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And the winner is…

November 22, 2017 - SKA Consulting Engineers recently sponsored a booth at the CAI-SC Annual Conference in Myrtle Beach, NC. We are grateful so many folks stopped by to find out more about SKA and the many engineering and testing services that we offer. While visiting, we provided them with the opportunity to enter to win a drawing for a…

CAI Presentation “If these walls could talk, listening to your building to extend its life”

November 17, 2017 - Dave Tepke, PE, and Nick Tribble presented  “If these walls could talk, listening to your building to extend its life” on November 16th at the CAI Conference in Myrtle Beach. The presentation was well received and the conference was a great time of learning and networking.

SKA puts Third Greenway Clean Up in the Bag

November 16, 2017 - On November 15th, SKA employees complete the third Greenway Clean Up for the year, and the 9th since the Earth Day Commitment in 2015. Employees enjoyed the cooler temps as they collected bags of trash and cleared the sidewalk of debris. The commitment to clean the greenway involves 2 miles of Greenway from West Market…

Tepke and Tribble Speak at CAI Conference Nov. 16

November 15, 2017 - At the CAI conference on November 16 in Myrtle Beach, SC, our own Dave Tepke, PE, and Nick Tribble will share types of building distress and maintenance issues, and the proper inspection techniques and maintenance of critical building systems and components for avoiding early damage and extending the life of a building. Tips will be…

Winners abound in this year’s Fall Festival

November 03, 2017 - Winners included two cornhole champs, chili awards for Most Unique, Best Chili, and Hottest Chili and one bake off winner with a southern recipe Lady Baltimore cake. The competition heated up both in chili recipes and on the cornhole boards. Much strategizing could be heard afterward on how to overcome the cornhole champs next year….

Breast Cancer Awareness Celebration

October 30, 2017 - On Friday, Oct. 27th, we celebrated Breast Cancer Awareness! This year in our efforts to support colleagues, family members, friends, and all who have had to fight the breast cancer battle, our very own engineer, Ania Reich, donated one of her amazing quilts, that’s truly a work of art like no other, for a raffle to…

SKA teams with Tim Haahs and CPN for Parking Deck Design and Inspection lunch and learn

October 09, 2017 - On October 5, SKA Consulting Engineers teamed with Mike Martindill, a parking deck consultant with Tim Haahs, and Construction Professionals Network (CPN) Piedmont Region to put on a lunch and learn, Parking Deck Design and Inspection. Chuck Cardwell of the SKA Charlotte office, and Mike spoke about design of new parking structures, as well as…

SKA leaps to new heights with Rugged Maniac

October 05, 2017 - On Sept. 30, as part of SKA’s wellness initiatives, staff gathered for a Rugged Maniac race in Julian, NC. We challenged ourselves on 25 obstacles including mud pits, fence climbing and quad burner obstacles over 5 kilometers. The SKA team plans to participate again next year and will be ready! To join us, see ruggedmaniac.com.