The Nitty Gritty

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Joseph Church, P.E. Joins Team Uretek

Joseph Church is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of South Carolina with over 20 years of experience in Civil Engineering. Church was recently hired by Uretek Mid-Atlantic as the Technical Sales Engineer for South Carolina. The Georgia Institute of Technology alumnus received both his B.S. in Civil Engineering and B.S. in Management in […]

Ingredients Guarantee Success for Women in Construction: Hard Work, Zeal, and a Dash of Rebellion

Last summer, Uretek Mid-Atlantic hired two women. Of course, they were not the first women to ever appear on the Uretek payroll, but they were the first to labor on the job site. Neither a purposeful decision nor a concerted effort to avoid a lawsuit influenced the decision, but both women were hired because they possessed both the skills and […]

Celebrate Engineer’s Week

  If you are looking for a reason to talk to a young person in your life about pursuing a career in engineering, this week was made for you! February 22-28 marks National Engineer’s Week, a nationwide effort to encourage interest in the engineering profession among youths. There is an alarming shortage of engineers in […]