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Continuing Ed Seminar for PEs Earning 6 PDH (HSW) Credits

TARRYTOWN, NY— Some 30 Professional Engineers attended the Construction Advancement Institute of Westchester & Mid-Hudson’s annual continuing education seminar on Oct. 19 at the Tappan Hill Mansion for a series of presentations under the banner of “Engineering – Knowledge, Innovation, Inspiration.”

The day-long program featured lectures by a panel of industry experts on subjects: These were: Concrete’s evolution to being sustainable, Managing your engineering practice to reduce liability, Innovations in our Industry, Geotechnical Engineering – building on and with earth materials, Geotechnical grouting: Introduction and Building compartmentalization utilizing fire-resistive materials.

Matthew Pepe, executive director of the BCA, served as program moderator, introducing seven guest speakers: William Lyons, III, FACI National Business Development Manager, Northeast & Mid-Atlantic Region, of The Euclid Chemical Company; Thomas H. Welby, Esq., PE and Anthony P. Carlucci, Esq. of the law firm Welby, Brady & Greenblatt LLP; Michael J. Squarzini, P.E., Co-CEO of Thornton Tomasetti; Alfred H. Brand, PE, D.GE, Technical Specialist consultant to Mueser Rutledge consulting Engineers; Matthew Cichetti, PE, Principal, Cichetti Engineering/Earth Construction Services and Jonathan B. Wohl, President, Wohl Diversified Services.

Since it was established in 2010, CAI’s continuing education program for P.E.s has attracted 480 New York State-licensed engineers who have earned a total of 2,880 PDHs (Professional Development Hours/HSW) toward license renewals.

Photos above moving clockwise:

From left, Matthew Cichetti, PE, Principal Cichetti Engineering/Earth Construction Svcs.; Anthony P. Carlucci, Esq., Welby, Brady I Greenblatt, LLP; Alfred H. Brand, PE, D.GE, Technical Specialist Consultant, Mueser Rutledge Consulting Engineers; Matthew Pepe, Executive Director, Building Contractors Association, Ross J. Pepe, Executive Director, Construction Advancement Institute; Laurel A. Brunelle, Program Coordinator, Construction Advancement Institute; Thomas H. Welby, Esq., PE, Welby, Brady & Greenblatt, LLP; Michael J. Squarzini, PE Co-CEO, Thornton Tomasetti; William Lyons, FACI National Business Development Manager, Northeast Mid-Atlantic
Region, The Euclid Chemical Company.

Far right, Ray Cholewka, P.E.

Seminar participants at the Tappan Hill Manor in Tarrytown, NY.

From left, guest presenters Thomas Welby, Esq., PE, and Anthony Carlucci, Jr., Esq., of the law firm WB&G, LLP.

From left, guest speakers and BCA board member Jon Wohl of Wohl Diversified Services and William Lyons, III, of the Euclid Chemical Company.

Photos: Margaret Fox Photography

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