People

We pride ourselves on putting our people and our communities first. Everything from maintaining client relationships, to participation in charity events, to tips for employee development can be found here in The Big Room.

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 ...

Giving Back: Phoenix Rescue Mission

It’s no secret that the summers in Arizona are dangerously rough, even for the ...

2017 ASHRAE David C.J. Peters Scholarship Winners

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

Giving Back: Rebuilding Together 2017

Rebuilding Together is a nationwide non-profit organization that relies on volunteer relationships to provide ...

5 Tips for Making the Most of Your Internship

Whether this is your first internship or your third, knowing how to take full ...

Women in Construction: Utilizing Existing Tools for Leadership Development

Southland Industries’ Michelle Peters and Jessica Baker recently collaborated with Pankow Builders on a Design-Build ...