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For Immediate Release, 9 June 2011
For More Information, Contact:
Karen Wiesneski

Paul Schafer Joins R.A. Smith National as Construction Division Group Manager

Paul SchaferBROOKFIELD, Wis. — R.A. Smith National – a multi-disciplined civil engineering and surveying firm – Brookfield, Wis., has added Paul Schafer as construction division group manager.

Schafer has 11 years of construction management experience in local roads, utilities, subdivisions, and water and wastewater facilities.  At R.A. Smith National, Schafer will be responsible for coordinating and overseeing both municipal and private construction projects, as well as managing and scheduling staff members for various construction developments.

Prior to joining R.A. Smith National, Schafer worked at a consulting engineering firm for 11 years as a construction service manager and associate.  

Schafer has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Wisconsin, Platteville.  He lives in Elkhorn, Wis. 

About R.A. Smith National, Inc.

R.A. Smith National, Inc. is a leading consulting engineering firm, providing multi-disciplinary services to government and the land development industry. Our comprehensive services include civil engineering, surveying, construction services, ecological services, landscape architecture, irrigation design, water resource engineering, geographic information systems (GIS), visualization and 3D laser scanning. Our corporate headquarters are located in Brookfield (Milwaukee), Wis. with additional offices in Appleton, Wis.; Orange County (Los Angeles), Calif. and Tarentum (Pittsburgh), Pa.

Established in 1978 as R.A. Smith & Associates, Inc., the firm acquired National Survey & Engineering in 1994. National Survey & Engineering, founded in 1929, operated as a division of R.A. Smith & Associates, Inc. until the R.A.Smith National brand was created in March 2008.

R.A. Smith National’s mission is to deliver excellence, vision, and responsive service to our clients. The company is driven by core values that include accountability, client satisfaction, innovation, positive work environment, ethics and integrity, and community and professional involvement.

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