Got a case of the “Mondays” today? Have no fear, Meet MBA Monday is here! This post is featuring our newest member and Structural Engineer, Emily Gould. ONE: If you could master one craft, what would it be? Mastering woodworking would be awesome. It would be something practical, but also a creative outlet. TWO: If you could have any profession, other than your own, what would it be? I would really enjoy being a veterinarian, especially… Read more
Welcome back to another Meet MBA Monday! Today we highlight family man, world traveler, and Revit Technician, Josh Owens. ONE: Who or what inspires you most? My daughter. My driving force is to give her the life she deserves TWO: What would be your perfect off day? Pizza, football, beer, and no responsibilities. THREE: Who is your hero? My father. FOUR: Where is your dream vacation destination? Sitting on a beach in the Philippines with buko… Read more
Welcome back readers to a NEW Meet MBA Monday post! We have added some new team members to our crew and would love to introduce you to them. Today we highlight Structural Engineer Zack Coker. When he’s not in the office, Zack enjoys hunting and fishing, watching sports, or playing golf. ONE: If you could have any profession, other than your own, what would it be? I would enjoy being a fighter jet pilot. I like to go… Read more
It was brought to our attention that a former employee posted a racially insensitive comment to social media. MBA Engineers, Inc was listed as their place of employment. We have contacted the person to remove our company’s name to which they have complied. MBA would like to stress that we do not condone such conduct from our current employees and those violating the social media policy will receive strict consequences and or termination. Thank you… Read more
Thursday June 14, 2018, AIA Birmingham hosted their Annual Design Awards at Saturn Birmingham. MBA was honored to be a part of several different teams recognized that evening, including the winning team for the Mayor’s Choice Award for Tuggle K-5 Elementary School. You can see the full list of those winners here.
Last Tuesday, we had the privilege of speaking at the January meeting for the Birmingham Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). This particular chapter meeting was expanded to include a total of three hours of continuing education and seven exhibitors, all with a focus on designing structures using wood and timber materials. Engineer and Associate Jason Partain, presented “Wood Design: What your Structural Engineer Wants You to Know” at the event. In his presentation,… Read more
Happy Monday, Readers! We hope you are all caught up on previous Meet MBA Monday posts. Today is an exciting Meet MBA Monday because we are introducing you to one of our new members in the Civil Department featuring Civil Designer, Chance Bridges. ONE: If you could master one craft, what would it be? Why master one when you can master them all? For real though, probably audio engineering. TWO: What is the coolest thing you own?… Read more
We are winding down on our Meet MBA Monday posts and we hope you have enjoyed these so far. Today we are highlighting outdoors-man and Structural Engineer, Jamieson Matthews. ONE: If you could master one craft, what would it be? Painting landscapes like Bob Ross TWO: If you could play a role in a television show or movie, who would it be? Han Solo from Star Wars THREE: Who is your hero? My grandfather, Pop FOUR: Where is… Read more
It is a beautiful day here in Birmingham and today is Meet MBA Monday! We are featuring another member of the Civil Department and our local kombucha brewmaster, Principal Engineer Cale Smith. ONE: What is the coolest thing you own? A record player. Or, all of Dwight Gooden’s baseball cards. But, most of my friends don’t know Dwight Gooden. Nor do they know about records. Maybe I should get new friends. TWO: If you could have any… Read more
The University of Alabama at Birmingham broke ground on a new $39.5 million Arts and Sciences Building on Sept. 19, 2017. We are ecstatic to be working with Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood Inc. on this project and to see UAB’s continuous growth. You can check out the entire article here.