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CPN of North Carolina announces three 2017 Star Awards winners

May 17, 2017 - CPN of North Carolina announces three 2017 Star Awards winners

Homeless Care Packages “Homelessness is an experience — not a person.”

May 12, 2017 - SKA employees gathered to pack homeless care packages and to learn about the Interactive Resource Center (IRC) in Greensboro. Scott Singleton, PE, shared about the IRC resources for the homeless such as showers, laundry services, and barbershop and encouraged staff to take a tour of this unique community resource. Brad Ehrhardt, past SKA president, shared…

2nd Annual SKA Cinco de Mayo Taco Bar

May 05, 2017 - SKA engineers and staff gathered together for the 2nd Annual Cinco de Mayo Taco Bar. Celebrations included Jeff’s homemade guac, which is highly regarded by all who tastes it, and Maguita’s divine Strawberry Cake. The competition was heating up when… Katherine brought in her pink lemonade cupcakes! Laughter and recipes were shared by many in hopes…

2017 Spring ASCE NC Section Technical Conference

May 03, 2017 - SKA’s David Tepke, PE of the Charleston, SC office and Keith Rittenhouse, PE of the Charlottesville, VA office participated as speakers at the 2017 Spring ASCE NC Section Technical Conference in Durham, NC this past Friday (April 28). David presented on the mechanisms and identification of materials-related distress in concrete structures and Keith presented on…

Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts Groundbreaking

April 27, 2017 - SKA Consulting Engineers Continues Work On $78 million PAC. The long-awaited ground-breaking ceremony for the Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts took place on April 26th and SKA Consulting Engineers attended in full force to support this major project that will affect the downtown Greensboro and surrounding Triad area. While the groundbreaking was symbolic in…

SKA Consulting Engineers continues to adopt section of Greensboro’s Bicentennial Greenway for Earth Day

April 26, 2017 - Firm focuses on big impact strategies for the environment and communities firm-wide SKA Consulting Engineers is excited to again celebrate Earth Day with the firm’s commitment to adopting a two-mile stretch of the Greensboro Parks & Recreation Department’s Greensboro’s Bicentennial Greenway. “Again, this year, SKA has chosen to give back to one of the communities…

Long-time Employees for SKA Consulting Engineers Announce Retirement

April 17, 2017 - After a combined 130 years of dedicated service, much-deserved retirements approach. GREENSBORO, NC (April 17th, 2017) – SKA Consulting Engineers, Inc., has announced the retirement of three dedicated, long-time employees – Bob Kennerly, Co-Founder and Structural Engineer, effective summer of 2017, Brad Ehrhardt, President and Structural Engineer, effective June 30, 2017 and Carole Vaughan, Controller,…

SKA host SSPC ‘Developing an Effective Coating Specification’ course.

April 12, 2017 - Students gathered together for a SSPC Developing an Effective Coating Specification course which focuses on the technical requirements to consider when preparing specifications for coating work. The course lasted for three days and will end with an exam and certification. SKA co-sponsored the event and enjoyed hosting here in sunny Greensboro.