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David Keatts presents at ICRI Mega Demo

November 10, 2021 - David Keatts, PE, recently spoke at ICRI Carolinas Chapter Mega Demo in Raleigh. The two-day event featured technical and educational presentations from eight companies. SKA presented a case study covering the restoration of exterior concrete basins at the Mitchell Filter Plant in Greensboro, NC. SKA was the engineer of record on this project and was…

SKA Scott Singleton speaks at IIBEC 2 Day Course

November 03, 2021 - Our employees often participate in learning opportunities and, also present when it is appropriate to do so. We are fortunate to have many experts and thought leaders in the industry as part of our team. Scott Singleton is presenting a course for IIBEC entitled Exterior Wall Quality Assurance. Exterior Wall Quality Assurance is a two-day…

SKA Project Wins ENR Award of Merit

October 22, 2021 - Winning engineering awards… it’s not why we do what we do, but it’s always nice to get recognition. NCSU Memorial Belltower won the 2021 ENR Award of Merit for Restoration. Putting the mechanical systems for heating and cooling underground was just one of the challenges. Structural challenges abounded with adding in a winding staircase and…

October Work Anniversaries Celebrating Hard Working Folks

October 22, 2021 - Fall festivities bring with it hayrides, bonfires, pumpkin carving and oodles of festivals. In between bites of apple pie, we pause a moment to celebrate the October Work Anniversaries for these hard working SKA teammates: Bob Kennerly, Ron Coleman, Mike Smith, Todd Capps, and Tim Norton.

September Work Anniversaries Cooler Temperatures Bring Cool Celebrations

September 23, 2021 - As the cooler weather sets in, we pause a moment to celebrate the September Work Anniversaries for these great SKA teammates: Emerson Crawford, Hilary Vickerman, Nick Tribble, Tim Cook, and Aaron Bopp.

SKA partners with Boy Scout Troop 107 for Greenway Clean Up

September 20, 2021 - SKA Consulting Engineers partnered with Boy Scout Troop 107 to clean up a section of the Bicentennial Greenway on August 29. Twelve BSA Troop 107 Scouts, a Western Guilford HS student, four Adult Leaders and Scoutmaster Eric Barham (SKA Information Systems/Facilities Manager), took to the outdoors to clean up a section of the Bicentennial Greenway…

SKA enjoyed recent UNCG Nursing Building Ribbon Cutting

September 28, 2021 - SKA staff enjoyed the groundbreaking ceremony for the Nursing Instruction Building at UNC Greensboro recently. SKA provided structural design and building envelope engineering for this new 180,000 square foot, state-of-the-art teaching and research facility. SKA also provided building envelope commissioning and special inspections. The new facility includes classrooms, research suites, and a community engagement center;…

Recent tour of beautiful NC A&T ERIC Building

September 01, 2021 - SKA recently was treated to a tour through the beautiful Engineering Research and Innovation Complex (ERIC) Building, located prominently at the main entrance to NC A&T State University in Greensboro (EYP Architecture and Engineering, Architects). SKA provided structural design, as well as MEP and building envelope commissioning for the project. The facility is top notch…