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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…

SKA’s Cinco de Mayo was a spicy event

May 09, 2019 - SKA staff loves to gather to celebrate and especially loves tacos! We gathered to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, complete with Jay Neff’s spicy slow cooked black beans, Jeff Perrier’s incredible guacamole, and ended on a confetti cake pop surprise by resident expert baker, Maguita Edwards. Click here to check out more photos on our Instagram feed.

Calling all A/E Heroes to join us in combating child poverty

May 09, 2019 - SKA issues a challenge to all a/e firms to join with us in fighting child poverty by purchasing a red nose at Walgreens. Red Nose Day is May 23rd and we can’t wait to see your companies join with us to raise money for food insecure children. Red Nose Day has raised nearly $150 million…

Ronald McDonald House Sport a Shirt

April 29, 2019 - SKA Consulting Engineer’s Greensboro office “sported” a shirt along with thousands of others to show we care about the families served annually by Ronald McDonald House, on Friday, April 26, 2019. What is Sport-A-Shirt, Share-A-Night? Sport-A-Shirt, Share-A-Night is teamwork, volunteering, and telling our story.  It’s wearing a t-shirt for one night to show that you…

With the addition of Nick Tribble, SKA now has 3 RROs

April 26, 2019 - SKA is pleased to announce that Nick Tribble has passed the Registered Roof Observer certification and becomes the third employee to gain this certification. Nick fulfilled the requirement of experience as he has served in the role QA inspector/consultant in roofing for two cumulative years and participated in twelve hours of continuing education (from a…

Tepke speaks at upcoming ICRI Spring Convention

April 03, 2019 - Dave Tepke joins with Bryan Wood in this fascinating case study involving the assessment, repair and preservation of an NFL stadium. Issues presented include structural concrete repairs, joint replacement and aesthetic waterproofing to address deterioration and original construction defects that contributed to accelerated deterioration and leaking into conditioned spaces.  A condition assessment identified severely deteriorated…