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RI Section Dinner Meeting - Thinking Big
Apr
12
5:30 PM17:30

RI Section Dinner Meeting - Thinking Big

Please join the ASCE-Rhode Island section on April 12, 2018 for our April dinner meeting. Click here to register. 
 

LOCATION:

Waterman Grille
4 Richmond Square, Providence, RI

SPEAKERS:
David Odeh, Principal Odeh Engineers, Inc
Angela Fante, Associate Principle, Ballinger

The presentation will focus on the unique structural design challenges associated with the design of this new landmark building on campus.  Structural design topics will include the high capacity pile foundation system, lateral force resisting system, and the exposed-to-view steel trusses and connection detailing.  The presentation will also focus on the importance of the collaboration between OEI and Ballinger structural engineers, the enhanced coordination between the structural engineers and the construction manager/steel fabricator, and the high level of importance assigned to communication between the design team and the special inspectors on site. 

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STEM Expo
Mar
10
9:00 AM09:00

STEM Expo

Join the Younger Members Group at the March 10th STEM Expo in Mansfield MA. We will be participating in four 30-minute workshops to demonstrate civil engineering principles to 4th through 6th graders. Volunteers are needed so please message us if you are interested in helping!

 

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Younger Members Group February Board Meeting
Feb
6
5:00 PM17:00

Younger Members Group February Board Meeting

The ASCE Younger Member Group will be holding our regular monthly meeting Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 5:00pm. We will be discussing past and upcoming events. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

The meeting will be held at:

Conf: (844) 566-5330
Passcode: 80710072

Click here for past meeting minutes

 

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Younger Member Group November Board Meeting
Nov
7
5:30 PM17:30

Younger Member Group November Board Meeting

The ASCE Younger Member Group will be holding our regular monthly meeting Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 5:30pm. We will be discussing past and upcoming events. All are welcome and encouraged to attend.

The meeting will be held at:

AECOM
10 Orms St, Suite 405
Providence, RI

Additionally, call-in information is available below if you are unable to attend in person. Pizza and soda will be provided. If you are interested in attending please send us an email using the contact form so that we can plan accordingly. 

Conf: (844) 566-5330
Passcode: 84889873

 

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 RI Section October Dinner Meeting
Oct
19
5:30 PM17:30

RI Section October Dinner Meeting

Please join us on Thursday, October 19 at the Iron Works Tavern in Warwick, RI for our October Dinner Meeting.

Topic:

The Forests and Wood Construction in the US


Speaker:

Erik Nelson, Principal, Structures Workshop

 

Erik Nelson, Principal, at Structures Workshop in Providence, RI, will present the talk titled, "The Forests and Wood Construction in the US".  He will describe wood production practices from the 1600s until now and how our relationship with the trees has changed, the industrialization of the wood process, why and where wood is developed (for example, why do we not use our local wood).  Also, he will discuss hardwood vs. softwood use in New England, and innovators and innovations in design and use.  At the end he will examine which forests are under threat, which are thriving, and ways to use local wood in our construction projects.   

 

Click here to register now!

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Rhode Island Infrastructure Summit
Sep
26
8:30 AM08:30

Rhode Island Infrastructure Summit

The following is posted on behalf of the Rhode Island Infrasture Bank. 

You are cordially invited to attend the inaugural Rhode Island Infrastructure Summit, where you can join government policymakers and private sector experts for a discussion of Rhode Island's infrastructure and the opportunities and challenges that it presents for economic development. To view the agenda for the day, please visit our event page at https://whova.com/web/riis_201709/.

Complimentary meals and parking will be provided.

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PawSox Game
Aug
24
6:00 PM18:00

PawSox Game

  • 1 Columbus Avenue Pawtucket, RI, 02860 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Family fun, food, and fireworks at McCoy Stadium. Come cheer on Pawtucket Red Sox as they take on the Buffalo Bisons. All ages are welcome. An all-you-can-eat BBQ will be held under a Pre-Game Party Terrace prior to the game. This event has been a huge success in the past, and we hope you can join us again this year!

  • BBQ starts at 6 pm
  • Game begins at 7:05 pm
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