Tag: People

Choosing Engineering: Creating That Which has Never Been

The great Albert Einstein once said, “scientists investigate that which already is; engineers create ...

From Toy Aeroplanes to 15-Story Hotels

At an early age I realized I liked designing and building things. In first ...

Engineering Week: Changing the Conversation Around Engineering

Based on current studies, America has a shortage of engineers, which is hurting our ...

Why I Became an Engineer : Turning Curiosity into a Career

Ever since I was young, I was always curious about how things were working ...

2017 ASHRAE David C.J. Peters Scholarship Winners

As a former senior vice president at Southland Industries, Dave Peters was one of ...

Using Lean Principles in Life and the Workplace

To inspire lean thinking, Southland employees are encouraged to compete in a monthly video ...

Optimizing an Internship to Cultivate a Personal Drive

Coming into Southland as a master’s student at California Polytechnic State University, I anticipated ...

Providing Personal and Professional Development

Bootcamp is an opportunity for employees to understand Southland’s culture and core values and ...