Entries by Ament Design

Open Position: Civil Engineer Manager Transportation – Municipal Engineering

We are looking for a Civil Engineer with experience in Project management, client management and staff management to join our firm in our Cedar Rapids, Iowa office. This is an opportunity for professional growth, and Principal ownership in the company for the right person. Iowa Professional Engineer License required, with ability to obtain Illinois Professional […]

Marion Receives Federal Housing Tax Credits to Advance Affordable Housing

Ament Design is excited to have the opportunity to work with TWG on another great project in Marion, Iowa. The Iowa Finance Authority Board of Directors recently awarded Marion as one of twelve communities to receive federal housing tax credits in support of a 50-unit low income apartment complex. “The housing tax credit awards announced […]

2018 APAI Quality Construction Awarded for Cedar Falls Pickle Ball Courts

Ament Design completed the site grading, utility design and civil site design for the award winning pickle ball courts in Cedar Falls, Iowa. The project was awarded a 2018 Asphalt Paving Association of Iowa Quality Construction Award. “The courts here have been in the making for about two years,” said Mark Ripplinger Cedar Falls director […]

Floodwater doesn’t stop Canadian Pacific in Davenport

Ament Design Survey crews, wading through chest deep waters, were able to assist Canadian Pacific while the tracks were being raised. Very interesting project and one we are glad to have been a part of. DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – The Mississippi River is freely flowing over Le Claire Park in downtown Davenport, but it’s not […]

Oakland Road Two-Way Conversion

About 6,000 drivers take Oakland Road NE in Cedar Rapids each day, especially on the northbound one-way stretch from near Coe College to 32nd Street. The city of Cedar Rapids is working on improving Oakland Road and at the end of the month, they’ll be converting part of Oakland Road from a one-way road into […]

Villas at Kirkwood

CEDAR RAPIDS — A large new apartment complex could be erected just east of Kirkwood Community College, giving new options for students looking to live near campus. The Villas at Kirkwood, 811 Kirkwood Parkway SW, would include 142 studio apartments split between two three-story buildings. The buildings would be north of 76th Avenue SW and […]

Amana’s Hotel Millwright

Ground broken this week on Amana’s Hotel Millwright The Amana Society this week held a ceremonial groundbreaking at the future site of Hotel Millwright, a boutique hotel expected to open in early 2020. “Today is a special day as we officially break ground on the Hotel Millwright and start a critical restoration for the historic […]