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2017 Excellence in Engineering Awards: Call for Entries!

Click here to download the 2017 EiSE Entry Packet.

Entries are due Thursday, April 6, 2017 and will be recognized at the May 2nd Dinner Meeting.

A special thank you to Gregory P. Luth & Associates, Inc. for becoming our first Firm Sponsor.

If you or your firm is interested in sponsoring, please contact the SEAONC office at office@seaonc.org to receive more information and benefits.

Renew Your Dues!

Log into your account in the upper righthand corner of the website. Once logged in, click on the Membership tab, then Dues Renewal. If you experience any complications, please contact the SEAONC office at 415-974-5147.

2016 - 2017 SEAONC Board of Directors

Dick Dreyer - President
Taryn Williams - Vice President
Kate Stillwell - Past President
Karl Telleen - Treasurer
Marguerite Bello - Director
Ayse Hortacsu - Director
Kevin Moore - Director
David Ojala - Secretary
Laura Whitehurst - Director

2016 SEAONC Scholarship Winners

Each year, SEAONC provides support to outstanding and high-achieving university students pursuing a career in structural engineering. In 2016, the SEAONC Board of Directors decided to award three $5,000 scholarships for use toward tuition, books, supplies and living expenses. SEAONC is proud to announce the winners of the 2016 SEAONC Scholarship Program are:

Jamie Brownell, San Francisco State University

Joyce Fung, Santa Clara University

Angelica Quach, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

SEAONC would to congratulate each of the winners and would like to thank all the applicants as well as the Northern California universities for participating in this year’s program!

Hensolt SEAONC Legacy Project- Call for Volunteers

Last year, SEAONC received a generous donation from the family of Walter Hensolt. Walter was a dedicated structural engineer for fifty years, where he was a principal at his firm, Chin & Hensolt Engineers. He left his professional legacy in the San Francisco Bay Area with signature projects such as the Transamerica Pyramid building, Candlestick Park, the St. Francis Hotel Tower, One Market Plaza and Marine World-Africa USA.

In honor of Walter’s gift, the Board approved a new initiative to create the Hensolt SEAONC Leagcy Project. The goal of the Hensolt SEAONC Legacy Project is to establish an interactive online timeline of the history of structural engineering in Northern California, featuring stories and backgrounds on the engineers, firms, landmarks and events that have shaped structural engineering in the Bay Area.  There will be an initial kickoff meeting planned for October and we will need volunteers of all ages to participate. Therefore, if you are interested in participating in this bold and exciting endeavor, please contact the SEAONC office at 415-974-5147 or office@seaonc.org.

 

SEAOC Press Release on American Canyon Earthquake

As the Napa region works to recover from the strongest California earthquake in 20-plus years, the rest of the State should be on notice that Sunday’s 6.0M American Canyon earthquake did not let us off the hook. Instead, this and every other recent earthquake should be taken as a wakeup call for residents and business owners in California and other seismically active regions of the US. To read more click here.

SEAONC Structural Engineers Referral List

This helpful new resource allows the public to easily search for Structural and Civil Engineers that specialize in specific areasof structural engineering. Results can be narrowed not only by specialities but also by location. To search for engineers using this tool click here.

Those structural/civil engineers desiring to be listed here should click here. SEAONC member login is required.

First Time Login Instructions for SEAONC Members

The Structural Engineers of Northern California are proud to announce the launch of the organization's new website. For the past two years, the website committee has been working with Aeronet Communications in developing and implementing a strategy to upgrade our existing website.  In order to log into the new SEAONC website for the first time, you must first reset your password. It's quick and straightforward.  Learn how to do this now so you can access website content exclusive to members only.

Join a Committee!

One of the most important aspect of SEAONC membership is participation in committees and now it's never been easier to join a committee.  Click here to find out more...

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New Publication from Professional Practices Committee

The Professional Practices Committee has just released a new publication entitled "Practice Considerations for the San Francisco Wood-Frame "Soft-Story" Seismic Retrofit Ordinance" For more information click here.

SEAOC 2016 Membership Directory

A 2016 directory of members of the Structural Engineers Association of California regional associations (SEAONC, SEAOCC, SEAOSC, and SEAOSD) is available here

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Monthly Newsletter

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