Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania

Location

337 Fourth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Phone: (412) 261-0710 Email: eswp@eswp.com Get Directions

ESWP Annual Banquet Recap

Thanks to the more than 420 guests who attended ESWP’s 133rd Annual Banquet on February 15, the event was a big success.  Held at the Westin Hotel, the evening was filled with good food and fellowship, uplifting messages and entertaining presentations.  Congratulations to all of the award recipients in our Project of the Year program as well as ESWP’s Engineer of the Year, Jim Foringer of PennDOT District 11-0, and a special recognition for Dr. Deb Lange upon receiving ESWP’s Metcalf Award, the first female to do so in the history of the 53-year old award.

ESWP News!

The ESWP staff is back at it after our holiday break!  We hope you had an enjoyable holiday season.

Stop by for lunch, the dining room is open Monday – Friday, 11:30am-1:30pm.  Look for our new menu items to be announced soon.

Also, now is the time to make those Banquet Reservations for February 15th at the Westin Convention Center Hotel.  Info can be found here.

Women’s Forum held at ESWP

More than 120 attended the December 7 “Women’s Forum” held at ESWP. It was a great day for all attendees who participated in this informal “town hall” style discussion, led by Cheryl Moon-Sirianni.  Panelists from the A/E/C professions included Wendy Berrill, Ellen McLean, Lori Musto and Joyce Markosky. Keep on the lookout for the next Women’s Forum.

ESWP Scholarships awarded!

We received a high number of high quality ESWP member scholarship applications this year, leaving our panel of judges with some tough choices to make. Despite not being able to award all of the applicants, we would like to thank everyone for your interest in the program and for submitting your application. Remember that you may reapply in future years!  We are pleased to announce the awardees of the 2016 ESWP Members Scholarship: 1st Place, Varun Sharma, who will receive a $2500.00 award; 2nd Place: Garrett Smith, who will receive a $1250.00 award; and 2nd Place: Deidra Halapin, who will receive a $1250.00 award. Congratulations to our scholarship recipients, and we send best wishes to all of our applicants in reaching their education goals!

ESWP presents a Continuing Education Fair

Need PDHs? ESWP will offer you the chance to earn seven credit hours on September 7 at our Continuing Ed Fair.  Visit our Events page to view the sessions presented in the Transportation, Environmental and Industrial tracks.  We have a great program with more than 20 different sessions to choose from, all in the convenient location of downtown Pittsburgh.  Reserve now as space is limited!

 

Annual Banquet Highlights

The Annual Awards Banquet took place on February 18th and was attended by over 400 members and their guests.  The dinner was enjoyed by all and the program that followed included University of Pittsburgh and CMU Awards, the presentation of the Engineer, Projects of the Year and Metcalf Awards.  Folks then listened intently to Buddy Hobart, founder of Solutions21.  You can view the banquet video here.