Categories: Blog Posts Employee Spotlight Industry Events NXL News Professional Engineers Day Today we salute and celebrate all of the wonderful Professional Engineers here at NXL/Century, and across the World. This year marks the fifth anniversary of Professional Engineers Day. Here’s a little history on the profession. On August 8, 1907, the first professional engineering license was issued to Charles Bellamy in Wyoming. Since that time, licensure... Read more » Jho Flint, SIT Huge congratulations to our Survey Technician, Jho Flint, SIT for receiving his Surveyor in Training certification. Jho is on track to becoming a Professional Land Surveyor in Virginia and to assist in managing some of our contracts. Jho has been a member of our surveying division now for nine years and has experience in both... Read more » Top Workplace 2020 We are pleased to announce that NXL has been recognized as a Top Workplace by the Richmond Times-Dispatch! Tuesday, May 6th would have been the awards dinner to honor 80 top workplaces, and although we are very sad to not be celebrating with our Richmond business neighbors, we are glad that everyone is able to... Read more » COVID-19 Update As we make our way through these unprecedented times, NXL wants you to know that we remain dedicated to our work and determined to continue providing professional services, while abiding by federal and state guidelines. As part of our responsibility to the community, we will continue to play our role in the efforts to mitigate... Read more » Marketer of the Year A huge Congratulation goes out to our Business Development & Marketing Manager Emily Ripka, CPSM for being recognized as SMPS Virginia’s Marketer of the Year. Emily has been a member of SMPS Virginia for nearly a decade serving as a volunteer member and chair on numerous committees. She was the Annual Conference Chair for two... Read more » 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! NXL Gives Back For the 3rd year in a row, NXL’s Charity Golf Tournament supported MDA of Greater Virginia. Thanks to the contributions of our colleagues and clients, along with matching funds from Century Engineering, Inc., we were able to make a donation of over $11, 500. These funds will stay in the local community to aid in... Read more » 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 » 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.