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Visit CLS at OTEC






CLS is exhibiting at the Ohio Transportation Engineering Conference on October 2-3 at the Columbus Convention Center – BOOTH 808.

We look forward to joining Ohio’s government officials, engineers, regional planners and other transportation professionals at the two-day event. The conference programs address the latest policy and technical information, as well as covering new ideas in transportation policy, planning, environmental, design, construction, maintenance, operation, local government and management of transportation resources.


Million Hour Safety Milestone








CLS is proud to announce it achieved the One Million Man-hour Safety Milestone this summer. The milestone, which recognizes a million man-hours worked without an injury, took approximately one year to achieve and is the result of diligent efforts by all our employees who make workplace safety a priority everyday.

CLS Appoints Darin Hittle as President and CEO

SUGAR LAND, TEXAS (Jan. 18, 2018) – Contract Land Staff, LLC (CLS), a leading national provider of right of way and land management services, announced today the appointment of Darin Hittle as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Hittle is a tenured operational leader and has spent the majority of his career in the energy industry. He brings over a decade of senior management and business development experience, most recently in leadership roles at the Wood Group and LW Survey Co. “We are truly excited to welcome Darin to CLS,” said Jimmy Lee, Board Member of CLS. “Darin has deep experience and an impressive track record of growing field service organizations in our industry.

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