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Osborn Consulting’s Spokane Office is Now Open!

Osborn Consulting is excited to announce the opening of our Spokane office! Located in the heart of downtown Spokane, our newest office allows Eastern Washington clients and teaming partners easy access to our team members and resources.

Our Spokane office is currently staffed with three exceptio…

Giving Back: Seattle Works Day 2019

“One day. 50 nonprofits. 1,000 volunteers. One Party”
On Saturday, June 8th, 2019, Osborn Consulting, Inc. (OCI) team members participated in Seattle Works Day 2019. They ventured out to the Lynnwood PAWS Animal Shelter and Wildlife Center to help weed and spread mulch around the shelter’s outdoor…

Rhododendron Park Wins ASCE LOCEA Award

The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Seattle Section has recognized Osborn Consulting, Inc. (OCI) and the City of Kenmore for their work on the Rhododendron Park Waterfront and Open Space Access project. The project received a Local Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement award on June 1…

Winter Adventures of the Osborn Team

The OCI office was closed over the week of Christmas to celebrate the end of another successful year.  Team members found plenty of ways to  embody our core value of Laughter and Fun over the break:

Deepa Mungasavalli, Project Manager, and her family explored India, visiting a 12th century Hindu …

Summer Field Work

Over the summer, two OCI engineers spent most of their time working in the field. Henry Jones and Isaac Fournier share their experiences:

Henry worked on a stormwater mapping project with the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT). As a part of the EPA’s National Pollution Discharg…

Osborn Consulting Nominated as Best Workplace Finalist for 4th Year

This year OCI is honored to be a Best Workplace finalist for the 4th consecutive year and be recognized with other outstanding companies within the Puget Sound region! On August 16th, OCI employees joined 100 companies at Safeco Field in Seattle to celebrate making the list for the Puget Sound Busin…

Osborn Consulting Listed as one of the Eastside’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

For the second time, OCI has been named in the Puget Sound Business Journals List of Fastest-Growing Private Companies. The list contains 50 companies which are headquartered in the Greater Eastside Area, which includes; Bellevue, Bothell, Issaquah, Kirkland, Newcastle, Redmond, Renton, Sammamish, a…

Osborn Consulting Summer Picnic

With summer in full swing, Office Picnic season is upon us. Here at OCI we are not strangers to the ideas of fun and laughter, in fact they embed themselves at the core of who we are.

Over this past weekend, on Saturday the 21st, OCI team members and their families took to Vasa Park on Lake Sammami…

Meet The Summer Interns

The start of summer traditionally means the start of a few things: sunburns, backyard barbecues, and boating. For college students and recent graduates this also means the start of Intern Season. During this intern season, OCI hired Katie Knight and Sara Lucero as Engineering Interns and William Han…

Giving Back: Solid Ground-Marra Farms

On Saturday, June 23rd OCI employees participated in Seattle Works Day with Solid Ground, a local Seattle based non-profit organization working to end poverty and undo racism in our community. OCI employees worked at the organizations Marra Farms learning about how food is grown, food security and f…

Inglewood Hill Road Improvements Project Wins ASCE LOCEA Award

On Wednesday, June 13, ASCE Seattle presented Osborn Consulting, Inc. (OCI) and the City of Sammamish with a Local Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement award. The award was for the recently constructed NE Inglewood Hill Road Stormwater Retrofit and Non-Motorized Improvements Project, located on…

Q&A with Osborn Women Engineers

 

In honor of International Women’s Day, March 8, we collected stories, inspiration, and words of wisdom from Osborn Consulting female engineers who are paving the way in our historically male-dominated industry. Osborn Consulting has developed a truly unique team of highly qualified and col…

Giving Back: Marymoor Park Tree Planting

On Saturday, October 28, OCI team members and their families volunteered with the King County Parks and Recreation Department at Marymoor Park. The volunteer event was a part of King County’s initiative to plant one million trees by 2020 across King County in both urban and rural areas. Reaching tha…

Osborn Takes to the Green for ASCE Golf

OCI Project Manager Ann Bryant took to the green last Friday (August 18, 2017) to form “The Dream Team” at ASCE Seattle’s annual golf tournament. The Dream Team was the only all-female team to compete in the tournament and had a great time playing together. Thanks to the ASCE Seattle Section for put…

Tarelle Osborn – 40 Under 40 Honoree

The Puget Sound Business Journal, since 1999, has shined the spotlight on local leaders through their 40 Under 40 awards program. Young business leaders from all sectors of the business community are nominated and apply for this prestigious recognition. We are so honored to announce that our preside…

Osborn Consulting Wins PSBJ Best Workplace Award (three years in a row!)

On Thursday, August 4th, OCI team members took to Safeco Field to celebrate 80 companies that made the list of Best Workplaces in Washington State. Out of those 80 companies, 20 were small businesses with 10-49 employees, including Osborn Consulting.

Out of those 20 companies, for the third consecu…

Golden Gardens Project Wins LOCEA Award

On Wednesday, July 5 2017, OCI was presented with an award at the ASCE Seattle Chapter’s Local Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement (LOCEA) award ceremony. The award was for our project with Seattle Parks and Recreation at Golden Gardens Park, where the OCI team replaced a failing stairway and …

Giving Back: Seattle Works Day 2017

On Saturday, June 17, OCI team members participated in Seattle Works Day, a volunteer event to serve the City of Seattle community. Over 1,000 volunteers participate in this annual day of service, at over 50 nonprofit partner locations throughout the City. OCI’s team faced the challenge of weeding …

Osborn Causes: Seattle Brain Cancer Walk 2017

By Madison Dreiger, OCI Marketing Coordinator
The 10th annual Seattle Brain Cancer Walk took place on Sunday, May 7, at the Seattle Center. I have had the  pleasure to participate in the walk for seven of the 10 years it has been put on. I walk to honor my dad and the many other people affected b…

WSDOT Stormwater Mapping and Gold Stars for Jana!

From mid-March through mid-May of this year, OCI staff were in the field, mapping and verifying stormwater outfalls, discharge points, connections, and drainage features along highways in WSDOT’s Northwest Region. WSDOT’s 2014 NPDES General Stormwater Permit, issued through the Department of Eco…