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  • April 20, 2016 2:45 PM | Anonymous

    Save the Date! August 18th, 2016 @ The Southern Museum of Flight. More info coming soon! 

  • January 19, 2016 11:09 AM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)

    UAB CE Professional Education Program is offering  

    "Introduction to Revit for Professionals"

    Class meets Monday evenings, 5:30-7:30 PM

    UAB Hoehn Building

    January 25-April 11, 2016

    Cost for course is $2,250.00

     This course is designed for professionals with little or no BIM experience.  It will provide an introduction to the Revit software and teach basic drafting skills.  Students will complete drafting assignments and a final project.  Future courses will teach advanced BIM concepts. 

    BIM has quickly become an indispensable tool in the engineering industry.  UAB is offering a series of courses to provide professionals with essential BIM skills using the AutoCAD/Revit software.  Courses are designed specifically for the engineering professional, focusing on providing the skills needed in industry.  

    To register or obtain more information, email Andy Sullivan at: asullivan@uab.edu


  • December 07, 2015 1:50 PM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)

    SAVE THE DATE

    March 24th, 2016

    ATC 45 Training Seminar by Butch Grimes, CAL – EMA certified trainer.

    Where: Al Power, 1200 6th Ave. North

    Attendees will receive CAL EMA Certification badge.

    You will need to bring  a copy of your driver’s license and professional license too.

    We will take a head shot of you at the meeting.

    All materials will be mailed to California EMA for your badge info

    More info coming in January 2016


  • December 07, 2015 10:59 AM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)

    On December 17th, the SEAoAL YMG will co-host a joint Holiday Social with the young professional groups of AGC (YCF), AIA (EP), and ASCE (YMG) at the Wine Loft in downtown Birmingham.  We will be collecting art supplies for the Firehouse Shelter’s art workshop.  There will also be a raffle for some great prizes to help raise money for the shelter.  We look forward to seeing everyone at this great networking and holiday event!

    Click here for a flyer on the event and more info:2015 EP Holiday Social.pdf


    Mark your calendars for February 24th! The McWane Science Center is hosting an Engineering Showcase in which middle-school and high-school kids are introduced to the wonderful world of Engineering!  The SEAoAL will have a booth again this year and we will be looking for volunteers.  The event will be held from 9am-2pm at the McWane Science Center.  Stay tuned for more information on the event and how to volunteer.


    If you would like to learn more about the SEAoAL YMG and receive updates on the upcoming events, contact Nicole Sommerville at nsommerville@lbyd.com.


  • October 08, 2015 10:45 AM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)

    SAVE THE DATE:

    Make plans to join us for our Winter Seminar on Special Inspections

    November 12, 2015 at the Cahaba Pump Station.

    More Details to follow soon!

  • September 08, 2015 8:55 AM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)

    AEC Mega Meeting

    September 15, 2015  

    Regions Field

    1401 1st Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233

    Register Online: www.aecmegagroup.org

    AEC Mega Meeting Flyer FINAL 2015-09-02.pdf

    Cost: $35.00

    Exhibit Hall Open: 10:30am - 12:00pm

    Lunch & Presentation: 12:00pm - 1:30pm


    For additional information or if you have questions please contact:

    Cathy Isbell  205.441.6126  cathy.isbell@bbs-llc.com    or   Rhea Williams 205.322.4386  rhea@karmamanagementinc.com

    This meeting is approved for 1 AIA Learning Unit and 1 hour of CPE by ASBPA


    A panel of today’s economic development leaders will help guide attendees through the forecasted growth in Alabama and the Southeast region.  Moderated by Milton Davis, Director of Business Development at BL Harbert International, this lively discussion will help you understand the best ways to position your firm for new opportunities.

  • August 28, 2015 9:56 AM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)

    Join your fellow professionals for a full day of continuing education (5.5 PDH) focusing on masonry repair and ICRI Guideline 410.

    Technical Presentations & Demonstrations will include:

    • ICRI Guideline 410 – Masonry Repair, and Terra Cotta Repair -  Patrick Morrissey, ConSpec Associates, Inc.
    • Helical Wall Tie Brick Repair - Kevin Davenport, Simpson Strong-Tie
    • Historical Brick Repair - Mike Spooner, University of Alabama
    • Masonry Facade Protection - Mike Mudrick, Koster American
    • Economic Development in Birmingham, Alabama - David Fleming, REV Birmingham

    When

    Thursday September 24, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM CDT

    Where

    Alabama Power Company Corporate HQ Auditorium 
    600 18th Street, North
    Birmingham, AL 35203
      


    Click here for more info:

    http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=ufi5j8tab&oeidk=a07eb9ybpse90185121



    Schedule:

    • 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM - Registration, Networking Breakfast and Vendor Setup
    • 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Technical Presentations
    • 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM - Lunch
    • 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Technical Presentations

    Table Top Sponsor registration includes one (1) individual registration and vendor table top space. Breakfast, lunch and refreshments are included with individual registrations.

    Recommended Accommodations:

    • Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham Downtown - The Tutwiler
    • 2021 Park Place, Birmingham, AL 35203
    • Phone: (205) 322-2100

    Please also join us at the hotel’s Century Restaurant & Bar at 5:00 PM on 9/23 prior to the meeting for an informal social.

    We are looking forward to seeing you there!


    SPEAKER BIOS:

    Patrick  Morrissey, ConSpec Associates, Inc.

    Patrick Morrissey obtained a BSCE in Civil Engineer at Manhattan College and attended graduate courses in Civil Engineering at Newark College of Engineering  (NJIT). He has worked in the construction industry for almost 40 years, represented products used in rehabilitation for 30 years, and worked specifically on preservation projects for the past 15 years.  Pat has served as a technical rep for preservation and strengthening materials since 1990, is a Fellow of ICRI, a Chair of the ICRI Masonry Committee and has served on the Board of APTNE with various responsibilities including the fundraising for last year’s APT event in NYC. He has worked with Manhattan College with the purpose of setting up a graduate program in restoration engineering. Pat is very active on LinkedIn and his technical group “Means, Methods and Materials for the Restoration of the Built Environment” has almost 5000 members worldwide.

     Kevin Davenport, Simpson Strong-Tie Co., Inc.   

    Kevin Davenport is a Field Engineer with Simpson Strong-Tie Co., Inc.  He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Civil Engineering from Clemson University and has more than 15 years of experience designing, specifying, selecting and providing technical support on building components and products. Kevin is a member of the Structural Engineers Association of Georgia, ACI and ICRI and is a licensed professional engineer in the state of Georgia. He is a corresponding member with the Reinforcement and Connectors subcommittee of TMS402.

    Mike Spooner, University of Alabama Facilities Department

    Mike Spooner has over 45 years of hands on and management experience with building envelope materials and systems. His experience includes masonry, stucco, architectural precast, natural stone, glass and glazing, waterproofing and roofing systems. His current goals include the restoration of historic buildings on the University of Alabama campus coupled with the review and inspection of building envelope components on new construction projects. Mike’s found in many instances a hands on experience perspective is the solution when investigating water intrusion and other building envelope issues. To Mike, sharing his experiences by helping others solve or avoid unforseen, time consuming and costly problems is personally rewarding.

    Michael Mudrick, KOSTER American Corp.

    Michael Mudrick is National Sales Manager for Waterproofing Products for KOSTER American Corp. and has over 20 years of experience in the industry.  His experience ranges from flooring and waterproofing, to injection resins, and other construction chemicals. Michael has experience and knowledge in the development, production and sale of these specialized systems. Michael received his BS in Chemistry from Temple University and began his career as a Chemist for Thoro System Products, Sto Corp. and Textured Coatings of America.  He later worked for Aquafin, Inc., as Product and Sales Manager before transitioning to his current position at KOSTER American Corporation.

    David Fleming, CEO REV Birmingham

    REV Birmingham (REV) revitalizes places and energizes business to create vibrancy in the City of Birmingham. REV is an economic development organization that stimulates business growth and improves quality of life in Birmingham, Alabama’s City Center and its Neighborhood Commercial Centers. REV fuels commercial vitality through proactive business recruitment and retention activities, and by encouraging private and public investments that support economic growth citywide. REV’s initiatives generate positive results for partners, enhance tax revenue, generate and sustain jobs, increase tourism and positively influence perceptions about the City of Birmingham.


  • August 28, 2015 9:53 AM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)
    The Board has been conducting Town Hall Meetings around the State to inform licensees of proposed changes being considered regarding its Law and to solicit suggestions and recommendations.  The last chance to hear about these proposed changes is the webinar.  The Board will award 1 PDH for attending the webinar.


    Webinar - September 10, 2015 
    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm   CST

    The following information pertains to the Webinar. 

    WEBINAR LOGIN INFORMATION


    To connect to the Web Conference:
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    Click here: https://connect9.uc.att.com/service32/meet/?ExEventID=87400328

    TO CONNECT WITH YOUR *TELEPHONE ONLY* (no computer):
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    1. Choose one of the following numbers to dial:
          * Caller-Paid number: 713-353-0212
          * Toll-Free Number (in USA): 888-822-7517.
          * Blackberry (Caller-Paid): 7133530212x7400328#
          * iPhone (Caller-Paid): 7133530212,,7400328#

    2. When prompted, enter the Meeting Access Code: 7400328#

    To prepare in advance for the conference (for all devices): https://connect9.uc.att.com/service32/Prepare/.

    To view supported Operating Systems and devices: http://www.corp.att.com/attconnectsupport/supporteddevices
    Powered by AT&T Connect.
     



  • June 01, 2015 8:12 AM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)
    The Alabama Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors will be holding “Town Hall” style forums to present information regarding proposed Law and Rule changes, and changes to the license renewal process. 

    Please see their website for these proposed changes at http://www.bels.alabama.gov/



    The first two forums have been scheduled for Montgomery and Mobile, and the Board is attempting to schdeule addtional forums in Birmingham, Huntsville and Dothan.

    The Montgomery forum will be held on Tuesday June 9, 2015 from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm at:

    Troy University at Montgomery:
    Whitley Hall, Room 329
    231 Montgomery Street
    Montgomery, Alabama

    The Mobile Forum will be held on Wednesday July 29, 2015 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at:

    Marriott Hotel
    3101 Airport Boulevard
    Mobile, Alabama


  • May 18, 2015 8:27 AM | Joslyn Daniels (Administrator)

    SAVE THE DATE: 

    Annual Conference & XPO

    Aug. 27th at Rosewood Hall, Homewood AL 

    Topic will be: 

    Safe Room Design & Special Inspections


    More info coming SOON!


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