Colby Co. Volunteers at Ask an Engineer Day

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.

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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.

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