Categories: Blog Posts Employee Spotlight Industry Events NXL News Find us here this Winter 2020 is off to a great start and our NXL/Century staff are out and about. We look forward to connecting and networking with industry friends and colleagues across the Commonwealth (and the Country) this Quarter. USGBC Maryland Leader Award in “Innovative Design, Residential” for Studio 3807 Century Engineering, Inc. provided MEP design and construction administration services for Studio 3807, which won a USGBC Maryland Leader Award in the “Innovative Design, Residential” category at the 2020 Wintergreen Awards Celebration. Congratulations to our team and all involved with this great project! Click HERE to read the full post! Celebrating 30 Years In 1989, Nico De Leon founded NXL Construction Company in Richmond, Virginia. Over the next 30 years, he would transform NXL into a multi-disciplinary firm serving the Mid-Atlantic, and beyond. In 2019, NXL was purchased by Century Engineering, Inc. This strategic acquisition will allow Century’s reach to grow into Virginia and North Carolina, while ensuring... Read more » Accurate documentation during construction on Locally Administered Projects Many Local Public Agencies (LPAs) have the desire to take advantage of the LAP program offered by VDOT and FHWA but the concept of accurate documentation and all that goes with it can seem daunting. The first thing to know about being involved in the LAP program is that both VDOT and FHWA want you... Read more » I-64 Widening Ribbon Cutting Our QA/QC Manager attended the I-64 Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the new lane additions with the rest of the Team. This project took place from exit 200-205 in the Richmond District. The new lane additions allow for easier flow of traffic to Virginia Beach and an increase in the speed limit. We are very... Read more » Professional Gain Congratulations to our Controller, Jessica Sakowicz, CMA for becoming a Certified Management Accountant! Jessica received this certification through the Institute of Management Accountants where she currently serves as President of the Virginia Chapter. Jessica has been with NXL for nine years, and we couldn’t be more proud of her recent accomplishment. Stan Kidwell – Senior Construction Inspector Stan Kidwell was recently awarded NXL’s Light Tower Award from his Regional Manager, Tommy Lindsay, PMP. Mr. Kidwell has been providing exceptional inspection services for NXL since 2011. Not only is he productive in the field, but he possesses great communication skills and understands the importance of administrative work as well. Tommy was notified by... Read more » Alex Slavin – CM Project Accountant Recently, Alex has taken on several meetings with our Hampton Roads VDOT Contract. During a recent meeting with Kim Cook of VDOT, Kim noted that Alex had been extremely responsive and “was on top of everything” and she was “very impressed with Alex” . This is high praise from our largest client! She has taken... Read more » 13th Annual Charity Golf Classic We had gorgeous weather and a great turn out for our 13th Annual Golf Tournament last month. For the 3rd year in a row, we chose to support MDA of Greater Virginia. This contribution will help fund much needed research as well as allow children to attend MDA Summer Camp, free of cost to the... Read more » Marc Basnight Bridge wins international award for design and construction It was a pleasure working with such a great team to complete this project.