Our History

Cushing Civil Engineers was established in 1996 to serve local public, private, and commercial clients by offering the full spectrum of civil engineering expertise in site development.

Founded in Portland, we have since expanded to have offices in both Oregon and Florida, while completing engineering projects all over the United States. To better serve our clients and achieve project goals we have established valuable relationships with surveyors, mechanical, structural and electrical engineers, planners, environmental specialists, and landscape architects.

The mission statment of Cushing Civil Engineers has always been to preserve and protect the general welfare of the public, by carefully planning and having open discussions about our project strategies. Over the past 23 years, our founder, Don Cushing, has made public presentations to City Councils, Planning Commissions, Hearings Officers and Engineering Departments.

Our Team

We have some of the most talented civil engineers and project managers in the industry, combining over 70 years of experience in the field.

Kenny McManaway, PE

President

 

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Kenny McManaway, PE

Kenny McManaway joined Don Cushing Associates in June 2004. His primary role is project manager for civil and telecommunications projects. He is experienced in site layout, grading, utility coordination, sanitary sewer, stormwater systems and constructability. His duties also include client management, resourcing, site visits and construction management support.

Kenny’s previous experience focused on construction management in heavy civil infrastructure. This experience along with his design expertise allows him to provide exceptional interface between the owner, design team, jurisdiction and contractor.

Don Cushing, PE

Founder

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Don Cushing, PE

Don's background includes over 30 years of experience in various facets of civil engineering including planning, agency processing, design, and project management for both private development and public works. He is actively involved in project management.

Don's expertise encompasses all elements of site design including grading, paving, storm drainage, storm detention, sanitary systems, water systems, water quality, street design, and highway design. His clients include architects, cities, counties, contractors, and private developers.

Jennifer McManaway

Office Manager
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Jennifer McManaway

Jennifer McManaway began working at Cushing Civil Engineers in January 2019. As office manager Jenn works on a variety of tasks including billing, payroll, and organizing daily office operations.

Zack Gottlob, EI

Project Manager
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Zack Gottlob, EI

Originally from Eugene, Oregon, Zack completed his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering at Portland State University in 2016. His roles at Cushing Civil Engineers include project management, engineering design, Civil 3D, and implementing CAD standards. Zack’s education, experience, and great communications with clients adds a valuable component to our engineering team. In his free time Zack enjoys snowboarding, spending time with family, and enjoying good food, beer, and movies. 

Winston Greene, EI

Civil Designer
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Winston Greene, EI

Winston graduated from Portland State University in 2016. He is a registered EI with the in the state of Oregon and has professional experience in both civil and structural engineering. His civil design experience includes site grading, utility design, cut and fill estimates, erosion and sediment control, and stormwater management. He also has a structural background with design experience using concrete, masonry, structural steel, light gauge steel, and wood. He is well acquainted with building codes and is knowledgable about the plan review process. His multi-disciplinary experience gives him the ability to complete a wide range of projects efficiently.

Mission Statement

Cushing Civil Engineers focuses on producing mutually beneficial results by promoting a collaborative partnership with our clients.

We strive to create a professional atmosphere where we develop relationships built on trust, honesty and respect. We are dedicated to continued improvement of our internal processes, products and communicaiton to provide a professional service that will enhance the overall experience.

Ready to work with Cushing Civil Engineers?

Contact us now to discuss your project.

 

 

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