Allied Machine & Engineering

| October 16, 2019

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AMT member Allied Machine and Engineering in Dover, Ohio, cultivates a local skilled workforce by enhancing their education and training initiatives. From Project Lead the Way to interns, Allied is supporting STEM in the local community.

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SCS Consulting Group Ltd. is a consulting engineering firm providing services to the land development industry and municipalities. SCS Consulting Group has earned a reputation for excellence, offering specialized technical expertise and design solutions that are both practical and innovative.

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