In this episode of the Construction Engineering Show, I spend some time discussing training and the need for civil engineers and construction personnel to always be thinking about training. Making the excuse that there aren’t enough hours in the day to train is no excuse – There is no reason to NOT be training in some form or fashion everyday. I expand on this subject in my article Engineers NEED To Train.
Concrete. Strong in compression, weak in tension, right? That was one of those really early civil engineering lessons that we learned about early in our 200-level Strength of Materials course. Steel. Strong in tension, kinda […]
OK, show of hands – How many of you admit to spending part of your youth at “Way Too Loud” music concerts? My hand is way up in the air. Back in the day, ignorance […]
In this episode of the Construction Engineering Show, I spend some time debriefing my recent training session on Traffic Incident Management (TIM). I spend some time discussing the hazardous environment that we, as construction professionals, […]