Please join us for a special presentation by Donald Doeg of Updike Kelly & Spellacy, PC. Donald is both an Attorney and a Professional Engineer and focusses his practice on representing design professionals as the chair of his firm’s construction law practice. Part of Don’s practice is about educating design professionals about important legal topics in an effort to help them avoid future legal issues. In this 1 ½ hour session Donald will discuss two critical components of any engineer’s practice: key contract provisions (both good and bad) and project documentation for practicing engineers.
Please join us for a presentation on steel design from the fabricator/erector’s perspective. Chad Morrison, P.E. will discuss the fabricator’s role in design, tips on value engineering for the shop, and safety by design for the field. Recent and past projects will be highlighted.
Hands on event focused on proper installation of post-installed concrete anchors! With the help of Hilti field engineers, you’ll have the opportunity to get some hands on experience placing anchors in concrete. We’ll discuss the appropriate used for various adhesive and mechanical anchors, then we’ll pull test anchors to failure. See FLYER for more info.
Please join us on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 4:45 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. for "A Selective History of the Forests and Wood Construction in the US” by Erik Nelson, PE of Structures Workshop. The event is at the offices of Structures Workshop, See Flyer for more info.
Please join us on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 4:45 P.M. - 6:00 P.M., for a structural overview of Insulated Concrete Forms. Our speaker will be Winford Peck of Logix Insulated Concrete Forms and event is at the offices of Structures Workshop, See Flyer for more info.
Please join us for a seminar on "The Application of Traditional and Modern Timber Connections." Our speaker will be R.L. "Ben" Brungraber, PhD, PE, and he will be talking about all aspects of heavy timber connections, including the different types, their transfer capabilities, and more. See Flyer.
Please join us for our first annual SEARI dinner meeting. We will enjoy dinner at Fred and Steve’s Steakhouse, located at Twin River Casino, while reviewing budgeting, ideas for future events/seminars for SEARI, and having structural engineering business discussion. (See Flyer)