Insights by Nathan Rockwood, PE, SE

QAQC is the “secret ingredient” to success
QAQC is the “secret ingredient” to success

Do new employees understand the value of checking their work to confirm it follows the prescribed design criteria—or recipe for success?

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Megan’s got it right, she’s starting early
Megan’s got it right, she’s starting early

What really sets someone apart in the AEC industry? Each year, ENR attempts to answer this question as it honors outstanding young professionals in the architecture, engineering and construction industry.

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From Mentee to Mentor: How to Build a Career Based on Learning
From Mentee to Mentor: How to Build a Career Based on Learning

Nathan Rockwood interviews Stephen(Steve) Sullivan about his extensive career in the civil engineering field.

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FERC releases new water conveyance guidelines, keyword is ‘proactive’
FERC releases new water conveyance guidelines, keyword is ‘proactive’

FERC released Chapter 12 – Water Conveyance of the Engineering Guidelines for the Evaluation of Hydropower Projects to address safety issues for penstocks, canals, flumes or tunnels.

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Oroville incident improves spillway safety across the nation
Oroville incident improves spillway safety across the nation

There are new requirements and processes to improve dam spillway safety.

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Marshmallows: Complex tasks in broken into manageable parts
Marshmallows: Complex tasks in broken into manageable parts

For Engineer’s Week, Mead & Hunt’s Sacramento office celebrated by taking a brief afternoon break to participate in some fun.

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