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Local Engineering Firm Racks Up Awards

The team from SWG Engineering LLC accepts the 2019 Innovative Project of the Year award. Randall Winston, center, holds the 2019 Civil Engineer of the Year award from the American Society of Civil Engineers Rio Grande Valley Branch.

SWG Engineering LLC, a local civil engineering firm, was recently distinguished by two national organizations for the solutions it provided Rio Grande Valley municipalities in 2019. The American Society of Civil Engineers Rio Grande Valley Branch presented SWG with the 2019 Innovative Project of the Year award. The recognition comes for the firm’s canal-to-pipeline conversion for the Delta Lake Irrigation District. SWG turned the A-20 open canal into 4.5 miles…

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UTRGV Civil Engineering Ranks High

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley has been ranked in the top seven colleges in Texas for civil engineering majors by Zippia.com, a career resource website. (photo by UTRGV)

Top-rated program set to expand in 2018 The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is one of the top colleges in Texas for civil engineering majors according to Zippia, a career resource website. UTRGV’s civil engineering program comes in at a ranking of seven on the list. The only other UT System university, UT Austin, was third. The civil engineering program began in 2010 and offers four areas of study. Those include environmental and…

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