Pedestrian Access Considerations at Transit Stations Description | Presenter John Nawn will take us through some critical pedestrian accessibility issues and nuances at transit stations, including walkways, parking, floor surface, platform, and vehicle considerations. Mr. Nawn will discuss various codes and standards and their application to the safe and efficient movement of pedestrians, riders, and […]
Engineering Open House Saturday, February 25, 2023 at 8:30 AM until 2:30 PM Eastern Standard Time Map and Directions Wilkes University 84 W South St Wilkes Barre, PA 18766 United States Come visit our campus during an Open House! Click here to learn more.
Date | Monday, March 6, 2023 Time | 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM Fee| Member - Free / Non-Member - $30 Infrastructure design is evolving in response to new net-zero laws and policies focused on resilience and sustainability. Increased climate variability and surging population growth are placing greater demands on limited resources such as water, energy, […]
Regular RAC Meetings Individuals can join the virtual meetings via Zoom. Zoom Meeting Link - Opens In A New Window Meeting ID: 361 131 6502 Passcode: 259161 Dial-in Number: 1-301-715-8592 More information | https://www.dli.pa.gov/ucc/Pages/UCC-Review-and-Advisory-Council.aspx
Forensic Engineering of Accident Analysis Description | When an accident occurs, the people involved may be unable to recall the exact events or have conflicting versions of what happened. Accident reconstruction is a field dedicated to analyzing facts from the post-crash examination. In effect, accident reconstruction works in reverse, studying the documented evidence from the […]
EVs are Not a Panacea Part 1 | Changes needed to transportation policy, engineering, and urban planning to make EVs a viable option Description | Coming Soon. Objective | Coming Soon. Presenter | Joseph F. Maida, PE, President | Maida Engineering, Inc. Date | Thursday, May 18, 2023 Agenda 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM| Webinar 1:00 PM – […]
EVs are Not a Panacea Part 2 | Life Cycle Assessment – Supply chair, infrastructure, maintenance, and the end-of-life recycling and disposal of the vehicles Description | Coming Soon. Objective | Coming Soon. Presenter | Lisa A. Peterson, PhD, P.E., President | Aftan Engineering, LLC Date | Thursday, June 15, 2023 Agenda 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM| […]
Early Design Decisions: Priming Mass Timber Projects for Success Description | Mass timber is a unique, non-commodity building material, and to lay the groundwork for success, certain critical decisions must be made as early as possible. These decisions can have a big impact on cost and can either increase or limit opportunities later in design. […]