The Structural Engineers Association of Rhode Island (SEARI) formed in 1998 is a non-profit organization established to pursue common interests of practicing structural engineers and others sharing an interest in the activities of structural engineers. SEARI is a member of the National Council of Structural Engineers Associations (NCSEA).
SEARI Upcoming Events
18 Imperial Place - Courtyard
Providence RI 02903
Tuesday March 19th, 2019 4:30-6:30
Please join us for a special presentation by Donald Friedman, PE on the topic of historic terra cotta floor systems. In this 2 hour session Donald will discuss five types of floor system: flat end construction, flat side construction, segmental, proprietary, and with concrete joists.
Donald is president of Old Structures Engineering, PC, in New York City, consulting on historic structures for architects, engineers, and building owners. He is the author of Historical Building Construction and the Investigation of Buildings. He has also taught at the Pratt Institute, the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute School of Architecture, and the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation.
NOTE: Typically, SEARI hosts about six-eight events per year on Tuesday nights. Check back with us here for event details.