The Structural Engineering Channel

The Structural Engineering Channel


Latest Episodes

TSEC 77: Top Career Takeaways From Two Successful Engineers
May 12, 2022

In this episode, Mat and Cara talk about three career takeaways that stood out for them throughout their careers, and how those experiences helped them to grow as engineers. Engineering Quotes: - Here

TSEC 76: Mass Timber in Structural Engineering: Seeing the Bigger Picture
April 28, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Michelle Kam-Biron, P.E., SE, F. SEAOC, SECB, mass timber specialist at Structurlam, about mass timber in structural engineering and how engineers can become more involved

TSEC 75: Engineering Safer Skies With Performance-Based Seismic Design
April 14, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Joe Maffei, SE, Ph.D., LEED AP, an internationally recognized expert on the seismic evaluation, design, and retrofitting of structures, about the SFO Air Traffic Control To

TSEC 74: Structural Steel Design Explained
March 31, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Alex Morales, Assoc. AIA, EDAC, PMP, LEED Green Assoc., about structural steel design and how he went from architecture to falling in love with steel. He also talks about s

TSEC 73: Post-Tensioned Concrete Structures: Advantages of Using Post Tensioning
March 17, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Michael Hopper, P.E., an Associate Partner at LERA Consulting Structural Engineers, about post-tensioned concrete (PT) structures, what they are, some of the advantages of

TSEC 72: Why This Structural Engineer Chose to Go Back to Business School
March 03, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Derek Loush, P.E., who has worked as a senior project engineer for the past seven years and then decided to go back to business school to get his MBA at UNC Kenan-Flagler B

TSEC 71: The Peachoid Water Tower: Professional Judgment Skills for Engineers
February 17, 2022

In this episode, we talk to J. G. (Greg) Soules, Ph.D., P.E., S.E., P.Eng, a Senior Principal Structural Engineer and the Technical Authority for Seismic and Wind Engineering for CB&I, about his invol

TSEC 70: Lessons Learned From Our Top 10 Structural Engineering Episodes
February 03, 2022

In this episode, we review our Top 10 Structural Engineering Episodes since this podcast started and talk about some of the great lessons we learned from those podcast episodes. Here Are Our Top 10 St

TSEC 69: Fastening to Steel in Corrosive Environments: Proven Technologies That Work
January 20, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Christopher Gill, a senior product manager at Hilti, Inc, about fastening in corrosive environments and how structural engineers can help to decrease the corrosion of metal

TSEC 68: Structural Thermal Breaks: Benefits and Considerations for Engineers
January 06, 2022

In this episode, we talk to Alyson Hallander, a product engineer at Schöck, about structural thermal breaks, what it is, as well as some of the benefits and structural design considerations when worki