BL Companies has named Fred Gabriel II, PLS as manager, mid-Atlantic survey operations for the company's Harrisburg and Baltimore offices. Gabriel is responsible for overseeing all aspects of survey program management and daily operations, as well as supporting business development efforts.

Gabriel's addition is part of BL Companies expanded Land Surveying services in its Harrisburg office. In July the Harrisburg office added survey crew members Steve Bogden as Transit Operator, and James Ross as Party Chief.

Gabriel brings more than twenty-four years of land survey experience including residential subdivisions, industrial developments, and transportation projects. Prior to joining BL Companies he was Chief of Survey/Project Manager with First Capital Engineering in York Pennsylvania. Gabriel is a graduate of the United States Army Field Artillery Survey School and holds a professional surveyors license from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

Source: BL Companies, Feb. 2, 2005