SEAoAL Young Member Group
On November 8th, the YMG hosted a lunch and learn at Terracon on “Personal Safety for Jobsite Visits.” Willie Simpson, a Safety Consultant with UA Safe State, gave a very interactive presentation to a group of 18 attendees. Attendees were also treated to fajitas from Superior Grill thanks to Rebecca Bradford with Beck First Aid and Safety. Beck First Aid and Safety is a local Birmingham business that not only sales equipment but also holds training for first aid, CPR, etc. We would like to thank UA Safe State and Beck First Aid and Safety for sponsoring our meeting.
On January 10th, the YMG hosted a lunch and learn on ‘Modern Concrete Technology.” Philip Brandt, Secretary of ACI 360 and Vice-President with Euclid Chemical Company gave the presentation to 33 attendees. Mr. Brant discussed concrete mix design, vapor barriers, control joints, floor flatness and other items pertinent to today’s concrete construction. Attendees were also treated to a lunch from Zoe’s Kitchen. Attendance at the lunch and learn included members of the Alabama Chapter of ACI who were invited to attend the meeting. To learn more about the SEAoAL YMG, contact Jeremy Deal at email@example.com.
Young A/E/C Council of Birmingham
On December 19th, the SEAoAL YMG participated in a Joint Holiday Social hosted by the Birmingham ASCE YMG. More than 50 young Architects, Engineers, and Contractors turned out to network and provide toys for the Children’s Hospital Sugar Plum Shop. That you to all who participated. The YAEC Council has plans for several more events this year including a site visit to Region’s Park in Birmingham and a Community Service Project in coordination with the City of Birmingham. Event information is distributed through the SEAoAL YMG.