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Employee Appreciation Day Celebration

March 06, 2020 - SKA took time to appreciate employee’s hard work and dedication on Employee Appreciation Day. Each office provided breakfast or lunch for the employees to thank them for all they do on a daily basis. See more photos on Instagram.

Once again Engineering Week was a blast

February 27, 2020 - Engineering Week was loads of fun as we headed out to local schools to talk to students about engineering. As part of Introduce a Girl to Engineering, Structural Engineer, Erica Barber, and MEP Engineer Intern, Kenzie McCollum, presented to Hunter Elementary ACES girls about the types of engineering careers. Kenzie and Erica also led the…

SKA Superhero Year End Event

December 19, 2019 - The annual company-wide year end party was so much fun as we met at BoxCar Arcade in downtown Greensboro. This year the theme was Superhero and many came in character. Employees received awards given to those celebrating work anniversaries, including one for 25 years (See press release for complete list)! There was huge applause in…

Fall Festival 2019 brings with it some friendly competition

November 15, 2019 - The Fall Festival was great fun with lots of winners and ah-mazing fall temperatures. Winners included two cornhole champs, chili awards for Most Unique, Best Overall, and Hottest and one bake off winner. As usual, the competition heated up both in chili recipes and on the cornhole boards, with April Jones and Andrew Faircloth on…

SKA celebrates five employees pass PE exam

August 23, 2019 - SKA is proud to announce that five employees have recently passed their PE exam: Erica Barber, Kevin Baczynski, Patrick Phillips, Neil Frasier, and Caleb Martin. Each of the interns passed the PE Exam with requisite experience and will be making their way through the system to become registered PE’s very soon. We celebrate the hard work…

SKA congratulates Scott Singleton on obtaining RRC certification

June 07, 2019 - SKA is pleased to announce that Scott Singleton, PE, in the Greensboro office, has passed the Registered Roofing Consultant (RRC) certification. Scott fulfilled the requirement with more than 4 years of roof consulting experience and participated in seventy hours of continuing education (from attendance and a minimum of three roofing-related seminars). He also fulfilled requirements…

So much fun helping to end child poverty one nose at a time

May 16, 2019 - SKA enjoyed being a part of the Red Nose Day national fundraiser to end child poverty. Triad families have received national attention with the stats on children struggling with food insecurity. SKA decided to join with others to end child poverty one red nose at a time. We also challenged all a/e firms to become everyday…

Mike Parker presenting an interesting project case study at ASCE NC Spring Conference

May 13, 2019 - Mike Parker presents an interesting project case study regarding Duke Energy’s new Cliffside Concrete Chimney employing slip form concrete installation on May 17 at ASCE NC Spring Tech Seminar. The project involves a 500+ foot tall chimney in Gaffney, South Carolina. During the initial 100 foot of concrete slip forming of the base of the…