Chattanooga Engineers Club

Meeting Notices - 2013


January February March April
May June July August
September October November December




January

7
Forensic EngineeringMatthew G. Richardson, Donan Engineering Co., Inc.
14
Exposing High School Students to Architecture, Construction and EngineeringTara Maner, CivilSmith, LLC.
21
Mueller's new R&D presence in ChattanoogaPaul Gifford, Mueller's Director of R&D
28
Schools of Construction and General Contractors Student CompetitionTeam Members John Visage, Scott Turk, Heath Slaten, Robert Plank, Emily Wilson, Molly Preskitt, Harrison Bostwick, and Paul Brakebill


February

4
Learning Blade for STEM EducationDane and Sheila Boyington
11
Regional Sustainability, the Mission and Projects of green|spacesAnj McClain, green|spaces
18
E-Week Kickoff Luncheon — “Engineering a Smarter City with Smart Grid, Harold DePriest, President/CEO, Electric Power Board
25
TDOT SR 840: An EPSC Success StoryJeff Hoilman, PE, Arcadis


March

4
Engineering a Social Media Presence — Do you LinkedIn?Strat Parrott
11
Main Terrain ParkFritz Brogdon(City of Chattanooga Engineering Department), David Craig (Ross/Fowler), Chris Davis (Volkert)
18
Moccasin Bend & Stringer’s Ridge — Gateway PlanKaren Hundt, Regional Planning Authority
25
3D Prototyping and MakerspaceTim Youngblood, Chatt*Lab


April

1
Water and Wastewater TodayBob Borneman, P.E., Arcadis
8
UTC Senior Design PresentationsStudents Emily Stark (“The Mini Bajaers”) and Joshua Ware (“The Wind Farmers”)
15
UTC Senior Design PresentationsStudents Lanze Berry & Philip Andrew Pirkle (“The Cool Solars”); Ryan Tuggle and William Wilson (“Anderson Avenuers")
22
Moving Beyond Compliance and Aiming for Environmental ExcellenceTyler Jeffrey, Director, TDEC Chattanooga Field Office.
29
PLANT TOUR- Southtree - A reproduction service of tapes, film, photos, audioTour by Nick Maaco, Co-Founder


May

6
Seabrook Hurricane Flood Protection Navigation Gate StructureMaurice Bandy, PE, Arcadis
13
Pumps 101Rick Walker, Tencarva Machinery Company
20
Climate Risk Management: Challenges and OpportunitiesDr. Benjamin Preston, ORNL Deputy Director of Climate Change Science Institute
27
No Meeting in observance of Memorial day -


June

3
Advanced Manufacturing Curriculum and NDE CertificationDr. Justin Stacy & Ian Moreau, ChSCC
10
Small Modular ReactorsJeffrey Perry, TVA
17
CO.LAB GIGTANK 2013Mike Bradshaw, Entrepreneur in Resident of CO.LAB;
24
Robotics for STEMScott Rosenow, Battle Academy Magnet; Dr. Richard Manning, UTC Adjunct Professor


July

1
Performance Metrics and Application Experiences on a Cray CS300-AC Cluster SupercomputerDr. Vincent Betro, ORNL/UTK
8
US-27/SR-29: Olgiati Bridge to Signal Mountain RoadJames Floyd, PE, Volkert Engineering
15
Pervious ConcreteAlan Sparkman, Executive Director of the Tennessee Concrete Association
22
International Building Code (IBC) Special InspectionsRussell Ashburn, III, PE, GEO Services
29
PLANT TOUR - Coker Antique and Classic TiresTour by Raime Brown; Great Race, Tours and Events Coordinator for Coker Tire


August

5
Emerging Economic IndustriesAshlee Patten & Mark Fleck, Patten & Patten, Inc. Portfolio Managers
12
Implementation of Technologies for Nuclear Security SafeguardsJeffrey Chapman, CHP, PE, ORNL Nuclear Security and Isotope Technology Divisior
19
Contech Engineered Solutions & InnovationsJoe Spain, Contech
26
Engineering the Ability to WalkAnnette Raymond, Fillauer Biomedical Engineer


September

2
No meting in observance of Labor Day -
9
Resource: RainMark Heinzer, Manager of Chattanooga Public Works Department & Sarah Weeks, Senior Planner for the Regional Planning Agency
16
UTSI PHD in Engineering Management ProgramJames Simonton, Ph.D., PE, UT Space Institute
23
Chickamauga Lock ReplacementJamie James, P.E., U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
30
PLANT TOUR - Whirlpool, Cleveland PlantTour Guides: Gene Sparks, Mike Bacon, Lisa Pluckebaum


October

7
Challenges and Innovative Approaches at a Complex Remediation SiteAndrew Romanek, P.E., CDM Smith
14
Overview of Assistive TechnologyEzra Reynolds, Signal Centers Assistive Technology Services
21
EPB LEED Certification ProcessElizabeth Hammitt, EPB, Administrator – Environmental Policy, Strategic Research
28
Case Studies of Soil Nail Launching in TennesseeNate Beard, P.E. and J. Reid Bailey, Geostabilization International


November

4
Engineering a TunnelCharles (Andy) Stone, Ph.D., P.E., JACOBS Engineering
11
No meeting in observance of Veterans Day. -
18
Asset Reliability Excellence with Total Productive ManufacturingTony Neading, Business Excellence Solutions
25
No meeting in Observance of Thanksgiving -


December

2
Green Initiatives at La-Z-BoyCody Buell, La-Z-Boy Environmental and Safety Generalist
9
Ooltewah Elementary: From Inception to OpeningHarry L. Hawkins, BCE, Thompson Engineering, Manager, Tennessee Operations
16
Reflection and Vision for Chattanooga Engineers ClubTerry Reynolds, Past CEC President (1996)
23
No meeings for rest of year in observance of Christmas HolidaysSpeaker
30
No meeings for rest of year in observance of Christmas HolidaysSpeaker