Launch Party 2022 Re-cap

Annually, Baseline hosts a company-wide training event called “Launch Party.” Our first-ever Launch Party took place in 2019, and has become a tradition ever since. This all-day gathering is meant to inform, invigorate, and energize our team through the end of the year and into the next. Launch Party’s Mission: Come together to celebrate past… Read more »

Survey the Surveyors

SURVEY THE SURVEYORS As National Surveyors Week comes to a close, we want to end with one final question & answer from our team. See below what the surveyors had to say in regards to what they love most about their job, what advice they have to offer, and what their favorite projects were in the… Read more »

National Surveyors Week 2022

A LONG HISTORY National Surveyors Week is celebrated annually during the fourth week of March; this year it takes place during March 20th – 26th. The theme for this year’s celebration is communication, a vital aspect of every day work. The event was first created by the American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM) in… Read more »

National Engineer’s Week 2022 – Continued

ADVICE FROM OUR LEADERS At Baseline, we are very fortunate to have skilled and accomplished leaders guide our engineers. Not only do they have many years of experience, but they are brilliant at what they do. Two of these leaders, Noah Nemmers, PE and Chris Rundall, PE, AP LEED, have been at Baseline for well-over… Read more »

National Engineers Week of 2022 Begins!

In 1951, the National Society of Professional Engineers established the very first National Engineers Week. This honorary week not only recognizes present-day engineers, but also pays tribute those of our past. The week-long celebration always takes place in February, following President’s Day (2/20-2/26), to commemorate the nation’s first recognized engineer, George Washington. Some of the… Read more »

Baseline Welcomes Luke Myers, PE, Civil Engineering Division Manager

Baseline embraces exceptional talent and like-minded people. In the past year alone, we’ve experienced substantial growth amongst our teams, which will continue to develop. We seek highly-motivated individuals who match our employee-driven culture. That being said, another new and pivotal addition to our leadership team, who fits this persona, is Luke Myers. He works from… Read more »

Public Information Management Services

Since 2019, Baseline has served as a public information management (PIM) team for various construction projects. As a prequalified firm for the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), we frequently subcontract with its contractors, and have more recently started to partner with cities and counties of Colorado as well. Considering transportation is an important factor that… Read more »

Baseline Races at Bandimere Speedway

In mid-August, eight of our Baseline members participated in the John Bandimere Jr. Invitational Challenge Race. This race was the second half of the fundraiser to sponsor Bandimere’s Race to Read program, following the golf tournament in July. Our staff was invited to race down the track called “Thunder Mountain,” which is a quarter-mile long,… Read more »

Baseline Race to Read with Bandimere

In 1995, Bandimere Speedway developed the award-winning “Race to Read” program for elementary school students. It all started in Jefferson County at Rooney Ranch Elementary School in Lakewood, Colorado; that is where the roots of this organization lie, and has garnered an overwhelming amount of positive feedback from the community in Lakewood sparked the long-term… Read more »

Black Hawk Clean Up Day 2021

Recently, Baseline, volunteered with the City of Black Hawk, the Historic Preservation Commission, City Council, and Gregory Street Plaza Partners in an annual cleanup day on June 25. This year’s cleanup focused on a stretch of Colorado State Highway 119 between the Coyote Motel and the Hidden Treasure Trailhead. Bottles, cans, cigarette butts, and trash… Read more »

New Hires of 2021

2021 is a year of growth! Baseline has added several new team members, across all divisions. From project managers, to construction inspectors, and everything else in between. Each of these individuals have already made an impact on the company and have helped lead us to various milestones of success. As a small-sized firm, Baseline has… Read more »

All About Softscapes

Softscapes 101 An essential of any landscape architectural design is balance, and two key contributors to this equilibrium are softscapes and hardscapes. When juxtaposed correctly with hardscaping, softscaping elements can create an aesthetic to a design that feels natural to the senses and showcases the unique character of a place. What are Softscapes? Softscapes can… Read more »

Community Involvement Spotlight with Danny Miller

Danny Miller, a Baseline long-time employee (13 years) and experienced survey CAD technician, recently helped lead Eaton High School girl’s volleyball team towards a State Championship title. The team won the 3A State Championship on May 13th, 2021 at the Broadmoor World Area in Colorado Springs. They went undefeated this season with a remarkable 18-0… Read more »

Administrative Professionals’ Day 2021

ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS’ DAY 2021 Today Baseline celebrates National Administrative Professionals Day (April 21st, 2021), to recognize the accomplished individuals on our corporate team. This group encompasses a wide variety of talents: from office managers, to human resources, marketing, business development, accounting, leadership, and everything in between. SURVEY THE ADMIN TEAM This event is celebrated annually,… Read more »

2021 ALTA/NSPS Regulation Changes

Several decades ago, the American Land Title Association (ALTA) partnered with the American Congress of Surveying and Mapping (ACSM), to create what was formally known as an ALTA ACSM land title survey; this was in effort to help streamline the surveying standards from state to state, regardless of where the title agency is originated or… Read more »

Steve Batchelder’s 2021 Sabbatical

OVERVIEW Steve Batchelder, a seasoned project engineer at Baseline for the past 12.5 years, specializes in infrastructure projects and 3D models for visualization. As a Baseline long-time employee, he recently had the opportunity to venture out on his second sabbatical trip. At Baseline, we offer a sabbatical program to all employees after their 7th year… Read more »

Women’s History Month at Baseline

Women’s History Month Women’s History Month is a month-long celebration in March, acknowledging women’s accomplishments and contributions throughout history and now. This month, we provide a few highlights from the ladies at Baseline. Julie Esterl, Principal Planner – When I was hired as a planning technician in 2015, one of the first clients I began… Read more »