Guiding the Next Generation of Engineers

Brandon Trate, P.G. and Chris Kotch, P.G. met with a geology class at Brandon’s alma mater, Kutztown University. In addition to discussing the environmental projects they encounter, they talked about the need for undergraduates to complement their technical studies with courses in business and marketing. The pair received a resounding THANK YOU from the professor and students.

Josh Lutton, PE, LEED AP and Mike Dean, EIT, MEP Department joined forces with Tim Sisock, CSI, CDT from Construction Services to give a class of 18 Lafayette College engineering students an overview of project design and management, drawing examples from their work at BIA. Topics included a discussion about Building Information Modeling (BIM) software and an introduction to basic mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems.