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Prior to attending
in Orlando, I had yet to participate in a convention that was sanctioned by a nationally recognized engineering organization. Consequently, in the weeks and months leading up to the event, I had no set of...Read More >>
Sometime near the start of my academic career, I identified the George Winter Award as an honor that I might hope to someday qualify for. My whole career has been premised on the notion that the arts and humanities inform engineering as much as...Read More >>
SEI is pleased to announce that we have been awarded a grant by the
Charles Pankow Foundation
for the project "Determination of Pressure Coefficients for High Rise Buildings of Different Aspect Ratios."The Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) of...Read More >>
Viet Le and I started the Documentary Nights for our
SEI Grad Student Chapter
at Northeastern University because we felt our events were focused exclusively on technical issues. As structural engineers, we are technical professionals, so a...Read More >>
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September 29-30, 2019
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Wood Pole Structures for Electrical Transmission Lines: Recommended Practice for Design and Use
Wood Pole Structures for Electrical Transmission Lines: Recommended Practice for Design and Use, MOP 141, provides comprehensive knowledge of the principles and methods for the design and use of wood poles for overhead utility line structures.
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