Calendar of Events

September 17, 2014

MnSPE's first seminar/webinar of the season: Indemnity Agreements – What Design Professionals Need to Know: Minnesota recently passed legislation changing the enforceability of certain indemnity agreements in construction and design contracts.  The seminar will walk through the changes in the legislation and best practices for avoiding unenforceable or onerous indemnity provisions.
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.; Attend in person at Zachry Engineering in Minneapolis or via live webinar.

September 18, 2014

This session will focus on the obligations of a professional engineer who learns of a significant bridge safety issue that may not be adequately addressed, obligation of a professional engineer to follow the most current technical standards and a professional engineer’s obligation to take action in connection with a company’s use of a potentially hazardous material. Register online!
Time: 12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m. (E.D.T.)

Engineering Laws, Rules & Regulations: 1 PDH
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Cost: $25 includes dinner & seminar
More information & registration

September 20, 2014

The American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) Celebrates 50th Anniversary in Chicago:
The ASPE invites NSPE members to join them for the 2014 American Society of Plumbing Engineers (ASPE) Convention and Exposition, September 20–24 in Chicago, Illinois. In addition to an exciting array of exhibits, a series of informative education sessions and many enjoyable social activities, the ASPE will also be celebrating 50 years of advancing plumbing engineering.
Details can be found here.

September 23, 2014

Buffalo Bills Ralph Wilson Stadium Construction Tour & Presentation/Luncheon
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Cost: $18 member & $25 non-member
Information & registration.

September 24, 2014

Quality Control & Quality Assurance at Constrction Sites: 8 PDHs
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $295-Member; $345-Sustaining Member; $395-Non-member
For more information & registration: Click Here

September 25, 2014

2014 Tennessee Engineers' Conference hosted by ASCE, ACEC of TN and TSPE
Early Registration ends on September 12.
Register Now!

September 29, 2014

September 30, 2014

Field Trip & Status Update of the Roundout/West Branch Bypass Tunnel Project
Time: 5:50 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Cost: $ 20 includes pizza & drinks
Must register by Sept. 23 - forms need to be filled out.
For more information & registration, send an e-mail to Chris Burke at