Importance of Due Diligence

What is Due Diligence? Due diligence is an investigation, analysis or review performed to confirm facts or details of a matter under consideration. Before a construction plan is designed or a shovel goes into the ground, civil engineers will perform due diligence to ensure that the property is suitable for its intended purpose and mitigate…

Celebrating Women in Engineering

Celebrating Women in Engineering

June 23rd is International Women in Engineering Day and we are celebrating by spotlighting Adriannis Suarez, a civil engineer and project manager with KPM Franklin. Adriannis has worked at KPM Franklin for more than four years and is a vital member of our team. KPM Franklin is proud of female accomplishments in this field. We…

Where Does the Water Go?

Where Does the Water Go?

Between vast wetlands and more than 50 inches of rainfall per year, the state of Florida has a good amount of excess water. That water must go somewhere and KPM Franklin’s drainage engineers specialize in providing services for designing systems where the water goes. Our civil engineering team provides a variety of related services including:…