Colby Co. employees, Emily Pinyard, PE, FPE and Jon Miller, CxA, participated in the “Ask an Engineer” Day at Portland High School. Project Lead the Way is a national non-profit program that provides engineering ciriculum to high school students. Portland High School has three engineering classes whose students participated in the “Ask an Engineer” Day.
Emily is a dual licensed Professional Engineer in Mechanical and Fire Protection Engineering. She spoke about HVAC and fire protection design and how it can afffect energy, health and safety. Jon is a Mechanical Engineer and a Certified Commissioning Authority. He spoke about his experience with commissioning projects including the new World Trade Center Transportation Center.