Egan Drive 10th Street to Main Street Improvements

Location: Juneau, AK Project Dates: 2019-2020 Owner: AK DOT&PF proHNS is providing a team of experienced Project Engineers, Office Engineers, and Engineering Technicians to provide contract administration and inspection services for this high-profile, logistically challenging road improvement project in downtown Juneau. The 2019 construction season is focusing on the highly trafficked stretch of Egan Drive between Willoughby and Whittier Streets, necessitating complex coordination b...
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Calvary Fellowship Subdivision

Location: Juneau, AK Project Dates: 2017-2019 Owner: Southeast Endeavors proHNS designed this 8-lot subdivision on behalf of Southeast Endeavors, and subsequently provided construction inspection services under our three-year CBJ term agreement. Our Lead Designer Lucas Chambers worked on this project from start to finish. Beginning in 2017, Lucas designed and modeled the new road, lot layout, driveways, and water and sewer facilities servicing the new lots. He also designed an extension...
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A note about our recent change in ownership

As many folks in the Southeast Alaska engineering community already know, proHNS founding member Jeremy Stephens moved his family to Vermont last summer. While Jeremy worked remotely for several months to tie up loose ends and transfer project responsibilities, at this point everyone has agreed it is best for the company to remove Jeremy as a proHNS Principal and consolidate ownership between Garret Gladsjo and Lucas Chambers. Jeremy launched proHNS out of his home in Haines in 2015, and the ...
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proHNS partners with AK DOT&PF on Juneau’s Egan Drive Improvements

We are excited to announce proHNS will be providing Contract Administration and Inspection services for the Alaska Department of Transportation's Egan Drive 10th to Main Street Improvements in the heart of downtown Juneau. Contractor SECON plans to break ground on the $14.3 million project by June of this year, focusing on the stretch of Egan Drive between Willoughby and Whittier Streets. When complete, improvements to the area will include new pavement, improved pedestrian and bicycle facili...
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Portage Cove Waterfront Trail

Location: Haines, AK Project Date: 2019 Owner: Haines Borough proHNS is currently designing three sections of the six-segment Portage Cove Waterfront Trail. The type of site-specific trail improvements will be determined during design and through coordination with Haines Borough representatives, though it is anticipated most of the trails will be constructed of gravel surfacing with limited sections of concrete sidewalk/ramps. Our primary goal is to design safe, usable trail alignments ...
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Lee Street Pump Station Replacement

Location: Juneau, AK Project Dates: 2018-2019 Owner: City and Borough of Juneau As the prime consultant, proHNS is providing civil engineering design for this CBJ project that will upgrade an existing pump station to maintain operating pressure and provide fire flow to a nearby subdivision. While our subcontractor Haight & Associates handles electrical design, proHNS staff will locate prior hydraulic analyses, collect flow data at existing fire hydrants, determine system pressure requir...
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Staff Engineer Chris Bydlon joins Juneau office

We are proud to announce the addition of Staff Engineer Chris Bydlon to the proHNS team as part of our ongoing effort to offer quality services and meet the demands of a growing project portfolio. A longtime Alaskan, Chris grew up in the Mat-Su Valley and obtained his engineering degree from the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He subsequently split his time between Juneau (his wife's hometown and the site of her whale-watching business) and Washington State after accepting a Civil EIT positio...
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King Salmon Airport Pavement Rehabilitation

Location: King Salmon, AK Project Dates: 2018 Owner: AK DOT&PF The ongoing FAA-funded project will remove the main runway’s existing pavement to full depth and replace it with four inches of hot mix asphalt on a six-inch stabilized foamed asphalt base. With an office engineer and two grade/paving inspectors working on this project, the proHNS Contract Manager worked from our Juneau office to ensure the three proHNS staff members working on the remote site were performing above expec...
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Front/Mill/Stedman Street Improvements

Location: Ketchikan, AK Project Dates: 2018 Owner: AK DOT&PF For this multi-street project, our Materials Testing Technician tested aggregates, concrete, and asphalt paving both in the field and in the DOT&PF laboratory. They also performed construction inspection duties, filling out daily reports and coordinating directly with the DOT&PF Project Engineer. In an effort to extend the road’s life in high-traffic areas, the Contractor used Superpave asphalt for the wearing cour...
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Evergreen Road Improvements

Location: Wrangell, AK Project Dates: 2018 Owner: AK DOT&PF proHNS provided office engineering and materials testing for this project that constructed a sidewalk along the ocean side of Evergreen Road and rehabilitated the existing asphalt pavement. Specific work items included installation of six Mechanically Stabilized Earth (MSE) walls constructed of concrete block and geogrid layers, totalling roughly 4,500 square feet; one reinforced soil slope constructed of layers of borrow s...
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