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SKA’s Freshly Minted PE, Kudos Kenzie!

June 14, 2022 - SKA is proud to announce that Kenzie Oakes has received notice from the NC Board of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors that she is now a licensed PE. Kudos Kenzie!

Ed Wrenn receives his RRO

June 14, 2022 - Congratulations to Ed Wrenn, Senior Technical Specialist, is now a Registered Roof Observer (RRO). Experienced in the investigation and assessment of exterior cladding systems Ed noted clients’ demand for the evaluation, review, and inspection of structures with large roofing systems. Working in conjunction with fellow SKA personnel on roofing projects he also researched and educated…

Dave Tepke Gives SCLLR-approved In-house Training for Charleston’s Building Inspection Division

May 23, 2022 - SKA’s David Tepke, PE was invited to conduct an in-house training session for the City of Charleston Building Inspections Division on May 17th 2022 at the Charleston Galliard Center. The SCLLR approved training was a live, interactive session that covered concrete deterioration and structural distress mechanisms local to the South Carolina Coast, expected service-life, structural…

Kenzie Oakes Speaks at NCHEA Districts III/IV Taking the Shock Out of Arc Flash

May 23, 2022 - Kenzie McCollum Oakes, our Electrical Engineering Intern, spoke on “Taking the Shock Out of Arc Flash” at last week’s NC Health Care Association District III / District IV joint meeting in New Bern NC. She works on arc flash studies at many existing facilities to help ensure that the electrical systems meet codes and standards…

May Work Anniversaries Making A Big Splash

May 18, 2022 - By mid May everyone is thinking about making that first splash in a pool or at the beach. These folks celebrated here dove, jumped, plunged or even cannon-balled into our SKA family determined and fully committed to doing their best for our clients and our communities.

Taco Party is a Wrap!

May 05, 2022 - Our staff loves photo booths and loves tacos but not necessarily in that order. We gathered to celebrate Cinco de Mayo complete with new sombrero toss game, typical cornhole game and new taco piñata. Fresh guacamole was engineered by Jeff Perrier and specialty cake provided by resident expert baker, Maguita Edwards. Click here to check out…

Ronald McDonald House Sport-A-Shirt, Share-A-Night 2022

April 26, 2022 - 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 22, 2022. 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…

April Work Anniversaries Spring’s Here!

April 22, 2022 - Spring is finally asserting itself now that we are in April. Refreshing, Inspiring, and Thriving. These words also describe these SKA employees. We can count on each of them always. We find them stimulating and great to be around. They never seem to tire of consistently giving their best.