Employee of the Month August 2022

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Winner: Matt Christensen Nominated by Park Sorenson Matt needs to be recognized for the great work he is doing. Curtis and I do completed project follow-up touches with contractors and Dev. PMs. Curtis recently reached out to Cody with CJ Trucking. He is the Const. PM on a couple Shawn Holste projects in Grantsville. He […]

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15 Years of FOCUS: Mission, Values, and Culture

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When Ron Paul founded Focus Engineering & Surveying in 2007, he had a strong desire and a clear vision to be part of something better. As someone who has always looked for opportunities to build and improve things, Ron turned to business books as a source of inspiration to develop skills and business strategies and […]

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Design Matters: Developing Mountain Terrain

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What We’ve Learned About Building on Hillsides As available open land in Utah and Idaho valleys becomes scarcer, developers and homeowners are looking to the hills to construct homes. Hillsides are often coveted locations for homeowners because they offer desirable views and can have better access to natural recreation opportunities. For a developer, the potential […]

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Project Spotlight: Rosecrest East

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Set in the rolling foothills of Herriman, the Rosecrest master community is made up of neighborhoods with access to open areas, trail systems, retail and office spaces, schools, churches, and commercial areas. Since 1999 over 2,500 acres have been developed for residences ranging from townhome neighborhoods to multi-million-dollar single-family homes.  FOCUS land planners, engineers, and […]

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In FOCUS: Sarah Stringham, Intern | Land Planning

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Through the FOCUS Internship Program, we are introduced to enthusiastic and talented students who will one day be leaders in our industry—and possibly our company. Some college students learn of FOCUS through a career fair or a job posting while others find us by word of mouth. The latter is how Sarah Stringham found the […]

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FOCUS Promotions

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Congratulations! With every promotion, we gain a more refined and developed FOCUS. We are delighted to recognize the hard work of those recently promoted, and we look forward to becoming a better company inspired by their example. Cody Adair, Jr. Project Manager | Site Civil – Residential Marques Berry, Intern 2 | Marketing Rylan Huff, […]

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Employee of the Month July 2022

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Winner: Anthony Musimbi Nominated by Alex Hall During the Month of July, a lot of our TEAM had time off. Through the whole month as people were gone, Anthony made sure to COMMUNICATE with the rest of us on what his clients needed. There was a week where Tui was on vacation, and pretty much […]

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Design Matters: Master Planned Communities

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Master Planned Communities: Careful, Purposeful Development Planners, engineers, and landscape architects collaborate for Ideal community designs Bringing a residential neighborhood to life can be relatively simple. A homebuilder buys land, divides it into buildable lots, then builds out the infrastructure like utilities and roads. Homes are built and sold to buyers and the neighborhood may […]

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Partner Profile: Hadco Construction, an Interview with Kendall Page

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FOCUS Engineering & Surveying has many important partners, but Hadco Construction has a special spot on the list. Since 1989, Hadco has been one of Utah’s most experienced, respected, well-equipped heavy civil excavation and site development contractors. Although Hadco was initially rooted in agriculture and irrigation, they have been successfully serving the construction industry for […]

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15 Years of FOCUS

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FOCUS Celebrates 15 Years of Right Team and the Right Clients When founder and general manager Ron Paul first considered owning and managing a business, like any well-intentioned entrepreneur he took stock of his motivations, strengths, and skills. One of the first things Ron recognized about himself was that improvement and creation have always appealed […]

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