Chuck Oswald attend ISIEMS 2017 and present on effects of internal explosions.

PEC to present at ISIEMS 2017 on Effects of Internal Explosions

Founding Senior Principal, Chuck Oswald is attending and presenting at the 17th International Symposium on the Interaction of the Effects of Munitions with Structures (17th ISIEMS) this week in Bad Neuenahr, Germany. His…


NCSEA Resilience Code Advisory Committee

PEC to serve on NCSEA Code Advisory Committee on Resilience

PEC engineer, Cliff Jones, has been appointed to the NCSEA Code Advisory Committee on Resilience as one of eight voting members. This newly formed subcommittee develops positions and recommendations on issues in the emerging field…


NCSEA Structural Engineering Summit 2017 Presentation Information

PEC in DC for 2017 NCSEA Structural Engineering Summit

PEC engineers Aldo McKay and Cliff Jones will be attending and presenting at the 2017 NCSEA Structural Engineering Summit in Washington, DC this week. This year, the conference is celebrating 25 years…


openFOAM CFD solver for cityscape blast loading

PEC is partnering with Synthetik Applied Technologies to Validate and Extend the OpenFOAM blastFOAM CFD Solver

blastFOAM is a high-performance, parallel CFD solver developed by Synthetik Applied Technologies.  The solver utilizes the OpenFOAM C++ library and is designed to model high-explosive detonation and blast wave propagation in complex…


PEC attend Texas State Collaborative Meeting on Resiliency.

PEC attended 2017 Texas State Collaborative Meeting on Resiliency

Cliff Jones went to the Texas State Capitol in Austin, Texas yesterday to attend the 2017 Texas State Collaborative Meeting on resiliency in construction. The Texas State Collaborative meeting was organized and led…


Bridge Security

Bridge Security – Protecting Critical Transportation Infrastructure from Terrorist Attacks

While buildings often take the majority of focus, transportation infrastructure has become a more frequent target of terrorist attacks in the recent decades. Since 1977, nineteen (19) terrorist attacks and plots were…


PEC is at the 2017 ASIS International Conference on Security

Carrie Davis is in Dallas attending the ASIS International 63rd Annual Seminar and Exhibits. The ASIS 2017 conference addresses the most pressing priorities and issues for security management professionals with 180+ expert-led case…


Kirk Marchand to present on facade performance at 2017 IABSE Symposium

PEC to present at 2017 IABSE Symposium on Facade Performance

PEC’s Kirk Marchand is attending and presenting at the 39th International Association of Bridge and Structural Engineers (IABSE) Symposium this week in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The 2017 IABSE Symposium theme “Engineering the Future”…


PEC attends the GANA 2017 Fall Conference

Carrie Davis attended the Glass Association of North America (GANA) 2017 Fall Conference in conjunction with GlassBuild America – The Glass, Window & Door Expo in Atlanta, Georgia in September 2017. Pairing these…


PEC is presenting at CONFAB 2017 on Near Contact Blast Effects in Tunnels

PEC’s Tim Brewer is attending and presenting at the 2nd International Conference on Structural and Safety under Fire and Blast Loading (CONFAB) 2017 this week at Brunel University in London, England. The…

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